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How To Educate A Citizen: The Power of Shared Knowledge to Unify a Nation Paperback – 8 September 2020

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Hirsch makes a compelling case the contemporary political chasms in America and our ongoing educational doldrums have same root cause: a lack of common learning that allows communication and understanding. -- Daniel T. Willingham ― Professor, University of Virginia

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ JOHN CATT EDUCATIONAL LTD (8 September 2020)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 198 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1913622045
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1913622046
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 20.9 x 1.5 x 14.7 cm
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E. D. Hirsch, Jr. is the founder of the Core Knowledge Foundation and professor emeritus of education and humanities at the University of Virginia. He is the author of several acclaimed books on education issues including the best-seller Cultural Literacy. With his subsequent books The Schools We Need and Why We Don’t Have Them, The Knowledge Deficit, and The Making of Americans, Dr. Hirsch solidified his reputation as one of the most influential education reformers of our time.

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