Ancients and axioms: secondary education in eighteenth-century New England.

by Robert Middlekauff

Publisher: Arno Press in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 218 Downloads: 74
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    • Edition Notes

      Original ed. issued as Miscellany 77 of Yale historical publications.

      SeriesAmerican education: its men, ideas, and institutions. Series II, Yale historical publications. Miscellany, 77
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLA222 .M53 1971
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 218 p.
      Number of Pages218
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4468569M
      ISBN 100405037139
      LC Control Number79165725

Mather C. (). Magnalia Christi Americana. Or, the ecclesiastical history of New England from its first planting, in the year unto the year of our Lord, T. 1. Hartfort: Silas Andrus & Son. Middlekauff R. (). Ancients and axioms: secondary education in eighteenth-century New England. New Haven: Yale University Press. Pasek Z. Huey B. Long, Continuing Education of Adults in Colonial America (Syracuse, N.Y.: Syracuse University Publications in Continuing Education, ); Robert Middlekauff, Ancients and Axioms: Secondary Education in Eighteenth-Century New England (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, );. Middlekauf, Robert () Ancients and Axioms: Secondary Education in Eighteenth-Century New England, Yale University Press, New Haven. Mulhern, James () A History of Secondary Education in Pennsylvania, published by the author. National Education Association () Report of the Committee of Ten on Secondary School. The Latin schools began to give way to the academies in the middle of the eighteenth century. BIBLIOGRAPHY. Middlekauff, Robert. Ancients and Axioms: Secondary Education in Eighteenth-Century New England. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, Edgar r. See alsoColonial Society; Education; School, District; Schools, Private.

United Kingdom - United Kingdom - 18th-century Britain, – When Georg Ludwig, elector of Hanover, became king of Great Britain on August 1, , the country was in some respects bitterly divided. Fundamentally, however, it was prosperous, cohesive, and already a leading European and imperial power. Abroad, Britain’s involvement in the War of the Spanish Succession had been brought.   New York History 45 (): – McMahon, Lucia. Mere Equals: The Paradox of Educated Women in the Early American Republic. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, Middlekauf, Robert. Ancients and Axioms: Secondary Education in Eighteenth-Century New England. New Haven: Yale University Press, Moroney, Siobhan. Education. BA, University of Washington PhD, Yale University. Ancients and Axioms: Secondary Education in Eighteenth-Century New England (New Haven: Yale University Press, ). Contact. [email protected] The Education Act created the first nationwide system of state-funded secondary education in England and Wales, echoed by the Education (Northern Ireland) Act One of the three types of school forming the Tripartite System was called the grammar school, which sought to spread the academic ethos of the existing grammar schools. Grammar schools were intended to teach an .

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Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): (external link) http. This tradition in its New England setting is the subject of this book. 'When I began to read in the sources, I had no such specific concern; I was simply interested in secondary education (a term which New Englanders would not have recognized but which I have taken to mean the education given scholars between elementary and college years).

ANCIENTS AND AXIOMS: Secondary Education in Eighteenth-Century New England. Robert Middlekauff (New Haven: Yale University Press, Pp. viii $) The title (or rather the subtitle) of this work is somewhat misleading.

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By ROBERT MIDDLEKAUFF. Yale Historical Publications, Mis-cellany (New Haven: Yale University Press, i Pp. Xii, 2i8. $) Up until the appearance of Samuel Eliot Morison's Puritan Pronaos in i, most historians of secondary education in colonial New England.

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(Oxford: Oxford University Press, ) reprinted in paperback (Berkeley: University of California Press, ). UNIT I THE RULES OF LATIN Throughout the seventeenth, eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, New England schoolboys learned their elementary Latin from the textbook, Cheever's author, Ezekiel Cheever, was born January 25 th,in England where he finished Christ's Hospital School in also attended Emmanuel College in Cambridge prior to his arrival in America in.

This course of study prepared pupils for higher education and stood in contrast to that of petty schools, which provided rudimentary instruction in reading and writing in the vernacular. Grammar schools were formally introduced in the North American colonies with the founding of the Boston Latin School in On eighteenth-century education, see Lawrence A.

Cremin, American Education: The Colonial Experience, – (New York, ); Edwin C. Broome, A Historical and Critical Discussion of College Admission Requirements (New York, ); Bernard Bailyn, Education in the Forming of American Society: Needs and Opportunities for Study (Chapel Hill, NC, ); R. Freeman Butts and .Request PDF | Literacy, Common Schools, and High Schools in Colonial and Antebellum America | The study of colonial and antebellum American education received a major impetus almost five decades.