Science Education and Citizenship: Fairs, Clubs, and Talent by S. Terzian

By S. Terzian

technological know-how festivals, golf equipment, and skill searches are generic furnishings in American schooling, but little is understood approximately why they begun and grew in acceptance. In technology schooling and Citizenship, Sevan G. Terzian lines the civic reasons of those extracurricular courses for early life over 4 a long time within the early to mid-twentieth century. He argues that americans' mobilization for international struggle reoriented those academic actions from clinical literacy to nationwide safeguard a shift that persevered within the resulting atomic age and has left an enduring legacy in American technological know-how education.

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