Early Childhood Education: A Synoptic View

  • Bernard Spodek

Abstract

As I was about to prepare this paper I chanced to be reading Theodore H. White’s In Search of History: A Personal Adventure (1978). White, who is probably best known for the books he has written about American presidential election campaigns (“The Making of a President” series), had written an autobiography laced with personal recollections of famous men. The most interesting parts of the book are about White’s personal beginnings. White grew up in the slums of Boston and he shares his perceptions of that time, of the culture around him, and of his own roots in transitional American-Jewish culture.

Keywords

Depression Europe Turkey Expense Burial 

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© Plenum Press, New York 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • Bernard Spodek
    • 1
  1. 1.University of IllinoisUrbana-ChampaignUSA

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