The Resource Iconoclast : Abraham Flexner and a life in learning, Thomas Neville Bonner

Iconoclast : Abraham Flexner and a life in learning, Thomas Neville Bonner

Label
Iconoclast : Abraham Flexner and a life in learning
Title
Iconoclast
Title remainder
Abraham Flexner and a life in learning
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Neville Bonner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Abraham Flexner was one of the most influential figures in 20th-century American education. This biography demonstrates his pervasive influence on education, from his early work in experimental primary schools to the founding of the prestigious Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bonner, Thomas Neville
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
LB875.F583
LC item number
B66 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WZ 100
NLM item number
F619b 2002
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Flexner, Abraham
  • Flexner, Abraham
  • Flexner, Abraham
  • Flexner, Abraham
  • Educators
  • Educators
  • Education
  • Biography
  • United States
Label
Iconoclast : Abraham Flexner and a life in learning, Thomas Neville Bonner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 311-351) and index
  • "The published writings of Abraham Flexner": p. 359-360
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Our children will justify us" -- A university like no other -- Mr. Flexner's school -- Breaking free -- A legend is born -- Master of the survey -- A secure berth--at last -- At the pinnacle -- A fall from Olympus -- Phoenix rising -- A last hurrah -- Final battles -- "I burn that I may be of use."
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 376 pages
Isbn
9780801871245
Lccn
2002003252
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)49225430
  • (OCoLC)ocm49225430
Label
Iconoclast : Abraham Flexner and a life in learning, Thomas Neville Bonner
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 311-351) and index
  • "The published writings of Abraham Flexner": p. 359-360
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Our children will justify us" -- A university like no other -- Mr. Flexner's school -- Breaking free -- A legend is born -- Master of the survey -- A secure berth--at last -- At the pinnacle -- A fall from Olympus -- Phoenix rising -- A last hurrah -- Final battles -- "I burn that I may be of use."
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 376 pages
Isbn
9780801871245
Lccn
2002003252
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)49225430
  • (OCoLC)ocm49225430

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