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By Steven J. Diner

ISBN-10: 0807814091

ISBN-13: 9780807814093

ISBN-10: 0807896497

ISBN-13: 9780807896495

through concentrating on Chicago's first iteration of activist professors, Diner exhibits how glossy public coverage advanced. Chicago's early educational pros, believing that they on my own may well remedy the issues of a fancy city society, united to press for reforms in schooling, legal justice, social welfare, and municipal management. through claiming expert autonomy, they demonstrated the collage firmly in American society and have been capable of have an effect on it profoundly.

Originally released in 1980.

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