Before Their Time: Reflections on Education and War
by Shelly Halpern - 1967
The author is concerned with the problem of dealing with the Vietnamese War in class. She discusses prevailing oversimplifications and misconceptions with respect to the war; then she moves into a passionate exploration of the meaning of violence in our societyŚwith all its troubling implications for young men's images of themselves. She concludes with a plea for commitment on the part of public school teachers.
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