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Teacher in America by Jacques Barzun
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Perhaps this is not Barzun's greatest or most famous, but if you are a teacher in America, you will not care that it is also a bit dated. I draw inspiration from this book in my role as a high school teacher.
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John Dee's Conversations with Angels by Deborah Harkness
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In elegant yet straight-ahead prose (my favorite!), Dr. Harkness does what she does best: show the impact of the social climate on the intellectual community embedded within it. Her deconstruction of the strange pursuits of one Dr. John Dee, astrolog...more
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The Social Transformation of American Medicine by Paul Starr
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Pulitzer-winning history of exactly what the title says. It is an incredible piece of history that describes how the American medical profession rose to a position of social authority over the course of the twentieth century to become perhaps the mos...more
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The Idiot by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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Letters to a Young Poet by Rainer Maria Rilke
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The Stranger by Albert Camus
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4868 Social Studies Teachers — 39 members — last activity Jul 19, 2009 01:49PM
This group is for anyone who teaches Social Studies and wants to share resources for the classroom. It is also a great place to discuss material for l...more
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Augustine, Averroes, Avicena, Boethius, Eriugena, Anselm, Abelard, Aquinas, Scotus, Eckhart -- who wants to help me figure them all out?
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