Reviews

Author: 
Kate Rousmaniere
Reviewer: 
William R. Everdell

Everdell on Rousmaniere, 'City Teachers: Teaching and School Reform in Historical Perspective'

Kate Rousmaniere. City Teachers: Teaching and School Reform in Historical Perspective. New York: Teachers College Press, 1997. viii + 179 pp. $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8077-3588-6; $44.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8077-3589-3.

Reviewed by William R. Everdell (St. Ann's School, Brooklyn, NY) Published on H-High-S (June, 1999)

The More Things Change....

Author: 
Vincent Harding
Reviewer: 
Ben Labaree

Labaree on Freund and McQuirter, 'Biographical Supplement and Index' and Grossman, 'A Chance to Make Good: African Americans, 1900-1929' and Harding, 'We Changed the World: African-Americans, 1945-1970'

David M.P. Freund, Marya Annette McQuirter. Biographical Supplement and Index. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. 158 pp. $21.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-510258-1.James R. Grossman. A Chance to Make Good: African Americans, 1900-1929. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. 157 pp. $21.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-508770-3.Vincent Harding.

Author: 
Heidi Roupp, ed.
Reviewer: 
Kara Staunton

Staunton on Roupp, 'Teaching World History: A Resource Book'

Heidi Roupp, ed. Teaching World History: A Resource Book. Armonk, N.Y.: M.E. Sharpe, 1997. xiii + 271 pp. $97.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-56324-419-3; $30.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-56324-420-9.

Reviewed by Kara Staunton (Reid Middle School, Pittsfield, MA) Published on H-High-S (June, 1997)

Perspectives and Resources on World History Teaching

Author: 
Theodore R. Sizer
Reviewer: 
Paul C. Pitzer

Pitzer on Sizer, 'Horace's Hope: What Works for the American High School'

Theodore R. Sizer. Horace's Hope: What Works for the American High School. New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1996. v + 198 pp. $22.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-395-73983-9.

Reviewed by Paul C. Pitzer (Aloha High School, Beaverton, Oregon) Published on H-High-S (February, 1997)

A Direction for American Education

Author: 
Daniel Jonah Goldhagen
Reviewer: 
Carl Schulkin

Schulkin on Goldhagen, 'Hitler's Willing Executioners: Ordinary Germans and the Holocaust'

Daniel Jonah Goldhagen. Hitler's Willing Executioners: Ordinary Germans and the Holocaust. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1996. x + 622 pp. $17.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-679-77268-2; $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-679-44695-8.

Reviewed by Carl Schulkin (Pembroke Hill School, Kansas City, Mo) Published on H-High-S (December, 1996)

Author: 
John Whiteclay Chambers, II, David Culbert, eds.
Reviewer: 
Ron Briley

Briley on Chambers and Culbert, 'World War II: Film and History'

John Whiteclay Chambers, II, David Culbert, eds. World War II: Film and History. New York: Oxford University Press, 1996. xv + 162 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-509966-9.

Reviewed by Ron Briley (Sandia Preparatory School, Albuquerque, New Mexico) Published on H-High-S (December, 1996)

War and Cinema

Author: 
Laurence Steinberg
Reviewer: 
Paul C. Pitzer

Pitzer on Steinberg, 'Beyond the Classroom: Why School Reform Has Failed and What Parents Need to Do'

Laurence Steinberg. Beyond the Classroom: Why School Reform Has Failed and What Parents Need to Do. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1996. 194 pp. $22.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-684-80008-0.

Reviewed by Paul C. Pitzer (Aloha High School, Beaverton, Oregon ) Published on H-High-S (August, 1996)

Author: 
Diana Tittle
Reviewer: 
William R. Everdell

Everdell on Tittle, 'Welcome to Heights High: The Crippling Politics of Restructuring America's Public Schools'

Diana Tittle. Welcome to Heights High: The Crippling Politics of Restructuring America's Public Schools. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1995. xviii + 345 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8142-0683-6.

Reviewed by William R. Everdell (St. Ann's School, Brooklyn, NY) Published on H-High-S (July, 1996)

Author: 
Carol Berkin Carson, Alan Brinkley, Clayborne
Reviewer: 
Joseph J. Ferreira, Jr.

Ferreira, Jr. on Carson and Brinkley and Clayborne, 'American Voices: A History of the United States'

Carol Berkin Carson, Alan Brinkley, Clayborne. American Voices: A History of the United States. Glenview, I.L.: Scott Foresman, 1992. xli + 997 pp. ISBN 978-0-673-35239-2.

Reviewed by Joseph J. Ferreira, Jr. (Middletown High School) Published on H-High-S (December, 1995)

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