Character building in school

by Jane Brownlee

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin company in Boston, New York [etc.]

Written in English
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  • Education.,
  • Moral education.

Edition Notes

Statementby Jane Brownlee.
LC ClassificationsLC268 .B6
The Physical Object
Pagination267 p.
Number of Pages267
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23285699M
LC Control Number12021776

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Seuss’ books build character in ways that are woefully under-represented in our culture. When we think about books that “build character” we tend to think in terms of tangible behavioral lessons (e.g.

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When the speech is not focused on the school, it’s about race and not about character. It seemed apparent to me the high ratings of the book are given as support for a racial leader rather than as a true critique of the substance of the material - which is greatly lacking and deceptively titled.