Tinkering Toward Utopia

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Tinkering toward Utopia
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Author David Tyack, Larry Cuban
Subject History of education in the United States
Published1995 (Harvard University Press)
Pages184
ISBN 0-674-89282-8

Tinkering toward Utopia: A Century of Public School Reform is a history of American public school reform written by David Tyack and Larry Cuban. It was published by Harvard University Press in 1995.

David B. Tyack was the Vida Jacks Professor of Education and Professor of History, Emeritus at the Stanford Graduate School of Education. Tyack is known for his wide-ranging studies and interpretations of the history of American education.

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