Subject Area: Education-History

Churchmanship and Education Reform in Victorian Britain: The Case of A.J. Beresford Hope
 Turner, Michael J.
2017 1-4955-0609-6 144 pages
The subject of this book is Alexander James Beresford Hope (1820-1887), a staunch Anglican of High Church proclivities, very wealthy, a champion of the Gothic revival and member of several cultural and learned societies, a writer, collector, philanthropist, patron of the arts, and a respected if somewhat idiosyncratic force in the Conservative Party. Hope’s ideas and activity offer useful and even unrivaled insights into the educational agencies of the Church and the manner in which they were described and defended.

Six Tactics to Renew Historically Black Colleges and Universities: Educating Readers for the 21st Century
 Smith-Ross, Camacia
2019 1-4955-0747-5 180 pages
Dr. Smith-Ross, the editor, and her colleagues use the nine essays in this book to suggest ways to renew Historically Black Colleges and Universities. The authors are scholars, teachers, and administrators bringing their knowledge and experience to renew these American historical educational institutions.

The Education of a Boy During America's Mid-Century: A Case History (1932-1953)
 Richardson, Herbert W.
2019 1-4955-0561-8 404 pages
The author describes his early life and education in the Midwestern United states between the years of 1932-1953. He tells the tale of his early childhood, lessons learned from his parents, his brother. The pedagogy of the education and what was learned is especially important.