Teacher in America by Jacques Barzun
With his customary wit and grace, Dr. Barzun contrasts the ritual of education with the lost art of teaching. Twenty-one chapters deal with three major issues: the practice of teaching, the subject matter to be taught, and the institutional and cultural aspects of teaching.
The 231st greatest nonfiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - The 50 Best Books of the Century (Intercollegiate Studies Institute)