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Homeschooling in America : capturing and assessing the movement / Joseph Murphy.

Murphy, Joseph, 1949- author. (Author).
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Morgan County Public Library - Martinsville 371.042 MUR (Text) 78551000526447 Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 1626365687
  • ISBN: 9781626365681
  • Physical Description: vii, 188 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Edition: First Skyhorse Publishing edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : SkyHorse Pub., 2014.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-178) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Staying home: definitions and estimates -- Portrait: the demographics of homeschooling -- Riding history: the origins arid development of homeschooling -- Seismic shifts: exploring environmental conditions that foster homeschooling -- Calculus of departure: parent motivations for homeschooling -- Ball in play: homeschooling in action -- End game: the impact of homeschooling -- Hunches: explanations for positive effects.
Summary, etc.: A portrait of homeschooling today.
Subject: Home schooling > United States > History.
Home schooling > Social aspects > United States.

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