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The Resource Little soldiers : an American boy, a Chinese school, and the global race to achieve, Lenora Chu

Little soldiers : an American boy, a Chinese school, and the global race to achieve, Lenora Chu

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Little soldiers : an American boy, a Chinese school, and the global race to achieve
Title
Little soldiers
Title remainder
an American boy, a Chinese school, and the global race to achieve
Statement of responsibility
Lenora Chu
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
China's widely acclaimed yet insular education system is held up as a model of academic and behavioural excellence. Chu, an American journalist of Chinese descent raising a young family in Shanghai, noticed how well-behaved Chinese children were compared to her boisterous toddler. Enrolling three-year-old Rainer in China's state-run public school system, the immediate results were positive. But Chu also noticed troubling new behaviours, and discovered a military-like education system driven by high-stakes testing
Cataloging source
WWBK
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Chu, Lenora
Dewey number
370.951
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Education
  • Education
  • Education
  • Education and state
Target audience
adult
Label
Little soldiers : an American boy, a Chinese school, and the global race to achieve, Lenora Chu
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000060944655
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 347 pages
Isbn
9780349411774
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)983652627
Label
Little soldiers : an American boy, a Chinese school, and the global race to achieve, Lenora Chu
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000060944655
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 347 pages
Isbn
9780349411774
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)983652627

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