Cultural Literacy: What Every American Needs To Know
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Cultural Literacy: What Every American Needs To Know

By:  E. D. Hirsch, James Trefil

Narrated by:  Jim Meskimen

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In this forceful manifesto, Hirsch argues that children in the U.S. are being deprived of the basic knowledge that would enable them to function in contemporary society. Includes 5,000 essential facts to know.

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  • Format: Audiobook

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780358296959

  • ISBN-10: 0358296951

  • Duration: 6 hr 16 min

  • Price: $19.95

  • Publication Date: 09/03/2019

E. D. Hirsch
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E. D. Hirsch

E.D. Hirsch, Jr. is the Linden Kent Memorial Professor of English at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, and the author of Cultural Literacy, The First Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, and The Core Knowledge Series. Dr. Hirsch is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and has been a senior fellow of the National Endowment for the Humanities. He is president of the Core Knowledge Foundation, a nonprofit organization devoted to educational reform.
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James Trefil

James Trefil, the Clarence J. Robinson Professor of Physics at George Mason University, is the author or coauthor of more than thirty books, including The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy.
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Available Resources

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  • Format: Audiobook

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780358296959

  • ISBN-10: 0358296951

  • Duration: 6 hr 16 min

  • Price: $19.95

  • Publication Date: 09/03/2019

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