Teacher in America

By Jacques Barzun

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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.Jacques Barzun is a renowned scholar, teacher, and author who lectures widely since his retirement in With his customary wit and grace, Dr. Barzun...

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April 1st 1981 by Liberty Fund Inc.

(first published 1944)

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