The Troubled Crusade (Paperback)

American Education 1945-1980

By Diane Ravitch

Basic Books, 9780465087570, 400pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 1985



This widely praised history of the controversies that have beset American schools and universities since World War II is essential reading for anyone who wants to understand the condition of American education today.

About the Author

Diane Ravitch is adjunct professor of history and education at Teachers College, Columbia University.