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Published: 29 March 2018

232 Pages


ISBN: 9780190681579

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Irish vs. Yankees

A Social History of the Boston Schools

James W. Sanders

  • Presents an unbiased and fresh approach to the history of education and Catholicism in Boston
  • Questions the belief that Boston led the way in the development of Roman Catholic education in the United States
  • Undermines the assumption that the Catholic hierarchy determined religious educational policy