Brameld, Theodore Burghard Hurt, 1904-
Brameld, Theodore, 1904-87, American educator, b. Neillsville, Wis., grad. Ripon College, 1926; Ph.D. Univ. of Chicago, 1931. Brameld was best known for his theory of reconstructionism, which received widespread attention in educational circles. He held that a system of public education that is aware of the findings of the behavioral sciences can bring about fundamental changes in the social and economic structure of society."--"Brameld, Theodor," The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition, 2007.
Archival Collections and Reference Resources
- Highlander Folk School: A Photographic History (Highlander Research and Education Center)