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Author Senechal, Diana.
Title Republic of noise [electronic resource] : the loss of solitude in schools and culture / Diana Senechal.
Published Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Education, c2012.
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 Electronic Book  LB1027.23 .S46 2012eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xiii, 263 p.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : the chatter of the present -- Definitions of solitude -- Distraction : the flip side of engagement -- Antigone : literature as "thinking apart" -- The workshop model in New York City -- The folly of the "big idea" -- The cult of success -- Mass personalization and the "underground man" -- The need for loneliness -- The practice of solitude -- Discernment and the public sphere -- Conclusion : setting up shop.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Reflective learning.
Classroom environment.
Education -- Effect of technological innovations on.
Related To Print version: Senechal, Diana. Republic of noise. Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Education, c2012. 9781610484114 1610484118 1610484134 (DLC) 2011035358
ISBN 1610484134 (electronic bk.)
9781610484138 (electronic bk.)
9781610484114 (hardback)
1610484118 (hardback)