Abraham Flexner, an Autobiography: A Complete Revision Brought Up to Date of the Author’s “I Remember.” William B. Bean, M. D.. Arch Intern Med. Read the full-text online edition of I Remember: The Autobiography of Abraham Flexner (). I Remember: The Autobiography of Abraham Flexner. Front Cover. Abraham Flexner. Simon and Schuster, – Education – pages.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Four years later, Flexner founded a private school in which he would test his growing ideas about education. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikisource. InFlexner published the Flexner Reportwhich examined the state of American medical education and led to far-reaching reform in the training of doctors.

Purchase access Flexndr to JN Learning for one year. The Century Company,pp. Simon and Schuster- Education – pages. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Flexner opposed the standard model of education that focused on mental discipline and a rigid structure.

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During his time there, Flexner helped bring over many European scientists who would likely have suffered persecution by the rising Nazi government.

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The success of her play Mrs. This page was last edited on 24 Decemberat I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Strongly critical of many aspects of American higher education, it denounced, in autobiogralhy, the university lecture as a method of instruction.

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There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Other editions – View all I Remember: I had been in the large company of persons who often quoted or referred to The Flexner Reportbut had not actually read it.

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