“Kohn cuts against the grain and takes on adversaries without fear, and yet with a mature and rational sophistication.” ―Jonathan Kozol
"[A] spirited and incisive probe of education today." —Publishers Weekly
“A philosophical, well-structured argument for viable progressive education from one of the movement's most prolific and well-regarded authors…A vital wake-up call to educators.”—Kirkus Reviews
“The reader will find much to reflect upon in Feel-Bad Education, and will be mindful of controversies that are still unexplored in this short but enjoyable volume.”—The School Administrator
About the Author
previous eleven books include Punished by Rewards
, Unconditional Parenting,
and What Does It Mean to Be Well Educated?
(Beacon / 3267-1 / $16.00 pb).
He speaks widely on education to teachers and parents, and lives in Belmont, Massachusetts.