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The book consistently cited Pritchett in discussions of views on educational reform, and the two soon arranged to meet through the then-president of Johns Hopkins UniversityIra Remsen. Flexner had three brothers named Jacob, Bernard and Simon Flexner.

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Eleanor Flexner became an independent scholar and pioneer of women’s studies. InFlexner married a former student of his school, Anne Laziere Crawford. InFlexner published the Flexner Reportwhich examined the state of American medical education and led to far-reaching reform in the training of doctors.


Other editions – View all I Remember: Sign in to save your search Sign in to your personal account. After this concentrated exposure to Flexner I determined to write him a letter. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. Not only does the Negro himself suffer from hookworm and tuberculosis; he communicates them to his white neighbors, precisely as the ignorant and unfortunate white contaminates him.

Strongly critical of many aspects of American higher education, it denounced, in particular, the university lecture as a method of instruction. He is, as far as the human eye can see, a permanent factor in the nation.

He proceeded to become a pathologist, bacteriologist and a medical researcher employed by the Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research from to Inhe pursued graduate studies in psychology at Fo Universityand at the University of Berlin.

Common terms and phrases A. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its remembee figures and tables. InFlexner published his first book, The American College.

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He also had a sister named Rachel Flexner. Medical Education in the Twentieth Century 1. Create a free personal account to download free article PDFs, sign up for alerts, and more.

Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Flexneg, English, German[12] Flexner returned to his earlier interest in the direction and purpose of the American university, attacking distractions from serious learning, such as intercollegiate athleticsstudent governmentand other student activities.


This included Albert Einsteinwho arrived at the Institute in under Flexner’s directorship. Jacob ran a drugstore and used the profits from selling the establishment to attend medical school. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.

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The couple had two daughters Jean and Eleanor. Sign in to download free article PDFs Sign in to access your subscriptions Sign in to your personal account. Share your thoughts with other customers. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch based on flexher novel funded Flexner’s studies at Harvard and his year abroad at European universities.

Jean went on to become one of the original employees of the United States Division of Labor Standards. Purchase access Subscribe to JN Learning for one year. The Autobiography of Abraham Flexner Read more Read less.