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John M.  Heffron, PhD - Soka University. Aliso Viejo, CA, US

John M. Heffron, PhD John M.  Heffron, PhD

Director of the MA Program in Educational Leadership and Societal Change, Professor of Educational History and Culture | Soka University

Aliso Viejo, CA, UNITED STATES

Professor Heffron is a development scholar whose focus is the cultural and intellectual history of education nationally and transnationally

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Biography

Dr. Heffron is the Director of the MA program in Educational Leadership and Societal Change at Soka University. He's also a Professor of Educational History and Culture. Dr. Heffron's research focuses on North-South relations in the history of American education, leadership and development, and the transnational sources of schooling.

Areas of Expertise (3)

Educational History

Development History

U.S. Relations in Asia and the Pacific

Accomplishments (2)

Fulbright Teaching Award Finalist (professional)

2005

National Endowment for the Humanities (professional)

1991

Education (3)

University of Rochester: Ph.D.

University of Rochester: M.A.

Princeton University: B.A.

Articles (1)

'To form a more perfect Union': The Moral Example of Southern Baptist Thought and Education, Religion and American CultureF

John M. Heffron

1998 Conservative politically, inured to the new empiricism, and yet the least secularized of the Protestant ideologies, Southern Baptism was a "guiding light: in the ascendancy of southernness in American education.

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