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Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot

Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot

Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot is the Emily Hargroves Fisher Professor of Education at Harvard and the chair of the board of the MacArthur Foundation. As a sociologist, she examines the culture of schools, the patterns and structures of classroom life, socialization within families and communities, and the relationships between culture and learning styles. She is the author of Exit and The Third Chapter.

Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot

Exit

Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Sarah Crichton Books

The wisdom of saying goodbye

In this wise and provocative book, the renowned sociologist Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot trains her lens on the myriad exits we make in our lives: exits big and...

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The Third Chapter

Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Sarah Crichton Books

"We must develop a compelling vision of later life: one that does not assume a trajectory of decline after fifty, but one that recognizes it as a time of change, grown, and new learning; a time when...

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