The Modern School of Francisco Ferrer i Guàrdia (1859–1909), an International and Current Figure

  title={The Modern School of Francisco Ferrer i Gu{\`a}rdia (1859–1909), an International and Current Figure},
  author={Carme Garc{\'i}a-Yeste and Gisela Redondo-Sama and Mar{\'i}a Padr{\'o}s and Patricia Melgar},
  journal={Teachers College Record: The Voice of Scholarship in Education},
  pages={1 - 36}
Background/Context Throughout history, a country's economic and military strength has influenced its times of cultural splendor and the rise of famous intellectuals and artists. Spain has been an exception to this. At the turn of the 20th century, a surprising series of events that no one could have predicted occurred. At the time, Spain had recently lost the last of its overseas colonies. A few years later, the Moroccan War was also a failure. All these events sent Spain into a state of… 
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