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Curriculum Studies

Major Themes in Education, 1st Edition

Edited by David Scott


2,160 pages

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Hardback: 9780415291651
pub: 2003-10-23
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This four-volume collection contains over ninety papers drawn from a broad range of contemporary writing on the curriculum. Major trends and developments from the 1970s through to the present day are represented.

The following four volumes of the set offer a comprehensive introduction to, and overview of, the field:

* Curriculum Knowledge

* Curriculum Forms

* Pedagogy

* Boundaries: Subjects, assessments and evaluation.

The collection covers the key points of dispute and areas of controversy within the field of curriculum studies and includes papers from many of the leading writers. Each volume features an introduction by the editor.

Table of Contents

Volume 1 - Curriculum Knowledge

Volume 2 - Curriculum Forms

Volume 3 - Pedagogy

volume 4 - Boundaries: Subjects, Assessment and Evaluation

About the Series

Major Themes in Education

The collections in this series bring together the most significant and influential writings on the key themes within education systems worldwide. Edited by acknowledged leaders in the field, the volumes include essential readings from a wide range of sources. Complete with new introductions and thorough indices, each collection gives an historical overview of the development of the theme concerned and also provides students, teachers and researchers with an insight into current debates within the field.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
EDUCATION / Curricula
EDUCATION / Reference