This book brings together contributors from the different member states of the European Union in order to understand the different degrees of subscription to the concept of Europe and the role education plays in such a process. This second edition includes the new countries which have become part of the union and also considers recent developments in policy and practice.
Countries covered are: Austria; Belgium; Denmark; Finland; France; Germany; Greece; Ireland; Italy; Luxembourg; Netherlands; Portugal; Spain; Sweden and the UK.
All sectors of education are dealt with in each case and the central theme of the European dimension is examined throughout.
Table of Contents
Introduction: The place of education in a united Europe 1 Austria 2 Belgium 3 Denmark 4 Finland 5 France 6 Germany 7 Greece 8 Ireland 9 Italy 10 Luxembourg 11 The Netherlands 12 Portugal 13 Spain 14 Sweden 15 The United Kingdom
Colin Brock is Lecturer in Comparative and International Education at Oxford University. Professor Witold Tulasiewicz is a fellow of Wolfson College, Cambridge University.