Education: History of Education

  • A People’s History of American Higher Education book cover

    A People’s History of American Higher Education

    By Philo Hutcheson

    This essential history of American higher education builds from the ground up, shedding light on the full, diverse of range of institutions—including small liberal arts schools, junior and community colleges, and state colleges—that have been instrumental in creating the higher education system we…

    Paperback – 2018-12-15 
    Routledge
    Core Concepts in Higher Education

  • Transforming Initial Teacher Education book cover

    Transforming Initial Teacher Education

    By Ian Abbott, Philip Whitehead, Mike Rathbone

    Tracing the development of Initial Teacher Education (ITE) since the large scale expansion of the teaching professional after the Second World War to the present day, this book explores the changing nature of teacher education. It considers the growth of the ‘teaching industry’ and addresses key…

    Paperback – 2018-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Science, Technologies and Material Culture in the History of Education book cover

    Science, Technologies and Material Culture in the History of Education

    Edited by Heather Ellis

    Developed out of a 2015 conference of the History of Education Society, UK, this book explores the interconnections between the histories of science, technologies and material culture, and the history of education. The contributions express a shared concern over the extent to which the history of…

    Hardback – 2018-12-14 
    Routledge

  • Higher Education and Apartheid in South Africa: The Fight for Transformation book cover

    Higher Education and Apartheid in South Africa

    The Fight for Transformation

    By Teresa Barnes

    South Africa continues to be an object of fascination for people everywhere interested in social justice issues, post-colonial studies and critical race theory as manifested by the enormous worldwide attention given to the #Rhodes Must Fall movement. In this book, Teresa Barnes examines…

    Hardback – 2018-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Africa

  • Forming the Academic Profession in East Asia: A Comparative Analysis book cover

    Forming the Academic Profession in East Asia

    A Comparative Analysis

    By Terri Kim

    Originally published in 2001, Forming the Academic Profession in East Asia, examines the changing shape of the academic profession in South Korea, Malaysia and Singapore since the colonial period, and as a reflection of both the inherited models of higher education and their redefinition after the…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • The Universities and British Industry: 1850-1970 book cover

    The Universities and British Industry

    1850-1970

    By Michael Sanderson

    Originally published in 1972, The University and British Industry examines the lively and controversial relationship between British industry and the university. The book looks at the impact of industry on the development of British universities from the 1850s to the 1970s, and with contribution…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • The Crisis of the University book cover

    The Crisis of the University

    By Peter Scott

    Originally published in 1984, The Crisis of the University looks at the way in which changes to intellectual life relate to the development of the different institutions that make up higher education. It examines the evolution of the liberal university that flourished in the 19th and early 20th…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • The Highest Education: A Study of Graduate Education in Britain book cover

    The Highest Education

    A Study of Graduate Education in Britain

    By Ernest Rudd

    Originally published in 1975 The Highest Education is the first thorough study of the growth of students at British universities from the 1940s to 1975, particularly in the field of postgraduate study. The book reviews the history of graduate education in Britain and evaluates the purpose of…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • Key Profession: The History of the Association of University Teachers book cover

    Key Profession

    The History of the Association of University Teachers

    By Harold Perkin

    Originally published in 1969 Key Profession looks at the rise of the academic profession to its influence and importance, through the history of the Association of the University of Teachers, founded in 1919 and celebrating its half-centenary in 1969. As a study of a professional organization…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • Childhood into Adolescence: Growing up in the 1970s book cover

    Childhood into Adolescence

    Growing up in the 1970s

    By John Newson, Elizabeth Newson

    Edited by Barnes Peter, Gregory Sue

    This book is about the lives of 11-year-old children growing up in a Midlands city in the late ‘60s and early ‘70s. Based on interviews with their parents, it describes family life at the time, as well as the experiences, hopes and concerns of the children as they themselves become adolescents. The…

    Paperback – 2018-10-26 
    Routledge

  • School Transfer and Curriculum Continuity book cover

    School Transfer and Curriculum Continuity

    By Brian T. Gorwood

    Originally published in 1986. Pupils, teachers and educationalists have contended with continuity difficulties for many years but the problem remains a major one not only in Britain but also throughout the world, including North America. This book examines the problem, assesses the steps being…

    Hardback – 2018-10-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Curriculum

  • International Perspectives in Curriculum History book cover

    International Perspectives in Curriculum History

    Edited by Ivor Goodson

    Originally published in 1988. The history of curriculum has now become an extremely important area of curriculum research. The rehabilitation of historical studies has challenged mainstream psychological and philosophical theories of curriculum and it argues for a reformulation of the current…

    Hardback – 2018-10-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Curriculum

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