Education: History of Education

  • World Perspectives in Education book cover

    World Perspectives in Education

    1st Edition

    By Edmund J. King

    Originally published in 1962. In this book the main problems of contemporary education are illustrated with fresh material from many countries and assessed in a context of rapid change in technology, society, and politics. Familiar educational concerns are carefully considered; but the altered…

    Paperback – 2019-12-01 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Comparative Education

  • International Policies for Third World Education: Unesco, Literacy and Development book cover

    International Policies for Third World Education

    Unesco, Literacy and Development, 1st Edition

    By Phillip W. Jones

    Originally published in 1988. Bringing the world close to universal literacy will be a major legacy of the twentieth century. But the rapid and widespread developments in education that have enabled this to happen have not taken place in a social and political vacuum. In some instances conditions…

    Paperback – 2019-12-01 
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  • Adult Education in China book cover

    Adult Education in China

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carman St John Hunter, Martha McKee Keehn

    Originally published in 1985. China is currently making a massive effort to educate its workforce in a formal and structured system. A good deal has been written about China’s attempts, since 1949, to eradicate illiteracy and to universalise primary and secondary school education but the subject of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-01 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Comparative Education

  • Comparative Education: Some Considerations of Method book cover

    Comparative Education

    Some Considerations of Method, 1st Edition

    By Brian Holmes

    Originally published in 1981. Presented here is a coherent theory of Comparative Education research, based on the traditions and innovations established by such pioneers as Joseph Lauwerys and Nicholas Hans. From the author’s substantive studies emerges a taxonomy for education based on Popper’s…

    Paperback – 2019-12-01 
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  • Reforms and Restraints in Modern French Education book cover

    Reforms and Restraints in Modern French Education

    1st Edition

    By W. R. Fraser

    Originally published in 1971. This book looks at the French educational services. which had been being reformed over the 1960s. The dynamic for change stemmed from population pressures, higher aspirations and students’ dissatisfaction. The author shows how attempts to reform have been limited by…

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  • Education in Latin America book cover

    Education in Latin America

    1st Edition

    Edited by Colin Brock, Hugh Lawlor

    Originally published in 1985. Latin America is a region where widespread economic, social and political changes are taking place. Some countries, such as Brazil, are becoming new industrial giants, whereas others with good prospects are performing poorly in the economic sphere. In politics,…

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  • The Russian Influence on English Education book cover

    The Russian Influence on English Education

    1st Edition

    By W. H. G. Armytage

    Originally published in 1969. British merchants first penetrated to Moscow in the early 16th century. From that time until today developments in Russia have influenced Britain in innumerable ways - sometimes unexpectedly. In this volume Professor Armytage traces this influence, showing how Tolstoy,…

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  • Progressive Renaissance: America and the Reconstruction of Italian Education, 1943-1962 book cover

    Progressive Renaissance

    America and the Reconstruction of Italian Education, 1943-1962, 1st Edition

    By Steven F. White

    Originally published in 1991. This book concerns the reception and spread of American-style progressivism in post-Fascist Italy. It places educational reconstruction in fuller historical perspective referring to newly-available archival sources. Documenting the Allied input to reconstruction…

    Paperback – 2019-12-01 
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  • The Future is Black: Afropessimism, Fugitivity, and Radical Hope in Education book cover

    The Future is Black

    Afropessimism, Fugitivity, and Radical Hope in Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carl A. Grant, Michael J. Dumas, Ashley N. Woodson

    The Future is Black presents Afropessimism as an opportunity to think in provocative and disruptive ways about race, racial equality, multiculturalism, and the pursuit of educational justice. The vision is not a coherent, delimited conversation, but a series of experiences with Afropessimism as a…

    Paperback – 2019-11-21 
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  • Seen Locally book cover

    Seen Locally

    1st Edition

    By Henry Pluckrose

    Originally published in 1989, Henry Pluckrose, well-known as an educational consultant, writer, and lecturer, examines the way in which a study of the local environment can enrich young children’s learning and be used as a starting point for all manner of cross-curriculum work. He explores the ways…

    Paperback – 2019-11-15 
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  • Teacher Effectiveness: An Annotated Bibliography and Guide to Research book cover

    Teacher Effectiveness

    An Annotated Bibliography and Guide to Research, 1st Edition

    By Marjorie Powell, Joseph W. Beard

    Originally published in 1984, the field of research on teaching had expanded dramatically in the 15 years covered by this bibliography, 1965 to 1980. The expansion had included studies conducted for many purposes. This bibliography contains relevant citations to the research which has been…

    Paperback – 2019-11-15 
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  • Interviewing in Educational Research book cover

    Interviewing in Educational Research

    1st Edition

    By Janet Powney, Mike Watts

    Interviewing is one of the most frequently used research tools in the social sciences, yet its importance as a technique is usually underestimated. As Janet Powney and Mike Watts point out, the practical difficulties of interviewing are often understated, and the theoretical assumptions and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-15 
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