Education: History of Education

  • Creative Crafts in Education book cover

    Creative Crafts in Education

    1st Edition

    By Seonaid M. Robertson

    Originally published in 1952, this title looks at how various creative crafts were taught in school and whether this had the ability to eventually transform our social environment. The author looks at craft education first in the primary years and then in adolescence, she goes on to examine…

    Paperback – 2020-06-07 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Education of Children Engaged in Industry in England 1833-1876 book cover

    The Education of Children Engaged in Industry in England 1833-1876

    1st Edition

    By Adam Henry Robson

    Originally published in 1931, this title looks at the education received by children working in industry in England between 1833 and 1876. The industrial revolution created more demand for child labour than ever before, but there were few laws to protect the children involved. School was not…

    Paperback – 2020-06-07 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Reading in Primary Schools book cover

    Reading in Primary Schools

    1st Edition

    By Geoffrey R. Roberts

    Learning to read and the teaching of reading have long been surrounded with controversy. Originally published in 1969, this book takes the view that the subject is best approached via linguistic theory. The relationship between reading and spoken language is clearly brought out in the author’s…

    Paperback – 2020-06-07 
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    Routledge Revivals

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

    Forming the Academic Profession in East Asia

    A Comparative Analysis, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

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

    The Universities and British Industry

    1850-1970, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • The Crisis of the University book cover

    The Crisis of the University

    1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
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    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, 1st Edition

    By Ernest Rudd

    Edited by Renate Simpson

    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…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
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    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, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • Education for Democracy in England in World War II book cover

    Education for Democracy in England in World War II

    1st Edition

    By Hsiao-Yuh Ku

    Education for Democracy in England in World War II examines the educational discourse and involvement in wartime educational reforms of five important figures, Fred Clarke, R. H. Tawney, Shena Simon, H. C. Dent, and Ernest Simon. These figures campaigned for educational reforms through their books,…

    Hardback – 2020-04-29 
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    Routledge Research in Education Policy and Politics

  • Distance Education: International Perspectives book cover

    Distance Education

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Sewart, Desmond Keegan, Borje Holmberg

    Distance education, for long the Cinderella of the educational spectrum, had emerged in the 1970s and early 1980s as a valued component of many national educational systems in both developed and developing countries. The foundation of the Open Universities, developments in communications technology…

    Hardback – 2020-04-05 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The English School (Volumes I and II): Its Architecture and Organization 1370-1870 and 1870-1970 book cover

    The English School (Volumes I and II)

    Its Architecture and Organization 1370-1870 and 1870-1970, 1st Edition

    By Malcolm Seaborne, Roy Lowe

    Britain has a rich heritage of school buildings dating from the later Middle Ages to the present day. While some of these schools have attracted the attention of architectural historians, they have not previously been considered from the educational viewpoint. Even schools of little or no…

    Hardback – 2020-04-05 
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    Routledge Revivals: The English School

  • The English School: Its Architecture and Organization 1370-1870 book cover

    The English School

    Its Architecture and Organization 1370-1870, 1st Edition

    By Malcolm Seaborne

    Britain has a rich heritage of school buildings dating from the later Middle Ages to the present day. While some of these schools have attracted the attention of architectural historians, they have not previously been considered from the educational viewpoint. Even schools of little or no…

    Hardback – 2020-04-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: The English School

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