Education: History of Education

  • Recent Education from Local Sources book cover

    Recent Education from Local Sources

    1st Edition

    By Malcolm Seaborne

    Originally published in 1967, this book was intended to be of value to students of Education in two ways. Firstly, all such students were expected to know in broad outline the story of the development of our national education system in the previous 150 years. This book shows how these national…

    Hardback – 2020-04-05 
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  • Education and the US Government book cover

    Education and the US Government

    1st Edition

    By Donald K. Sharpes

    Originally published in 1987, at a time when central government control of education in many countries was growing rapidly, this book on the historical determinants of US educational legislation was of great relevance. The book looks in detail at the history of the relationship between the US…

    Hardback – 2020-04-05 
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  • International Perspectives on Teacher Education book cover

    International Perspectives on Teacher Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Donald K. Sharpes

    The preparation of suitably qualified teachers is vital for political, social and economic growth in developing countries. Some major problems have been caused by the enormous growth in primary enrolment and by the need to train more teachers without reducing standards, exacerbated by the fact that…

    Hardback – 2020-04-05 
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  • The Australian Government Muscling in on School Education: A History (1901-2018) book cover

    The Australian Government Muscling in on School Education

    A History (1901-2018), 1st Edition

    By Grant Rodwell

    Despite the Australian Constitution implying school education to be a state responsibility, the Commonwealth has increasingly interfered with state school education. The Australian Government Muscling in on School Education therefore offers a historical account of this government involvement in…

    Hardback – 2020-04-02 
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  • The English Grammar Schools to 1660: Their Curriculum and Practice book cover

    The English Grammar Schools to 1660

    Their Curriculum and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Foster Watson

    First published in 1908, this important work on the history of education traces the development of teaching in English Grammar Schools from the invention of printing up to 1660. It is not a history of the theories of educational reformers as to what should or should not be taught, but a history of…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
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  • 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 – 2020-03-30 
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  • A People's History of Classics: Class and Greco-Roman Antiquity in Britain and Ireland 1689 to 1939 book cover

    A People's History of Classics

    Class and Greco-Roman Antiquity in Britain and Ireland 1689 to 1939, 1st Edition

    By Edith Hall, Henry Stead

    A People’s History of Classics explores the influence of the classical past on the lives of working-class people, whose voices have been almost completely excluded from previous histories of classical scholarship and pedagogy, in Britain and Ireland from the late 17th to the earlier 20th century.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
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  • Democratic Vernaculars: Rhetorics of Reading, Writing, Speaking, and Criticism since the Enlightenment book cover

    Democratic Vernaculars

    Rhetorics of Reading, Writing, Speaking, and Criticism since the Enlightenment, 1st Edition

    By J Michael Sproule

    Democratic Vernaculars is a comprehensive, culturally inclusive, and thematically unified history of the communicative, audience-centered rhetorical vernacular that occupies the “middle range” of English, bounded on the one side by expressive structure (grammar and linguistics) and on…

    Paperback – 2020-03-17 
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  • Mixed Ability Teaching book cover

    Mixed Ability Teaching

    1st Edition

    Edited by Margaret Sands, Trevor Kerry

    Mixed ability teaching was the subject of a lively debate in the early 1980s within the teaching profession. Some educationalists took the view that mixed ability teaching was a great step forward which should be encouraged at all costs, whilst other strongly disagreed. Others whilst acknowledging…

    Hardback – 2020-03-17 
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  • Liberal Education and Its Discontents: The Crisis in the Indian University book cover

    Liberal Education and Its Discontents

    The Crisis in the Indian University, 1st Edition

    By Shashikala Srinivasan

    What explains the peculiar trajectory of the university and liberal education in India? Can we understand the crisis in the university in terms of the idea of education underlying it? This book explores these vital questions and traces the intellectual history of the idea of education and the…

    Paperback – 2020-03-15 
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  • Microcomputers in Early Childhood Education book cover

    Microcomputers in Early Childhood Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by John T. Pardeck, John W. Murphy

    Originally published in 1989, this book differed from others on the topic of microcomputers and education at the time, in that it focuses on the influence that microcomputer technology has on children in their early years, specially pre-school and elementary ages. Microcomputers have the capacity…

    Paperback – 2020-03-14 
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  • Educational Standards for Nurses: With Other Addresses on Nursing Subjects book cover

    Educational Standards for Nurses

    With Other Addresses on Nursing Subjects, 1st Edition

    By Isabel Hampton Robb

    Originally published in 1907, this title was one of several influential textbooks on nursing written by Isabel Hampton Robb, a nursing theorist. The first superintendent of nurses at Johns Hopkins School of Nursing she helped to found key organizations for nurses in the USA. Her work in nursing has…

    Paperback – 2020-03-14 
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