Education: History of Education

  • The Literature of Education: A Critical Bibliography 1945-1970 book cover

    The Literature of Education

    A Critical Bibliography 1945-1970, 1st Edition

    By W. Kenneth Richmond

    Original blurb: "The volume of writing on educational topics has increased so prodigiously in recent years that the student is likely to lose himself in a sea of print. This may lead him to opt for the first book that comes to hand, or waste time rifling through half a dozen when a thorough grasp…

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  • Education and Schooling book cover

    Education and Schooling

    1st Edition

    By W. Kenneth Richmond

    In the early 1970s the crisis in schools, particularly in urban areas, had escalated. At the same time a number of writers had advocated either the abolition or the recasting of the school system as a whole. The late Kenneth Richmond saw these phenomena as symptoms of a struggle towards a…

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  • The Human Problem in Schools (1938): A Psychological Study Carried out on Behalf of the Girls' Public Day School Trust book cover

    The Human Problem in Schools (1938)

    A Psychological Study Carried out on Behalf of the Girls' Public Day School Trust, 1st Edition

    By Marion Milner

    Published in 1938, this book documents a psychological study carried out on behalf of the Girls’ Public Day School Trust. Comprising 25 schools, the trust set the standard for girls’ education for the first decade of the twentieth century and the pioneering study was set to serve the cause of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
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  • The Lost Elementary Schools of Victorian England: The People's Education book cover

    The Lost Elementary Schools of Victorian England

    The People's Education, 1st Edition

    By Philip Gardner

    Published in 1984. As late as 1870, a substantial proportion of working class pupils receiving an elementary education were attending private schools, run by the working class itself, instead of schools which were publicly sponsored. Previous studies in this area have concentrated on the latter,…

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  • The Future of the Sixth Form book cover

    The Future of the Sixth Form

    1st Edition

    By A.D.C. Peterson

    Originally published in 1973, the nature of the sixth form and the objectives of sixth-form schooling were important issues in the field of education at the time. The author here provides a searching analysis of the changing structure and composition of the sixth form. He surveys the continued…

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  • The Sixth: An Essay in Education and Democracy book cover

    The Sixth: An Essay in Education and Democracy

    1st Edition

    By William Reid, Jane Filby

    Developments in educational systems are inextricably linked with the social and political evolution of nations. Nowhere is this more clearly to be seen than in the history of the English sixth form. Originally published in 1982, this book, whose authors had been associated with a number of research…

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  • History of Education in Nigeria book cover

    History of Education in Nigeria

    1st Edition

    By A. Babs Fafunwa

    Originally published in 1974, a comprehensive history of Nigerian Education, from early times right through to the time of publication, had long been needed by all concerned with Education in Nigeria, students, teachers and educational administrators. No one was better qualified than Professor…

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  • Teacher Decision-Making in the Classroom: A Collection of Papers book cover

    Teacher Decision-Making in the Classroom

    A Collection of Papers, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Eggleston

    Making decisions is one of the main activities of the teacher’s work. Considered or apparently unconsidered, these decisions significantly affect the lives of all who work in classrooms, both children and the teachers themselves. Originally published in 1979, the aim of this collection of papers…

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  • Work Experience in Secondary Schools book cover

    Work Experience in Secondary Schools

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Eggleston

    Work experience schemes were becoming an ever more central part of the curriculum in secondary schools in the early 1980s; indeed, ‘work’ had become a new subject in many. Fundamental changes in the nature of work and in its distribution and availability for school leavers made it particularly…

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  • Reconceptualizing Plato’s Socrates at the Limit of Education: A Socratic Curriculum Grounded in Finite Human Transcendence book cover

    Reconceptualizing Plato’s Socrates at the Limit of Education

    A Socratic Curriculum Grounded in Finite Human Transcendence, 1st Edition

    By James M. Magrini

    Bridging the gap between interpretations of "Third Way" Platonic scholarship and "phenomenological-ontological" scholarship, this book argues for a unique ontological-hermeneutic interpretation of Plato and Plato’s Socrates. Reconceptualizing Plato’s Socrates at the Limit of Education offers a…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
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    Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

  • Robert Grosseteste and Theories of Education: The Ordered Human book cover

    Robert Grosseteste and Theories of Education

    The Ordered Human, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jack Cunningham, Steven Puttick

    This book examines Robert Grosseteste’s often underrepresented ideas on education. It uniquely brings together academics from the fields of medieval history, modern science and contemporary education to shed new light on a fascinating medieval figure whose work has an enormous amount to offer…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
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    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Forms of Education: Rethinking Educational Experience Against and Outside the Humanist Legacy book cover

    Forms of Education

    Rethinking Educational Experience Against and Outside the Humanist Legacy, 1st Edition

    By Emile Bojesen

    Forms of Education analyses the basic tenets of the humanist legacy in terms of its educational ethos, examining its contradictions and its limits, as well as the extent of its capture of educational thought. It develops a broader conception of educational experience, which challenges and exceeds…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
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