History Education and National Identity in East Asia

Edited by Edward Vickers

© 2005 – Routledge

358 pages

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pub: 2005-06-05
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About the Book

Visions of the past are crucual to the way that any community imagines itself and constructs its identity. This edited volume contains the first significant studies of the politics of history education in East Asian societies.

About the Editor

Edward Vickers is Lecturer in Comparative Education at the Institute of Education, University of London. He received his Ph.D. at the University of Hong Kong, and currently resides in Beijing. He has writted articles on the politics of history education in Hong Kong for Compartative Education and The Oxford Review of Education .

About the Series

Reference Books in International Education

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
EDU000000
EDUCATION / General
EDU016000
EDUCATION / History
EDU024000
EDUCATION / Reference