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  • Pre-school Learning in the Community

    Strategies for Change, 1st Edition

    By G. A. Poulton, Terry James

    Much of current educational theory and research at the time was concerned with the effect that pre-school education should have in accelerating development throughout the years of compulsory schooling. This book, originally published in 1975, is an important contribution to the debate since it…

    Paperback – 2019-08-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Secular and Spiritual Values

    Grounds for Hope in Education, 1st Edition

    By Dudley Plunkett

    Originally published in 1990, educational debate in the western world was dominated by pragmatic, utilitarian values. The prevailing assumption was that education should be geared towards fitting people into the world of work. Dudley Plunkett broke new ground in this debate by seeking to reconcile…

    Paperback – 2019-07-15
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Community Education in the Third World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cyril Poster, Jürgen Zimmer

    This book, originally published in 1992, contains a wealth of experience in the development of community education from and about Third World countries. The influence of Paulo Freire permeates the work, although each country and continent has had to seek its own path and its own methodology. With…

    Paperback – 2019-07-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • World Yearbook of Education 2018

    Uneven Space-Times of Education: Historical Sociologies of Concepts, Methods and Practices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julie McLeod, Noah W. Sobe, Terri Seddon

    This latest volume in the World Yearbook of Education Series considers changing space-times of education by asking how they become unevenly textured as our worlds globalise, horizons shift and familiar points of reference melt and are remade. Acknowledging the reach of economic and cultural change,…

    Paperback – 2019-07-05
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  • Problems of Chinese Education

    1st Edition

    By Victor Purcell

    The aim of this book, first published in 1936, was to give a complete conspectus of Chinese education at the time. It succeeds in this, describing entirely a period when China had abandoned an age-old system of literary education in favour of one derived from the West. However, the sponsors of the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education in Asia

  • Chinese Education

    Problems, Policies, and Prospects, 1st Edition

    By Irving Epstein

    This book, first published in 1991, is concerned with educational change. It seeks to place Chinese educational policies within the broader social context of Chinese development and modernisation imperatives by analysing issues germane to specific educational structures and sectors. At the same…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25
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    Routledge Library Editions: Education in Asia

  • China's Education and the Industrialised World

    Studies in Cultural Transfer, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ruth Hayhoe, Marianne Bastid

    This book, first published in 1987, studies the practical and intellectual import of China's educational relations with the industrialised West, the Soviet Union and Japan. On the practical level, it provides a broad historical and philosophical context within which the possibilities and dangers…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education in Asia

  • Early Childhood Education in Asia and the Pacific

    A Source Book, 1st Edition

    By Stephanie Feeney

    This book, first published in 1992, provides an overview of programs for young children in countries and territories of the Pacific Rim. It focuses on programs which precede the beginning of formal schooling and that are part of the institutional structure of the country. The term early childhood…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25
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    Routledge Library Editions: Education in Asia

  • China's Universities, 1895-1995

    A Century of Cultural Conflict, 1st Edition

    By Ruth Hayhoe

    This reissue (1996) provides an in-depth analysis of the development of the Chinese university during the twentieth century – a period of momentous social, economic, cultural and political change. It brings together reflections on the Chinese university and its role in the two great experiments of…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25
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    Routledge Library Editions: Education in Asia

  • Contemporary Chinese Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ruth Hayhoe

    Education is seen by the Chinese as a key element in the modernisation of their country and in maintaining socialism. This book, first published in 1984, examines the nature of modern education in China since 1976, and looks at different parts of the system, the content of teaching and teaching…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25
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    Routledge Library Editions: Education in Asia

  • Education and Social Change in Korea

    1st Edition

    By Don Adams, Esther E. Gottlieb

    This book, first published in 1993, provides students and scholars with an introduction to Korean education and the dynamics of interchange between the educational system and rapidly changing Korean society. Severe political, social and educational problems may be found in modern Korea: these…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25
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    Routledge Library Editions: Education in Asia

  • Education in Communist China

    1st Edition

    By R.F. Price

    This book, first published in 1970 and revised in 1975, lays out the background to the Chinese educational system and attempts of the communist leadership to reform the school system. It analyses the educational implications of the Cultural Revolution and the difficulties Mao faced in his attempts…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education in Asia

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