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History and Citizenship Education in Post-Mao China

Politics, Policy, Praxis

By Alisa Jones

Routledge – 2015 – 240 pages

Series: Routledge Studies in Education and Society in Asia

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  • Hardback: $140.00
    978-0-415-57536-2
    September 14th 2015
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Description

This book examines the development of education in China over the past three decades, exploring the ways in which the manifold ‘contradictions’ both within and between policy prescriptions, pedagogical theory and classroom implementation have been handled where issues of political socialisation, national identification and public morality are at stake.

Contents

1 Introduction Part 1: Production 2.Theory: Politics and Pedagogy 3. Praxis: Policy Part 2: Transmission 4. Theory: Curriculum 5. Praxis: Textbooks Part 3: Consumption 6. Theory: Teachers and teaching 7. Praxis: Learning Outcomes 8. Conclusion

Author Bio

Alisa Jones is Northeast Asia Fellow at the Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center, Stanford University, USA.

Name: History and Citizenship Education in Post-Mao China: Politics, Policy, Praxis (Hardback)Routledge 
Description: By Alisa Jones. This book examines the development of education in China over the past three decades, exploring the ways in which the manifold ‘contradictions’ both within and between policy prescriptions, pedagogical theory and classroom...
Categories: History of Education, International & Comparative Education, Asian History, Chinese History, Nationalism