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  1. History The Teacher

    Education Inspired by Humanity's Story

    By Frederick J Gould

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Organized chronologically this volume examines education in England in the early twentieth century by discussing education through the ages, from pre-history to 1919. The author’s proposals were radical at the time of original education, although they embrace concepts which are now taken for...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Higher Education in the Ancient World

    By M L Clarke

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume provides an authoritative survey of Greek and Roman education above the primary school level from the fourth century B.C onwards. Special attention is given to the teaching of philosophy, and there are also chapters on the liberal arts, in particular grammar and rhetoric, and on...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Imperial Curriculum

    Racial Images and Education in the British Colonial Experience

    Edited by J. A. Mangan

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume presents the first comparative analysis of racial attitudes in the formal schooling of both Britain and its former dominions and colonies. The various contributions examine the issue right across the British imperial experience – with case studies ranging from Canada, Ireland, East and...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Secondary Modern Schools

    An Interim Report

    By H C Dent

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book examines what progress the Secondary Modern Schools had made in the mid 1950s, based on first hand observation and conversations with teachers, parents, school governors and education officers. As well as looking at their achievements, the author highlights the challenges that the...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Studies in the History of Educational Theory Vol 2

    The Minds and the Masses, 1760-1980

    By G H Bantock

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume completes G H Bantock’s comprehensive study of educational thought, and its relationship to the broad development of European culture, from the time of the Renaissance to the present day. During the period under consideration, the new freedom from dogma and hierarchy allowed for the...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Reconstructions of Secondary Education

    Theory, Myth and Practice Since the Second World War

    By John Gray, Andrew McPherson, David Raffe

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    British secondary education has changed in major ways since 1945. This book examines some consequences and implications of both change and stability, drawing on a unique series of national surveys of school leavers in Scotland. The authors provide an empirical and theoretical account of central...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The English Educational System

    By G A N Lowndes

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Written expressly for the lay reader this volume combines statistics, achievements and failures of the educational system in England in the 20th century into a concise survey, set against the social, economic and political background of the mid 1960s. Primary, secondary and further education are...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Educational Reform

    The Task of the Board of Education

    By Fabian Ware

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    As well as examining the history and contemporary state of primary and secondary education in England and Wales at the turn of the 19th Century, this volume provides comparative analyses of the education of Germany, Denmark and the British Empire (particularly India). Commercial, industrial and...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Higher Education

    Patterns of Change in the 1970s

    Edited by John Lawlor

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume focuses on the changing pattern of tertiary education in the UK and the emphasis of the contributions is on the challenges and opportunities rather than the problems and difficulties of educationists at this level. The contributors are all leading figures in the educational world, and...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Children of England

    A Contribution to Social History and to Education

    By J J Findlay

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    As much a social history as a volume charting the history of education this book examines the major forces influencing education in England during the 19th and early 20th centuries, such as class differences, economic success and poverty, the legacy of the industrial revolution and factors such as...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

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