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  1. Education and the Professions

    By History of Education Society

    Part of the educational system in England has been geared towards the preparation of particular professions, while the identity and status of members of some professions have depended significantly on the general education they have received. Originally published in 1973, this volume...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. A Nineteenth Century Teacher

    John Henry Bridges

    By Susan Liveing

    Originally published in 1926 and whilst not a biography in the strictest sense, this volume presents John Bridges’ life and character against the social and political background of the nineteenth century as well as examining his legacy for current generations....

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Education as History

    By Harold Silver

    Originally published 1983.This book explores the nature of the social history of education. It examines what aspects of the history of education have been neglected and why. The themes explored include the relationship between education and the emergence of social science, the reputations of...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Church, State and Schools

    By James Murphy

    Originally published 1971, this volume unravels the complicated history of the religious question in British education. The background of the key Acts of Parliament which established the "dual" system – of Church and Local Authority school – is examined. The changing policies of different religious...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Women Writers of the First World War: An Annotated Bibliography

    By Sharon Ouditt

    'They also serve who only stand and wait' The idea of there being a 'women's writing' during the First World War is often dismissed. The war, the story goes, was a masculine domain, and as women did not fight, it is also assumed that they were excluded from a war experience. This bibliography...

    Published May 18th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Education of the Poor

    The History of the National School 1824-1974

    By Pamela Silver, Harold Silver

    Originally published 1974. Thousands of elementary schools for the children of the poor were founded during the nineteenth century, yet there is scarcely a published history of a single one of them. This volume is precisely such a history and the authors trace its story against the background of...

    Published June 24th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Landmarks in the History of Physical Education

    By P C McIntosh

    Originally published in 1957,the first part of this volume examines physical education in classical Greece and Imperial Rome during the first and second centuries A.D. and in Italy and England during the Renaissance. Each of these periods witnessed remarkable developments in the practice and theory...

    Published May 7th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Society and Education in England Since 1800

    Edited by P W Musgrave

    Series: Routledge Library Editions

    Originally published 1968, the book examines the ways in which the definitions of education held by different groups with power have changed since 1800 and traces which social institutions exercised the preponderant influence on the growth of the English educational system during the seminal...

    Published May 7th 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Changing Curriculum

    By History of Education Society

    This was originally published in 1971.Recent years have seen a renewal of interest in the field of curriculum development. Until now, however, relatively little account has been taken of the historical aspects of curriculum change. Topics covered include: The relationship between Renaissance...

    Published May 7th 2013 by Routledge

  10. The Schools of Medieval England

    By A F Leach

    Originally published 1915. This reprints the edition of 1969. When originally published this volume was the first history of English schools before the Reformation, reckoned from the accession of Edward VI. ...

    Published May 7th 2013 by Routledge

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