A Century of Education / Edition 1

A Century of Education / Edition 1

by Richard Aldrich
     
 

ISBN-10: 041524322X

ISBN-13: 9780415243223

Pub. Date: 01/11/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Eminent historian of education, Professor Richard Aldrich has assembled a team of contributors, all noted experts in their respective fields, to review the successes and failures of education in the last century and to look forward to the next. This is a work of information, interpretation and reference, which demonstrates the strengths and weaknesses of education…  See more details below

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Eminent historian of education, Professor Richard Aldrich has assembled a team of contributors, all noted experts in their respective fields, to review the successes and failures of education in the last century and to look forward to the next. This is a work of information, interpretation and reference, which demonstrates the strengths and weaknesses of education during the twentieth century and identifies educational priorities for the twenty-first.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415243223
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/11/2002
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.63(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

List of contributors
Acknowledgements
List of abbreviations
Key events in education in the twentieth century
Introduction1
1Primary education9
2Secondary education31
3Further education54
4Higher education75
5Central and local government93
6Teachers117
7Pupils and students140
8Special educational needs165
9Curriculum185
10Qualifications and assessment206
Conclusion228
Index235

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