A Century of Education / Edition 1

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Overview

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.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780415243223
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 1/11/2002
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 272
  • Age range: 18 years
  • Product dimensions: 6.14 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 0.63 (d)

Table of Contents

List of contributors
Acknowledgements
List of abbreviations
Key events in education in the twentieth century
Introduction 1
1 Primary education 9
2 Secondary education 31
3 Further education 54
4 Higher education 75
5 Central and local government 93
6 Teachers 117
7 Pupils and students 140
8 Special educational needs 165
9 Curriculum 185
10 Qualifications and assessment 206
Conclusion 228
Index 235
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