Futures of Education II: Essays from an Interdisciplinary Symposium

Futures of Education II: Essays from an Interdisciplinary Symposium

by Jurgen Oelkers (Editor)


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ISBN-13: 9783039100316
Publisher: Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Publication date: 09/11/2003
Pages: 362
Product dimensions: 5.91(w) x 8.66(h) x (d)

About the Author

The Editor: Jürgen Oelkers has been Professor of Pedagogy at the University of Zurich since 1999. Before then he was Professor at the Institute of Education, Department of General Education, at the University of Berne (1987-1999). He is a member of the German Society for Research in Education (DgfE) and of the British Society for the Philosophy of Education. He also sits on the editorial board of Studies in Philosophy of Education, Paedagogica Historica and Zeitschrift für Pädagogik and on the Scientific Advisory Boards of the Max-Planck-Institute of Pedagogical Research.

Table of Contents

Contents: Jürgen Oelkers: Introduction – John Field: Lifelong Learning: Concepts and Research – David Raffe: Bringing Academic Education and Vocational Training Closer Together – Uwe Lauterbach in cooperation with Wolfgang Hellwig: Occupational Mobility and Mobility in Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET): An International Comparison – Kenneth King: The International Steering of Education Systems: The Case of the World Bank in the Fields of Work, Education and Occupation – Anja Heikkinen: Transformation of Vocational Education in the Gender Perspective – Volker Bank: Problems of Planning and Control in Educational Processes – David Tyack/Benjamin Justice: Vocational Education in the U.S.: Some Historical Perspectives – Stephen J. Ball: Education for Profit and Standards in Education: The Ethical Role of Markets and the Private Sector in State Systems – Philipp Gonon: The Educationalisation of Occupations, Further Education and Training - The Requiem Programme of Education – Rudolf Tippelt: The Task of Adult Education – Stephen F. Hamilton/Mary Agnes Hamilton: Learning by Teaching: How Instructing Apprentices Affects Adult Workers – Nel Noddings: Preparing for Work – Michael Barber: From Good to Great: Large-Scale Education Reform in England – Rita Süssmuth: Globalisation and its Impact on Education – Peter Meyer-Dohm: Education and Employment in the Globalisation Age.

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