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- BRILL 2011; US$ 158.00
Based on a vast body of archival sources, this book examines the development and the operations of the Lausanne Academy, the first Protestant Academy of Higher Education created in a French-speaking territory, and an essential milestone in the history of European education. more...
- De Gruyter 1976; US$ 280.00
Die Auseinandersetzungen an der Pariser Universität im XIII. Jahrhundert more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 182.00
Peter of Auvergne (?1304) is one of the most productive and most influential commentators of the Faculty of Arts at the University of Paris. This volume of conference proceedings represents the first examination of his life and work as a whole. A comparison with contemporaneous authors demonstrates that Peter presents a thoroughly distinctive... more...
- Lexington Books 2014; US$ 84.99
Through an examination of the individual life trajectories of youth who participated in an educational exchange project between Mozambique and East Germany, this book offers an alternative reading of Mozambique?s socialist past and makes a significant contribution to studies of post-socialist transitions. more...
Standpunkte - Beiträge renommierter Persönlichkeiten der Versicherungswirtschaft in Leipziger SeminarenVerlag Versicherungswirtschaft 2015; US$ 34.75
Dieser Band setzt die Reihe über Beiträge von renommierten Praktikern im Hauptseminar des Instituts für Versicherungslehre der Universität Leipzig fort. Die Manuskripte umfassen die Themen und Inhalte, die die Autoren den Studierenden präsentiert haben und die anschließend diskutiert wurden. Die Reihenfolge entspricht der Chronologie der Vorträge in... more...
- Oxford University Press 2002; US$ 159.99
This is the first English-language study of GDR education and the first book, in any language, to trace the history of Eastern German education from 1945 through the 1990s. Rodden fully relates the GDR's attempt to create a new Marxist nation by means of educational reform, and looks not only at the changing institution of education but at something... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 54.95
In this comprehensive and extensively researched history, John Roach argues for a reassessment of the relative importance of State regulation and private provision. Although the public schools enjoyed their greatest prestige during this period, in terms of educational reform and progress their importance has been exaggerated. The role of the public... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 178.00
This study focuses on the national higher education policies and institutional strategies that foster or hinder individual Russian universities in applying newfound principles of autonomy. This new autonomy has become more dramatic with the decentralization of power, transition to the market economy, and severe state austerity since Perestroika. This... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 66.95
This book looks in detail at the strong contrasts in the provision traditionally made for 'academically' and 'vocationally' minded students, and looks at differences and similarities in practice. The chapters report evidence of how students on both sides think they have been taught. They also report on how those students prefer to learn, how their... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2004; US$ 61.00
Reform of education, training and human resource management is an integral part of the transition to a democratic society and to economic prosperity. Efforts undertaken in educational work are an undeniable contribution towards fostering peace, human rights and a sustainable, secure environment, which are fundamental to achieving stability in a country. more...