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Religion and education. Education under church control

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  • Education in a Globalized Worldby Nelly P. Stromquist

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2002; US$ 26.99

    Education at all levels?from primary school to university education?is undergoing a world wide transformation of its objectives, values, and practices. New technologies and communication practices have promoted the West's optimism that market forces can replace the former governmental responsibilities for social welfare and the inclusion of diverse... more...

  • Schulpolitik in Bayern im Spannungsfeld von Kultusbürokratie und Besatzungsmacht 1945-1949by Winfried Müller

    De Gruyter Oldenbourg 1995; US$ 70.00

    Diese Pilotstudie zur Schulpolitik in der amerikanischen Besatzungszone stellt die Reformbestrebungen vor, beschreibt die Positionen des bayerischen Kultusministeriums (personifiziert in Alois Hundhammer) und thematisiert die Entnazifizierung der Lehrerschaft. Eindringlich ist das Bild vom Schulalltag in der Trümmerzeit: Bis zu 85 Schüler pro Klasse... more...

  • Education Policy Making in England and Walesby Neil Daglish

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 190.00

    The lack of educational provision for the majority towards the and of the 19th century attracted the attention of education policy-makers who wished to remedy the situation. This overview draws on unpublished sources to describe and analyse the crucible years for 20th-century English education. more...

  • Strategic Planning for School Managersby Jim Knight

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 61.95

    This work sets out the broad guidelines for effective strategic planning. It investigates key features necessary for success and provides suggestions for the development of a strategic plan that is relevant for the individual school. more...

  • Reviews of National Policies for Education: Secondary Education in Kazakhstanby OECD Publishing

    OECD Publishing 2014; US$ 102.00

    This report evaluates the education reform agenda of Kazakhstan - its feasibility and focus - by taking stock of present-day strengths and weaknesses of the secondary education system. The report also provides guidance on adjusting the reform implementation plans in line with international experiences and best practices regarding educational change,... more...

  • Eductn Of Countryman Ils 224by Harry McGuire Burton

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 48.95

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Dragonby Yong Zhao

    Wiley 2014; US$ 26.95

    The secrets behind China's extraordinary educational system – good, bad, and ugly Chinese students' consistently stunning performance on the international PISA exams— where they outscore students of all other nations in math, reading, and science—have positioned China as a world education leader. American educators and pundits have... more...

  • The Pendulum Swingsby Bernard Barker

    Institute of Education Press 2010; US$ 34.95

    New Labour’s policies have severely damaged education in England. This book explores alternative, genuinely transformative conceptions of leadership and learning and explains how they could become the foundation for improving our schools. more...

  • The Adult Learnerby Malcolm S. Knowles; Elwood F. Holton III; Richard A. Swanson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 58.95

    How do you tailor education to the learning needs of adults? Do they learn differently from children? How does their life experience inform their learning processes? These were the questions at the heart of Malcolm Knowles? pioneering theory of andragogy which transformed education theory in the 1970s. The resulting principles of a self-directed,... more...

  • Education in a Post Welfare Societyby Sally Tomlinson

    McGraw-Hill Education 2005; US$ 47.00

    Provides a critical overview of education policy. This book demonstrates how a relatively decentralised education system became a system in which funding, teaching and curriculum are centrally controlled and privatisation encouraged. It examines the relationship of education policy to social class, race, gender and the economy. more...