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  • Documentary Researchby Gary Mcculloch

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 59.95

    Documentary sources have become increasingly neglected in education and the social sciences. This book seeks to emphasise their potential value and importance for an understanding of modern societies, while also recognising their limitations, and explores their relationship with other research strategies. This up-to-date examination of how to research... more...

  • Cyril Norwood and the Ideal of Secondary Educationby Gary McCulloch

    Palgrave Macmillan 2007; US$ 110.00

    Tracing the life of Sir Cyril Norwood, one of England's most prominent and influential educators, this book investigates the historical development of secondary education in England and Wales during the early twentieth century. more...

  • Philosophers and Kingsby Gary McCulloch

    Cambridge University Press 1991; US$ 29.00

    Philosophers and Kings examines the theme of 'education for leadership' in English secondary education during the twentieth century. more...

  • The Struggle for the History of Educationby Gary McCulloch

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 50.95

    The history of education is a contested field of study, and has represented a site of struggle for the past century of its development. It is highly relevant to an understanding of broader issues in history, education and society, and yet has often been regarded as being merely peripheral rather than central to them. Over the years the history of... more...

  • Education, history and social changeby Gary McCulloch

    Institute of Education Press 2012; US$ 9.95

    Gary McCulloch examines the legacy of Brian Simon, who was the leading and best known historian of education in the United Kingdom. He discusses the significance of Simon's own relationship with the Institute of Education and outlines ways of building on Simon's legacy to the history of education in the changing society of the twenty-first century. more...

  • Educational Reconstructionby Gary McCulloch

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 60.95

    This book presents a clear overview of the debates that surrounded the making of the 1944 Act, which affected every aspect of education in this country. It gives a detailed account of the tripartite divisions into 'three types of child' that were sanctioned in the reforms of the 1940s. At the same time, it also emphasises the idea of education as a... more...

  • Shakespeare's Othelloby Helen McCulloch; Gary Carey

    Wiley 2000; US$ 5.50

    The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in the series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format. Betrayal and manipulation lie at the heart of Othello . Keep up with all... more...

  • The Routledge International Encyclopedia of Educationby Gary McCulloch; David Crook

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 64.95

    The Routledge International Encyclopedia of Education is a unique and major resource for the field of education. It is a comprehensive, single-volume work, arranged alphabetically and comprising around 600 entries. The entries range from definitions of key educational concepts and terms to biographies of key educators and specially written substantial... more...

  • A Social History of Educational Studies and Researchby Gary McCulloch; Steven Cowan

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    A Social History of Educational Studies and Research examines the development of the study of education in the UK in its broader educational, social and political context since its early beginnings in the first part of the twentieth century. By providing a historical analysis of the contested growth of the field this book examines the significant... more...

  • The Death of the Comprehensive High School?by Barry M. Franklin; Gary McCulloch

    Palgrave Macmillan 2007; US$ 35.00

    This collection examines the history and future of the concept of comprehensive high school from the perspective of top scholars in the foundations and history of education. more...