Society, Schools and Progress in England

Society, Schools and Progress in England

The Commonwealth and International Library: Education and Educational Research

1st Edition - January 1, 1965

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  • Author: G. Baron
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483180953

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Society, Schools and Progress in England analyzes the changing trend in English education. The title tackles the contemporary issues and problems, along with the efforts to restructure the English education system to fit the needs of an industrial society. The text first examines the historical foundations, and then proceeds to tackling the social and economic foreground. Next, the selection talks about education and government. Chapter 4 discusses the changing schools, while Chapter 5 covers higher education and new needs. The text also deals with education and industry, along with opportunities for education. The book will be of great interest to educators, sociologists, political scientists, economists, and behavioral scientists.

Table of Contents

  • Comparative Studies

    Author's Preface


    Chapter 1 Historical Foundations

    Chapter 2 The Social and Economic Foreground

    Chapter 3 Education and Government

    Chapter 4 The Changing Schools

    Chapter 5 Higher Education and New Needs

    Chapter 6 Education and Industry

    Chapter 7 Opportunities for Education

    Chapter 8 Conclusion

    Bibliographical Note


Product details

  • No. of pages: 246
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Pergamon 2013
  • Published: January 1, 1965
  • Imprint: Pergamon
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483180953

About the Author

G. Baron

Affiliations and Expertise

University of London, UK

About the Editor

E. J. King

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