Society, Schools and Progress in England - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780080115931, 9781483180953

Society, Schools and Progress in England

1st Edition

The Commonwealth and International Library: Education and Educational Research

Authors: G. Baron
Editors: E. J. King
eBook ISBN: 9781483180953
Imprint: Pergamon
Published Date: 1st January 1965
Page Count: 246
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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



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About the Author

G. Baron

Affiliations and Expertise

University of London, UK

About the Editor

E. J. King

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