The Western European Idea in Education

The Western European Idea in Education

1st Edition - April 1, 1980

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  • Author: V. Mallinson
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483296425

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A textbook on education in Western Europe, this book is designed for students of both education and European studies. It compares and contrasts education ideals and practice and cultural aspirations in different countries and generations and then goes on to consider how Western Europe will react to future challenge and change - both from within and beyond its own confines

Table of Contents

  • (partial) The concept of Western Europe unity

    The cultural heritage

    The traditional elements in European education

    The critical moment

    Basic schooling

    How comprehensive?

    Technical and recurrent education

    Educating the teachers

    Dilemma in the universities

    Towards a policy of harmonisation


Product details

  • No. of pages: 415
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Pergamon 1980
  • Published: April 1, 1980
  • Imprint: Pergamon
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483296425

About the Author

V. Mallinson

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Reading, England

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