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Contributions to the History of Education

Volume 5. Secondary Education in the Nineteenth Century

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  • Date Published: September 2013
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107622326

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  • Originally published in 1921 as part of the Contributions to the History of Education series, this book details the major developments in English education between 1789 and 1918, including the rise of humanism, the changing role of education for working-class adults, and the growth of female education. This book will be of value to anyone interested in this period of great change in the educational sphere.

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    Product details

    • Date Published: September 2013
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107622326
    • length: 378 pages
    • dimensions: 203 x 127 x 21 mm
    • weight: 0.41kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Table of dates
    1. The dawn
    2. Classical humanism
    3. The revival in the public schools
    4. New types of education
    5. The scientific movement
    6. First state intervention: the royal commissions
    7. The age of the prophets
    8. The work of individual endeavour
    9. The reform of female education
    10. Popular and technical education
    11. Education in Wales
    12. The modern state system
    13. Changes in curriculum and methods

  • Author

    R. L. Archer

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