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Education in Britain since 1944

William Kenneth Richmond

Education in Britain since 1944

a personal retrospect

by William Kenneth Richmond

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Education -- Great Britain -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statement[by] W. Kenneth Richmond.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLA631.82 .R52
      The Physical Object
      Pagination168 p. ;
      Number of Pages168
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4473778M
      ISBN 100416857604, 0416859402
      LC Control Number79301092

      BRITAIN SINCE Britain since is the established standard textbook on contemporary British political history since the end of the Second World War. This authoritative chronological survey discusses domestic policy and politics in particular, but also covers external and international relations. The fifth edition of this important. Schooling and Social Democracy in England since Unpopular Education. DOI link for Unpopular Education. Unpopular Education book. Schooling and Social Democracy in England since Edited By CCCS. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 1 February Pub. location London.

      – There were three developments in education during this period: the Balfour Act () which created Local Education Authorities, the Fisher Act () which raised the school leaving age from 12 to 14, and the Hadow Reports (–31) one of which recommended school transfer at 11, so creating the idea of the primary school. BOOK REVIEW Education in Britain. to the present. 2nd Edition Dr Rachel Shanks, University of Aberdeen Date Available Online: [16th June 50 Years Special Issue] To cite this article: SHANKS, R. () Education in Britain. to the present. 2nd edition. by Ken Jones.

      Secondary education in the UK has not been thoroughly overhauled since , and today seems [according to whom?] to be a complex mixture of the Tripartite System and the Comprehensive. Survival of the system in Northern Ireland. Synopsis Since the s, welfare reform has been a political priority throughout the western world. In Britain, it has dominated New Labour under Tony Blair as much as it did the Conservatives under Margaret Thatcher.


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It is heavily referenced, and positions itself as a work of scholarship/5(6). In this beautifully crafted book, Ken Jones offers an eloquent, compelling and richly textured exposition of the shifting social, cultural and political struggles and collisions that have constituted the messy dynamic of educational change in England, Wales, Scotland and Reviews: 8.

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Abstract. In Part A: The Education Act: A Mechanism for Division, Southern discusses the Act, the resultant tripartite system and the two main strands of secondary education that developed—the Grammar Schools and the Secondary rn argues that the differences in curricula, teachers, pupils, access to examinations and thereby further education and employment.

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It is heavily referenced, and positions itself as a work of scholarship. Unpopular Education: Schooling and social democracy in England since by CENTRE FOR CONTEMPORARY CULTURAL STUDIES EDUCATION GROUP and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at An established introductory textbook that provides students with a full overview of British social policy and social ideas since the late eighteenth century.

Derek Fraser’s authoritative account is the essential starting point for anyone learning about how and why Britain created the first Welfare State, and its development into the twenty-first century.

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They have grammar schools, comprehensive secondary schools and secondary modern schools. In the past, after graduation. University To Uni: The Politics Of Higher Education In England Since by Robert Stevens (Author)Cited by: Education in Britain since London: Methuen, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: W Kenneth Richmond.Summary: Examines the purpose and the functioning of the education system in England.

This book discusses some of the reforms which have stemmed from developments in the primary schools, in particular from the adoption of child-centred and progressive methods of teaching.