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Education for the twentieth century

John Millar

Education for the twentieth century

by John Millar

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Published by W. Briggs in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education -- Philosophy.,
  • Education -- Ontario -- Aims and objectives.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Millar.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 86180
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (10 fr.)
    Number of Pages10
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17495203M
    ISBN 10066586180X

    The 20th (twentieth) century was a century that began on January 1, and ended on Decem It was the tenth and final century of the 2nd millennium.. The 20th century was dominated by a chain of events that heralded significant changes in world history as to redefine the era: flu pandemic, World War I and World War II, nuclear power and space exploration, nationalism and Centuries: 19th century, 20th century, 21st century. The History of Women in Education Christine A. Woyshner, Bonnie Hao Kuo Tai The nineteenth century saw major advances in educational opportunities for women and girls, from the common school movement in the early part of the century to multiple opportunities .

    The twentieth century saw a major expansion of the role of government, both as a producer of goods and services and as a regulator and stabiliser of the national economy. Controversy has raged for more than years over the proper role of government in British political economy, and it was especially fierce during the twentieth century. The category “education” for the twentieth century has been transformed and expanded. Didactics since the days of Jan Amos Komensky has been understood as a theory of learning. In Soviet didactics, education was understood as a “learning outcome” [ 11 ], “the process and result of mastering the system of scientific knowledge and Cited by: 1.

    From the founding of China's first modern school system in the late Qing dynasty through the republican era to the latest educational developments in the People's Republic of China, this book seeks to understand how developments in education contributed to, and were in turn influenced by, cultural patterns and the ongoing search for identity by individuals, collectivities, and states. This book contains 19 papers on 20th century thinkers in adult and continuing education. The book is arranged in four parts as follows: early 20th century English thinkers; early 20th century American thinkers; theorists of adult and continuing education; and theorists of adult education and social change. The following papers are included: "Introduction: Adult Education--An Ideal for Modernity?"Author: Peter Jarvis.


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