Introducing comparative education

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Comparative education -- Method
Statement[by] A. R. Trethewey.
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LC ClassificationsLA132.T73, LA131.T7
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Paginationix, 141 p.
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Introducing Comparative Education aims to familiarize newcomers with comparative education as a field of study and to provide a continuing reference as people become more actively involved with comparative studies and the problems associated with developing them in Introducing comparative education book and productive ways.

Introducing Comparative Education aims to familiarize newcomers with comparative education as a field of study and to provide a continuing reference as people become more actively involved with comparative studies Book Edition: 1. • what comparative education is; • how the field has developed over the years; • the purpose of comparative education; • who compares; • the challenges of undertaking comparative research.

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It frames the introduction within recent theoretical debates and shifts in the discipline whilst also addressing the history of the field and its practical application.

Unique in terms of scholarly coverage and relevance; Consolidates the major themes in comparative education of the last fifty years; Opens up current cutting-edge themes and the ways in which comparative educationists think about neo-liberalism, market and religious fundamentalisms, knowledge societies, postmodernity and post-colonialism.

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Introduction. Comparative education is a loosely bounded field that examines the sources, workings, and outcomes of education systems, as well as leading education issues, from comprehensive, multidisciplinary, cross-national, and cross-cultural perspectives.

Despite the diversity of approaches to studying relations between education and society. Studies in Comparative Education is an academic guide that focuses some contemporary and controversial issues associated with the field since its evolution as an academic discipline.

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Comparative Education according to Good () is a field of study dealing with the comparison of current educational theory and practice in different countries for the purpose of broadening and deepening understanding of educational problems beyond the boundaries of one's own country.

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The education system in a country cannot be isolated from the education systems of other Size: 1MB. Introduction to Comparative Education Concept of Education The tool for the integration of the individual effectively into a society so that the individual can achieve self-realization, develop national consciousness, promote unity and strive for social, economic, political, scientific cultural and technological process.

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Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Book: All Authors / Contributors: A R Trethewey. Find more information about: ISBN: It is only quite recently that Comparative Education has been admitted as a subject of academic studies.

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