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Decentralisation and Privatisation in Education, The Role of the State

Decentralisation and Privatisation in Education explores the ambivalent and problematic relationship between the State, privatisation, and decentralisation in education globally. Using a number of diverse paradigms, ranging from critical theory to globalisation, the authors, by focusing on privatisation, marketisation and decentralisation, will attempt to examine critically both the reasons and outcomes of education reforms, policy…

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Essays in the Philosophy of Education

Essays in the Philosophy of Education

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The History of Education Under Apartheid, 1948-1994, The Doors of Learning and Culture Shall be Opened

The History of Education Under Apartheid, 1948-1994

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Projections of Education Statistics to 2006

Includes statistics on elementary and secondary schools and institutions of higher education at the national level. Included are projections for enrollment, graduates, classroom teachers, and expenditures to the year 2006. Includes projections of elementary and secondary enrollment and high school graduates to the year 2006 for public elementary and secondary schools at the state level.…

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Culture and Education

Although the educational system still fulfills the task of anchoring young generations within the national cultures that make up Europe, the progressive loss of significance of national states, which is connected to the process of unification and globalization, is creating new challenges to the various European cultures and to the education systems embodied in their…

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Teaching Children Physical Education, Becoming a Master Teacher

Contains brief vignettes of elementary school physical education teachers demonstrating some of the teaching skills described in the book.

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Physical Education, Beyond the Curriculum

Look at Physical Education learning opportunities beyond the PE lesson With more sport professions and professionals having an interest in children’s development in sport, this book looks at the increased significance for effectively developing Physical Education and enhancing the curriculum. The traditional view of schools acting as the sole source of education has extended to…

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The Practice of Patient Education, A Case Study Approach

With patients leaving the hospital sicker and more care being done in outpatient settings or at home, patients need to become active, informed participants on their health care team. This one-of-a-kind text provides unique advice to help nurses apply their knowledge and skills to teaching patients in the clinical setting with specific diseases, including special…

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Women’s Education in Developing Countries, Barriers, Benefits, and Policies

Why do women in most developing countries lag behind men in literacy? Why do women get less schooling than men? This anthology examines the educational decisions that deprive women of an equal education. It assembles the most up-to-date data, organized by region. Each paper links the data with other measures of economic and social development.…

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Foundations of Education Vol.ii’ 2005 Ed.

Foundations of Education Vol.ii’ 2005 Ed.