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Education and Society in the New Russia - David M. Jones

Education and Society in the New Russia

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Published: 31st March 1994
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This survey of the changes in education and socialization in the former USSR examines the institutions that are shaping the first post-Soviet generation. Chapters provide reports on such questions as diversification and the development of independent schools, curriculum reform and democratization.

About the Editor and Contributorsp. ix
Introduction Anthony Jonesp. xiii
The Soviet Legacyp. 1
The Educational Legacy of the Soviet Periodp. 3
Notesp. 20
Referencesp. 22
New Structures, New Curriculumsp. 25
Plans to Reform Russian Higher Educationp. 27
Notesp. 44
Referencesp. 46
Diversification in Russian Educationp. 47
Referencesp. 73
Notesp. 73
Clever Children and Curriculum Reform the Progress of Differentiation in Soviet and Russian State Schoolingp. 75
Notesp. 97
Referencesp. 98
The Independent Schools of St. Petersburg Diversification of Schooling in Postcommunist Russiap. 103
Notesp. 115
Referencesp. 116
History Education and Historiography in Soviet and Post-Soviet Russiap. 119
Notesp. 136
Referencesp. 137
Reform in History and Social Studies Education in Russian Secondary Schoolsp. 141
Notesp. 163
Referencesp. 164
Professional Educationp. 169
Education for Management in a New Economyp. 171
Notesp. 194
Referencesp. 194
Reforming Medical Education in Russiap. 197
Referencesp. 211
Notesp. 211
Educating Russia for a Free Pressp. 213
Referencesp. 229
Notesp. 229
Issues in Teacher Educationp. 231
Notesp. 257
Referencesp. 258
Education and Social Issuesp. 261
Confronting Sexuality in School and Societyp. 263
Notesp. 286
Referencesp. 286
After Graduation, What? the Value of an Education in the New Orderp. 289
Notesp. 309
Referencesp. 310
The Labor Market and Education in the Post-Soviet Erap. 311
Notesp. 331
Indexp. 333
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ISBN: 9781563242090
ISBN-10: 1563242095
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 256
Published: 31st March 1994
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.9 x 15.2  x 2.06
Weight (kg): 0.65