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Four Hundred Years of English Education - W. H. G. Armytage

Four Hundred Years of English Education

Paperback Published: 1st June 1970
ISBN: 9780521095839
Number Of Pages: 368

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Professor Armytage's well-known book has become established as a very useful guide to the history of education in England. Not only does it provide a thorough and detailed account of the subject itself, but it also explains how education was shaped by the political, religious and economic background of the times. In this edition the final chapter has been extended and revised to take account of developments in education since the book first appeared.

The Politics of Protestantism 1563-1603
Suits for Science 1603-1660
The National Religion versus National Needs 1660-1732
Prelude to Take-off 1732-1790
The Image of the Factory 1790-1826
Malthusianism and the Mechanics 1826-1851
Fitness and Efficiency 1851-1868
The Politics of the Boards 1868-1889
Collectivism and the County Councils 1889-1911
Change through Consultation 1911-1944
Long-range Plans 1944-1964
Conclusion. Co-ordination and Costing 1964-1969
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ISBN: 9780521095839
ISBN-10: 0521095832
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 368
Published: 1st June 1970
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.59 x 13.97  x 2.08
Weight (kg): 0.47
Edition Number: 2
Edition Type: Revised