Education and the world of work: a study prepared for the International Bureau of Education

The 38th session of the International Conference on Education took the subject of young people’s training for productive work as its special theme. This publication documents the discussion of the concepts of work and of training for work through different epochs and across various cultural, political and economic contexts. The chapters are as follows: Part one, ‘Work and society’, contains: Socio-economic dimensions; A work crisis?; The prospects; Part two, ‘Work and training policies’, contains: Trades and apprenticeship in Europe up to the age of manufacturing; Wage earners and education: f... Show more

Authors: Carton, Michel

Published: Paris, France, UNESCO, 1984

Resource type: Report, paper or authored book

Physical description: 237 p.

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