International encyclopedia of education

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Author: Peterson, Penelope; Baker, Eva L.; McGaw, Barry


The field of education has experienced extraordinary technological, societal, and institutional change in recent years, making it one of the most fascinating yet complex fields of study in social science. Education is a multidisciplinary and international field drawing on a wide range of social sciences and humanities disciplines, and this new edition of the International encyclopedia of education aims to encapsulate research and comprehensively match this diversity. The encyclopedia was developed by an international expert panel of editors and authors and incorporates more than 1,000...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Adult and community education; Culture and society; Demographics; Higher education; Management; Primary education; Providers of education and training; Research; Secondary education; Statistics; Technology; Teaching and learning; Vocational education and training; Tertiary education

Keywords: Curriculum development; Education; Teachers; Technological change

Published: Oxford, England: Elsevier, 2010

Physical description: 8 vol.

Edition: 3rd ed.

ISBN: 9780080448930

Statement of responsibility: Editors in chief Penelope Peterson, Eva Baker, Barry McGaw

Resource type: Book

Document number: TD/TNC 101.354

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