The development of Australian tertiary education to 1939


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Author: Hyde, Jim


This paper traces the development of tertiary education in Australia until 1939 in an attempt to show that the educational system was not developed to service the needs of the developing economy, but in anticipation of economic benefits.

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Subjects: Vocational education and training; Economics; Tertiary education

Keywords: History; Technical education and training

Geographic subjects: Oceania; Australia

Published: London, England: Routledge, Taylor and Francis, 1982

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Journal volume: 24

Journal number: 1

Journal date: 1982

Pages: pp. 105-140

ISSN: 1750-8487 (print), 1750-8495 (online)

Resource type: Article

Peer reviewed: Yes

Document number: TD/TNC 113.1145

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