Education, Globalization and Skill

Hugh Lauder, P Brown, D Ashton

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Abstract

The Routledge International Encyclopedia of Education is a unique and major resource for the field of education. It is a comprehensive, single-volume work, arranged alphabetically and comprising around 600 entries. The entries range from definitions of key educational concepts and terms to biographies of key educators and specially written substantial essays on major educational topics. The volume includes authoritative and critical commentary on historical and contemporary themes; examinations of continuities, changes and emerging issues; and discussions of the educational traditions and features of major countries and continents. The following special features are also included: Unrivalled coverage of education in a single volume Entries by leading international educational researchers Contributors drawn from all over the globe, including Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Finland, India, Israel, Japan, New Zealand, South Africa, the United Kingdom and the United States A distinguished international advisory board Fully cross-referenced and indexed Suggestions for further reading Offering insight into the world of education in an interesting, informed and sometimes provocative way, The Routledge International Encyclopedia of Education is an invaluable work of reference for educators, students, researchers and policy makers in education and related fields internationally
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Routledge International Encyclopedia of Education
EditorsGary McCulloch, David Crook
PublisherRoutledge
ISBN (Print)978-0-415-27747-1
Publication statusPublished - 4 Apr 2008

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Lauder, H., Brown, P., & Ashton, D. (2008). Education, Globalization and Skill. In G. McCulloch, & D. Crook (Eds.), The Routledge International Encyclopedia of Education Routledge.