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Education for work : background to policy and curriculum

Author: David Corson
Publisher: Clevedon, England : Multilingual Matters, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The ground between education and work is the most contested area in contemporary education.?It assembles lasting claims relating to work and education: claims about which we can be reasonably  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Education for work.
Clevedon ; Philadelphia : Multilingual Matters : Open University, ©1991
(OCoLC)645832146
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Corson
ISBN: 1853591246 9781853591242
OCLC Number: 22663713
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: Palmerston North, New Zealand : Dunmore Press, 1988.
Description: 256 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents: Part 1 The meaning and value of work to the individual: introduction - the meaning and place of work, David Corson; towards a humanistic conception of education and work, Noam Chomsky; education, schooling and the world of work, Colin Wringe. Part 2 Work, education and democracy: introduction - linking education and work, David Corson; issues in the vocational-liberal studies controversy (1900-1917) - John Dewey vs the social efficiency philosophers, Arthur G. Wirth; vocational education and democracy, Robert R. Sherman. Part 3 Key policy issues in education for work: introduction - policy in social context, David Corson; gender, education and work, Jan Branson; technical and vocational schooling - education or work?, Gary McCulloch; leisure, work and education, Harold Enwistle; social and technological change-diversity or commonality in post-school education, Douglas Weir; youth unemployment - a review of the literature, Adrian Furnham; state policy and employment, Ian Shirley. Part 4 School policy and curriculum: introduction - studies in work across the curriculum, David Corson; building on youth cultures in the secondary curriculum, Jim Walker; school to work, William Taylor; unemployment and the schools, Ivan Snook; vocational skills training in transition education - successful practice in New Zealand?, Wanda Korndorffer.
Responsibility: edited by David Corson.

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