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Published: 01 December 2021

168 Pages | 12 black and white images

6.9 x 4.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198859086

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Education: A Very Short Introduction

Second Edition

Gary Thomas

Very Short Introductions

  • Explores the evolution of education since the Ancient Greeks, and analyses the forces influencing it
  • Considers contemporary controversies over progressive versus formal teaching
  • Explores the work of the important education theorists, including Piaget and Vygotsky
  • Considers how curriculums globally can be shaped to meet the needs of a rapidly moving world
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series - over ten million copies sold worldwide