Journals Higher Education



Published: 09 July 2019

240 Pages | 7 black and white figures

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198833352

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Teaching Britain

Elementary Teachers and the State of the Everyday, 1846-1906

Christopher Bischof

  • Offers a new perspective on the history of education; looking at it through teachers' eyes rather than through policies
  • Examines teachers as key agents in the production of social knowledge
  • Provides a dynamic examination of the relationship between teaching policy and practice in nineteenth-century Britain
  • Captures the broad experience of English and Scottish, male and female, head and assistant teachers over sixty years