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ERIC Number: ED260961
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Irish Educational Studies. Vol. 4 no. 1.
McKernan, Jim, Ed.
Irish Educational Studies, v4 n1 1984
The following papers dealing with education in Ireland are presented: "The Fortunes of Education as a Subject of Study and of Research in Ireland" (John Coolahan); "The Irish Charter Schools: The Grand Design in Principle and Practice" (Kenneth Milne); "Quaker Education in 18th and 19th Century Ireland" (Cyril G. Brannigan); "Images of Women in Nineteenth Century Schoolbooks" (Lorcan Walsh); "An Assessment of Rev. Professor Timothy J. Corcoran's Major Works in the Field of Irish Educational Historiography" (James G. Deegan); "St. Dominic's--The Rise and Fall of a Training College 1907-1924" (Finbarr O'Driscoll); "One Approach to Moral Education for Secondary Schools in the United States" (Gerald M. Reagan); "Language Manipulation: Doublespeak in Education" (Richard Pratte); "Some Curricular Aspects of Social and Civic Education in Ireland, 1966-1984" (Mairtin Fahy); "What Use Is Day Release?" (J. R. McCarthy); "Compensation for Deficiencies in the Second-Level System" (Tom Baum and Linda McLoughlin); "Summer Recreation Provision in America and Northern Ireland - A Comparative Overview" (Paul G. J. Anthony); "Rethinking the Nature of Educational Studies" (Padraig Hogan); "The First Blast of the Trumpet against the Monstrous Regiment of the Disciplines (Theorising about Theory of Education)" (Michael McKeown); "Some Philosophical Issues Relating to the Identification of Education with the Development of Reason" (Peter J. Gargan); "Predicting Success in First University Examinations in Home Economics Colleges of Education" (Eamonn O'Baiollain); "Imagination: That One Talent That Lies Buried" (Seamus V. O'Suilleabhain); and "School Choice and School Catchment: Post-Primary Education in Galway City" (Seamus Grimes). (RM)
Descriptors: Abstract Reasoning, Academic Achievement, Comparative Analysis, Comparative Education, Continuing Education, Educational Change, Educational History, Educational Practices, Educational Research, Educational Theories, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethical Instruction, Females, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Historiography, Home Economics, Imagination, Intellectual Disciplines, Program Descriptions, Recreational Activities, School Choice, Sex Discrimination, Social Studies, Summer Programs, Teaching Methods, Textbook Content, Textbook Evaluation, Values Education, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Research; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Educational Studies Association of Ireland, Dublin.
Identifiers - Location: Ireland; United States