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ERIC Number: ED443990
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Mar
Pages: 268
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-415-20210-8
Education, Training and the Future of Work II: Developments in Vocational Education and Training.
Flude, Mike, Ed.; Sieminski, Sandy, Ed.
This book contains 13 papers on developments in vocational education and training in Great Britain and the future of work. The following papers are included: "Introduction" (Geoff Esland, Mike Flude, Sandy Sieminski); "The Roles of the State and the Social Partners in Vocational Education and Training Systems" (Andy Green); "Education Training and Economic Performance in Comparative Perspective" (David Finegold); "Vocationalism and Educational Change" (Rob Moore, Mike Hickox); "Industrial Training or New Vocationalism? Structures and Discourses" (Stephen Ball); "Contextualizing Public Policy in Vocational Education and Training: The Origins of Competence-Based Vocational Qualifications Policy in the UK" (Steve Williams, Peter Raggatt); "The Competence and Outcomes Movement: The Landscape of Research" (Inge Bates); "Reality Testing in the Workplace: Are NVQs [National Employment Qualifications]'Employment-Led'?" (John Field); "A Critique of NVQs and GNVQs [General National Vocational Qualifications]" (Alan Smithers); "Ideology and Curriculum Policy: GNVQ and Mass Postcompulsory Education in England and Wales" (Denis Gleeson, Phil Hodkinson); "The Implementation of GNVQs in Further Education: A Case Study" (Margaret Bird, Geoff Esland, Jane Greenberg, Sandy Sieminski, Karen Yarrow); "The Politics of Training in Britain: Contradictions in the TEC [Training and Enterprise Council] Initiative" (Jamie Peck); "Markets, Outcomes and the Quality of Vocational Education and Training: Some Lessons from a Youth Credits Pilot Scheme" (Phil Hodkinson, Heather Hodkinson); and"Policy and Accountability" (Lee Harvey, Peter Knight). All papers include substantial bibliographies. (MN)
Routledge, 29 West 35th Street, New York, NY 10001, Web site: (ISBN: 0-415-20210-8 (cloth) $85; ISBN: 0-415-20211-6 (paper) $25.99).
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom