ERIC Number: EJ612220
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Geography in Eighteenth-Century British Education.
Mayhew, Robert J.
Paedagogica Historica, v34 n3 p731-69 1998
Analyzes the texts and sites that articulated the twofold vision of geography education in 18th-century Britain. Focuses on children's books, moving onto the geographical training provided by schools of various kinds (grammar, commercial, and naval), and ending with the ways in which geography was incorporated into university education. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Great Britain)