NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Showing all 3 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Kira, Naoshi – Educational Studies in Japan: International Yearbook, 2019
Democracy is in crisis around the globe, especially in the United States due to the results of the presidential election in 2016; it is now a bitterly divided society. In this context, this article reviews the democratic conception in education presented by John Dewey as his "Democracy and Education" celebrated its centenary also in…
Descriptors: Democracy, Educational Philosophy, Comparative Analysis, Cultural Pluralism
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Matsushita, Ryohei – Educational Studies in Japan: International Yearbook, 2017
In the field of education, evidence means an objective ground for setting or judging an educational policy, plan or method, as an effective means to attain a given political end or educational objective. Evidence-based education has been regarded as a decisive device to pursue the accountability and improve the quality of education by connecting…
Descriptors: Evidence Based Practice, Educational Theories, Foreign Countries, Educational History
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Akabayashi, Hideo; Nakamura, Ryosuke; Naoi, Michio; Shikishima, Chizuru – Educational Studies in Japan: International Yearbook, 2016
In the past decades, income inequality has risen in most developed countries. There is growing interest among economists in international comparisons of economic and educational mobility. This is aided by the availability of internationally comparable, large-scale data. The present paper aims to make three contributions. First, we introduce the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Comparative Education, Social Mobility, Economic Status