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Lang, Melvin – Educational Perspectives, 1975
Author suggested implications for the classroom teacher when teaching students of another culture through an understanding of that culture. (Editor/RK)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Australian Aboriginal Languages, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Differences
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Musgrave, P. W. – Educational Perspectives, 1975
An interesting and informative article concerning the job market as it stands today in Australia and as it may well be in the future. (Editor/RK)
Descriptors: Educational Background, Educational Development, Futures (of Society), Schools of Education
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Grassby, A. J. – Educational Perspectives, 1983
Examines the history of education in Australia from the viewpoint of language and culture. The major emphasis is on what happened in relation to the Aboriginal languages in this country, considering policy, bilingualism among Aboriginal people, legal aspects related to language problems in Australia, and other issues. (JN)
Descriptors: Bilingual Education, Bilingualism, Cultural Context, Cultural Education
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Grassby, A. J. – Educational Perspectives, 1983
Surveys the history and influence of native and non-Anglo ethnic groups who contribute to Australia's cultural diversity. Focuses on the struggle to preserve the Aboriginal language and asserts that legislation is needed to expedite pro-bilingual education policies. Describes several efforts made to promote cultural pluralism in Australia. (KH)
Descriptors: Bilingual Education, Cultural Pluralism, Educational Policy, Elementary Secondary Education
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Kaminsky, James S. – Educational Perspectives, 1982
Briefly traces the development of the Australian educational system, focusing on the diffuse and pervasive influence of the United States on the system. Specific effects at the levels of ideology and structure are noted. (JN)
Descriptors: Educational Development, Educational History, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education