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Li, Kaiyi – Paedagogica Historica: International Journal of the History of Education, 2021
In 1932, with the help of the League of Nations, the Chinese government sent an educational mission consisting of five scholars to Europe, in order to investigate education in different countries as reference points for ongoing Chinese educational reform. This article argues that educators in the mission used foreign examples to support their…
Descriptors: Educational History, Educational Policy, Policy Formation, Educational Change
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Zhou, Ying – Paedagogica Historica: International Journal of the History of Education, 2021
The nature of the New Policies in China (1901-1911) has been hotly debated for decades. While scholars doubt the sincerity of the Qing government in their pursuit of constitutional reform, there is a general agreement on the high quality of their educational reform. Some even consider their educational innovations as "genuine reform" but…
Descriptors: Educational Change, Political Attitudes, Educational History, Foreign Countries
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Kaiser, Tim; Miethe, Ingrid; Piepiorka, Alexandra; Kriele, Tobias – Paedagogica Historica: International Journal of the History of Education, 2021
Searching for development paths and suitable educational policies, postcolonial governments often turned to the experiences of other countries and sought to adapt these to their own contexts. Research on such processes has largely neglected the resulting entanglements between postcolonial and European socialist countries, and between different…
Descriptors: Educational History, Postcolonialism, Educational Policy, Social Systems
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Yoon, Jong-Pil – Paedagogica Historica: International Journal of the History of Education, 2020
This article aims to offer both an overview of the key issues and controversial policy decisions that defined history education in Korea for the past 10 years and a critical analysis of the actions taken by, and claims exchanged between, the advocates of New Right thinking and their opponents during this period. In doing so, it will point out the…
Descriptors: History Instruction, Educational Policy, Policy Analysis, Decision Making
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Teodoro, António – Paedagogica Historica: International Journal of the History of Education, 2020
This article examines the OECD's role in the construction of education policies in Portugal after the Second World War up to the Carnation Revolution (1974). For a large part of the twentieth century (1926-1974), Portugal lived under a nationalist dictatorship, with elements that were on a par with the European fascism. After analysing the genesis…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Educational Policy, Educational History, International Organizations
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Ydesen, Christian; Grek, Sotiria – Paedagogica Historica: International Journal of the History of Education, 2020
The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has risen to prominence as one of the most influential international organisations in the world, in large part due to its country reviews and comprehensive comparative testing portfolio. This article starts from two proposition: (1) that fields of tension and antagonisms lie beyond…
Descriptors: Educational History, International Organizations, Relationship, Educational Policy
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Oelkers, Jürgen – Paedagogica Historica: International Journal of the History of Education, 2020
The article will discuss some central relations between political authoritarianism and right-wing education in the interwar period. Then it is asked why these concepts and powers are renewed in today' s politics and education. And in the end it shows what research gaps exist and how the articles of this special issue could fill them.
Descriptors: Authoritarianism, Educational History, Political Attitudes, War
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Pineau, Pablo; Birgin, Alejandra – Paedagogica Historica: International Journal of the History of Education, 2019
In this article we offer a broad historical overview of how the "Malvinas cause" has been taught in Argentine schools over the years. It is divided into four parts: first, we focus on the period prior to the 1982 armed conflict in order to analyse how the issue had traditionally been conceptualised and thus, offer a reflection on the…
Descriptors: Educational History, Educational Policy, War, Foreign Countries
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Vamos, Agnes – Paedagogica Historica: International Journal of the History of Education, 2018
Through the example of the establishment, functioning, and closing of bilingual schools during the Soviet occupation of Hungary, this paper aims to introduce this segment of public education in Central-Eastern Europe. In the period between 1945 and 1989, the learning of Russian as a compulsory subject was introduced, teaching other languages was…
Descriptors: Hungarian, Language of Instruction, Russian, Bilingual Schools
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Açikgöz, Betül – Paedagogica Historica: International Journal of the History of Education, 2018
The late Ottoman education policy implemented curriculum reforms adding science courses reduced to school children level. The modern science was popularised by supplementing public education with the new courses. Textbooks with illustrations efficiently introduced children to European material improvements and icons of progress. Between the years…
Descriptors: Educational History, Educational Policy, Educational Change, Curriculum Development
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Gomes, Inês – Paedagogica Historica: International Journal of the History of Education, 2018
Portuguese schools hold important collections, most organised in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. This scientific heritage, however, is still to be discovered. This article focuses on the creation, development, and role of natural history collections in Portuguese secondary schools, between the second half of the nineteenth…
Descriptors: Educational History, Science Instruction, Secondary School Students, Foreign Countries
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Giudici, Anja; Grizelj, Sandra – Paedagogica Historica: International Journal of the History of Education, 2017
By the end of the nineteenth century, the relationship between the state, language and schooling had become extremely close: a state was supposed to be "national," and a real nation was supposed to be monolingual. Following the literature on nation-building, it is because schooling was charged with the task of forming such nations that…
Descriptors: Social Integration, Cultural Pluralism, Foreign Countries, Educational History
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Peng, Huan-Sheng; Chu, Jo-Ying – Paedagogica Historica: International Journal of the History of Education, 2017
The eight-year-long period from Japan's initiation of the Second Sino-Japanese War in 1937 to its unconditional surrender in 1945 forced Japan to invest its national economy and industrial and scientific technologies in the war. In addition, in the name of the Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere, Japan initiated its assimilation and Kominka…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Foreign Policy, Acculturation, Elementary Education
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Papakosta, Konstantina – Paedagogica Historica: International Journal of the History of Education, 2017
The reality of Greek education presents a dissension in relation to the global trends regarding the existence and use of a single textbook per school subject. This reality also influences the orientation of education research. Thus, the international trend to study how textbooks affect the uptake of knowledge by the student, which is followed by…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, History, History Instruction, Compulsory Education
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Clark, Jennifer – Paedagogica Historica: International Journal of the History of Education, 2017
This paper examines prime minister Robert Menzies decision to support science education in Australian schools in 1963. This was a landmark shift in policy for the federal government, but in many ways mirrors the decision of Eisenhower who brought down the National Defense Education Act (NDEA) in 1958. The paper uses a transnational approach to…
Descriptors: Science Education, Educational History, Foreign Countries, Public Officials
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