Book 2010

Changing Educational Landscapes

Educational Policies, Schooling Systems and Higher Education - a comparative perspective


ISBN: 978-90-481-8533-7 (Print) 978-90-481-8534-4 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

  2. Knowledge: Epistemological and Ideological Shifts

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 19-19

    2. Chapter

      Pages 1-17

      Changing Educational Landscapes: An Introduction

    3. Chapter

      Pages 21-42

      The Owl of Athena: Reflective Encounters with the Greeks on Pedagogical Eros and the Paideia of the Soul (Psyche)

    4. Chapter

      Pages 43-58

      Implications of the New Social Characteristics of Knowledge Production

    5. Chapter

      Pages 59-74

      University Reform in Greece: A Shift from Intrinsic to Extrinsic Values

    6. Chapter

      Pages 75-90

      Universities and Pricing on Higher Education Markets

  3. Access and Transitions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 91-91

    2. Chapter

      Pages 93-105

      Providing Access to Education: Intercultural and Knowledge Issues in the Curriculum

    3. Chapter

      Pages 107-118

      Access and Transitions in Education

    4. Chapter

      Pages 119-134

      Educational Inequalities in Greece, Sweden and the United Kingdom: A Comparative Analysis of the Origins

  4. Old and New Solidarities

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 135-135

    2. Chapter

      Pages 137-154

      Public Education, Migration, and Integration Policies in France

    3. Chapter

      Pages 155-182

      The Inclusion of Invisible Minorities in the EU Member States: The Case of Greek Jews in Greece

  5. Learning and Teaching, Quality and Assessment

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 183-183

    2. Chapter

      Pages 185-206

      Education Quality: Research Priorities and Approaches in the Global Era

    3. Chapter

      Pages 207-226

      Pupil Assessment in a Historical Perspective: Contribution to the Contemporary Debate

    4. Chapter

      Pages 227-240

      Recent Trends in Early Childhood Curriculum: The Case of Greek and English National Curricula

    5. Chapter

      Pages 241-260

      Pre-service Teachers’ Intercultural Competence: Japan and Finland

  6. Redefining Space

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 261-261

    2. Chapter

      Pages 263-283

      Internationalising Higher Education: Debates and Changes in Europe

    3. Chapter

      Pages 285-308

      Nation-State, Diaspora and Comparative Education: The Place of Place in Comparative Education

    4. Chapter

      Pages 309-313

      The Role of the Nation-State Reconsidered

    5. Chapter

      Pages 315-317


  7. Back Matter

    Pages 319-328