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Sowing the seeds for the National Literacy Strategy: reading debates in England; 1968-1979

Openshaw, R. and Soler, Janet (2007). Sowing the seeds for the National Literacy Strategy: reading debates in England; 1968-1979. In: Crook, David and McCulloch, Gary eds. History, Politics and Policy-Making; A Festschrift presented to Richard Aldrich. London: Institute of Education.

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Abstract

[About the book]

Richard Aldrich, Emeritus Professor of History of Education, retired in 2003 after a 30-year career at the Institute of Education, where he continues to serve as Public Orator. In his scholarship, Aldrich has particularly emphasized the importance of historical perspectives and the relationship between the educational past, politics and policy-making. This volume of eleven essays, by fellow historians of education who have been privileged to work closely with him, takes up the theme of history, politics and policy-making and pays tribute to his leadership of the field in the UK and overseas.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Copyright Holders: 2007 Institute of Education
ISBN: 0-85473-786-3, 978-0-85473-786-4
Academic Unit/Department: Education and Language Studies > Education
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
Item ID: 26829
Depositing User: Users 9543 not found.
Date Deposited: 15 Feb 2011 09:35
Last Modified: 23 Oct 2012 07:54
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/26829
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