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Modern education in Europe and the Orient

by Cloyd, David Excelmons.

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe.,
  • East Asia.
    • Subjects:
    • Education -- Europe,
    • Education -- East Asia

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby David E. Cloyd.
      SeriesHome and school series, ed. by P. Monroe.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLA131
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 451 p. :
      Number of Pages451
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6604867M
      LC Control Number18001574
      OCLC/WorldCa2746571

      Inappropriate The list (including its title or description) facilitates illegal activity, or contains hate speech or ad hominem attacks on a fellow Goodreads member or author. Spam or Self-Promotional The list is spam or self-promotional. Incorrect Book The list contains an incorrect book (please specify the title of the book). Details *.   Originally published in , this volume examines the relationship between education and society in the different countries of Europe from which differences in tradition and practice emerge. The countries discussed include: France, Germany, the former Soviet Union, Poland and Sweden.

      The Great Divergence brings new insight to one of the classic questions of history: Why did sustained industrial growth begin in Northwest Europe, despite surprising similarities between advanced areas of Europe and East Asia? As Ken Pomeranz shows, as recently as , parallels between these two parts of the world were very high in life expectancy, consumption, product and factor markets. Education - Education - Patterns of education in non-Western or developing countries: Between and Japan experienced two conflicts—the Sino-Japanese and Russo-Japanese wars—that increased nationalistic feelings. Japan also experienced accelerated modernization and industrialization. In accord with the government’s new nationalism and efforts to modernize the country, educational.

      (shelved 4 times as early-modern-europe) avg rating — 3, ratings — published For that to happen, the countries have to be small and close to one another. And all of this describes Europe. What does this mean in a modern context? One lesson the book teaches is that actions involving war, foreign policy, and military spending can have big, long-lasting consequences: this is a lesson that policy makers should never forget.


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Violent conflict is as old as humanity, but modern war is different. Somewhere between the sixteenth and eighteenth centuries an historic change took place in the military power of European states. coming to terms with the Orient that is based on the Orient’s special place in European Western experience.

The Orient is not only adjacent to Europe; it is also the place of Europe’s greatest and richest and oldest colonies, the source of its civilizations and languages, its cultural contestant, and one of its deepest and most recurring. Teaching the Empire explores how Habsburg Austria utilized education to cultivate the patriotism of its people.

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