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Science, education and social change

Canadian Student Pugwash. National Conference

Science, education and social change

selected material from the third National Conference of Canadian Student Pugwash

by Canadian Student Pugwash. National Conference

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Published by CSP Publications in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Social aspects -- Congresses.,
  • Science -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- Congresses.,
  • Social sciences -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Heather Nisbet and Jane Willms.
    ContributionsNisbet, Heather, 1960-, Willms, Jane
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ175.4 C35 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 153 p. ;
    Number of Pages153
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21512977M
    ISBN 100969102127

    In this brief, interpretive history of American schooling, John Rury focuses on the evolving relationship between education and social change. The book considers the impact of social forces, such as industrialization, urbanization, immigration, and cultural conflict on the development of schools and other educational institutions. Education and Social Change undertakes a systematic sociological analysis of contemporary educational policy and practice. In doing so it charts the substantial and significant changes that education systems have undergone over recent decades, and places them within a broader context of social change. Thematically structured, the book brings.

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    Education and Social Change undertakes a systematic sociological analysis of contemporary educational policy and practice. In doing so it charts the substantial and significant changes that education systems have undergone over recent decades, and places them within a broader context of social change. Rethinking Science, Technology, and Social Change challenges the prevailing notion that science and technology are constructed or socially shaped. The text puts forth a case for technological determinism, based on a realistic and pragmatic account of science and technology, informed by historical comparisons. Schroeder begins by exploring the social organization of scientific and technological.


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