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Author Penn, Alan, 1926-

Title Targeting schools : drill, militarism, and imperialism / Alan Penn
Published London ; Portland, OR : Woburn Press, 1999


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 MELB  372.860440941 Pen/Tsd  AVAILABLE
Description 210 pages ; 23 cm
Series Woburn education series., 1462-2076
Woburn education series.
Contents Pt. I. Drill in the Late Victorian/Early Edwardian Era, 1870-1902. 1. Drill in Elementary Schools, 1870-75. 2. Drill and Physical Training: Debate and Decisions, 1875-99. 3. The Society of Arts: Its Advocacy of Military Drill. 4. The London School Board Drill Programme, and those of Leeds and Bradford. 5. The Earl of Meath's Campaign for Drill and Physical Training. 6. The Boer War, 1899-1902 -- Pt. II. Drill and the Curriculum: Developments up to the First World War. 7. The Model Course of Physical Training and Interdepartmental Committee Findings, 1902-04. 8. 1905: A Significant Year. 9. Rifle Shooting Experiments, 1906-08. 10. The Board of Education Stands Firm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-197) and index
Subject Drill and minor tactics -- Study and teaching (Primary) -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Education, Primary -- Great Britain -- History.
Education, Elementary -- Great Britain -- History.
Physical education for children -- Great Britain -- History.
Drill and minor tactics -- History.
Militarism -- Great Britain -- History.
LC no. 98046124
ISBN 0713002174 cloth alkaline paper
0713040394 paperback alkaline paper
0713040386 paperback alkaline paper