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Author Manzon, Maria.

Title Comparative education : the construction of a field / Maria Manzon
Published Hong Kong : Comparative Education Research Centre ; 2011
[Dordrecht] : Springer, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 295 pages) : illustrations
Series CERC studies in comparative education ; 29
CERC studies in comparative education ; 29
Contents Introduction : deconstructing comparative education -- Disciplines and fields in academic discourse -- The empirical substance and mass that constitutute the field of comparative education -- Intellectual histories of comparative education -- Mapping the intellectual discourse on 'comparative education' -- Reconstructing comparative education
Summary Through textual analysis and interviews with key figures, this book offers a globally extensive narrative of the histories of comparative education. Drawing on a formidable range of data, it will assist scholars who seek a genuine grasp of the field
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-284) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Comparative education -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9400719302 (electronic bk.)
9789400719309 (electronic bk.)