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The Politics Of Curricular Change, Irving Epstein Oct 1983

The Politics Of Curricular Change, Irving Epstein

Irving Epstein

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Recurrent Education: Economic And Equity Issues In Australia, Phil Mckenzie Dec 1982

Recurrent Education: Economic And Equity Issues In Australia, Phil Mckenzie

Dr Phillip McKenzie

The review examines the relevance of the recurrent education concept in the Australian context. It traces the evolution of the concept and distils the features which distinguish it from other models of educational provision. Using an economic perspective the review assesses the major arguments advanced for recurrent education in terms of its implications for the internal operations of the education sector, the relationships between education and the labour market and the distribution of educational opportunities between and within generations. Consideration is also given to the likely costs of recurrent education programs and the need to develop appropriate financing mechanisms. The ...