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Innocents Abroad
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Jonathan ZIMMERMAN
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-30 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

Until the early twentieth century, teachers went abroad with assumptions of their own superiority. But by the mid-twentieth century, they became far more self-questioning about their social assumptions, their educational theories, and the complexity of their role in a foreign society. Drawing on extensive archives of teachers' letters and accounts,
Teaching America to the World and the World to America
Language: en
Pages: 249
Authors: R. Garlitz, L. Jarvinen
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-06 - Publisher: Springer

A fresh analysis of the study of American foreign relations history, this book shows the ways in which international education has shaped the US relationship with the world.
English Teaching and Evangelical Mission
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Dr. Bill Johnston
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-01-25 - Publisher: Multilingual Matters

Debates about the place of mission work in English Language Teaching continue to rage, and yet full-length studies of what really happens at the intersection of ELT and evangelical Christianity are rare. In this book, Johnston conducts a detailed ethnography of an evangelical language school in Poland, looking at its
Educating the Empire
Language: en
Pages: 390
Authors: Sarah Steinbock-Pratt
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-30 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Examines the contested process of colonial education in the Philippines in the aftermath of the Spanish-American War.
American Post-Conflict Educational Reform
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: N. Sobe
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-11-23 - Publisher: Springer

This edited volume brings together historians of education and comparative education researchers to study the educational reconstruction projects that Americans have launched in post-conflict settings across the globe.