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Education, Curriculum and Nation-Building, Contributions of Comparative Education to the Understanding of Nations and Nationalism, edited by Daniel. Tröhler

Contributing to interdisciplinary discussions on nationalism, the book explores how educational systems and practices contribute to the phenomena of nationalism and nation-building
Table Of Contents
Introduction : understanding nationalism through the lens of education / Daniel Tröhler -- Education and the nation : educational knowledge in the dominant theories of nationalism / Daniel Tröhler & Veronika Maricic -- "The divine fire... burns within them" : national Davids and Goliaths in Swiss, Danish, and Scottish school lessons / Nicole Gotling, Veronika Maricic & Lukas Boser -- Nation building by education statistics and data : a comparative perspective on school surveys in Switzerland, France, and Scotland / Rebekka Horlacher, Sébastien-Akira Alix & Lukas Boser -- After the final end of the great empire : imposing and inventing the nation as the fundament of the modern State in interwar Austria and "Slovene Yugoslavia" / Florian Gimpl & Jernej Kosi -- Sharing nationalism through public education in Latin America : an overview of early-twentieth-century Argentina and Mexico / Howard Prosser, Jason Beech & Alonso Casanueva Baptista -- Korean ethnic nationalism and modern education : Christianity and political ideologies in shaping one nation and two states / Terri Kim -- Nation-building and curriculum in Canada / Jennifer Wallner & Stéphanie Chouinard -- Primers as a nation's self-portrait : the case of Latvia and Lithuania in the 1920s and 1930s / Iveta Kestere & Irena Stonkuviene -- Literacies of childhood and nation in the anthropocene : insights from (post)Soviet early literacy textbooks / Dilraba Anayatova, Ketevan Chachkhiani, Setrag Hovsepian, Iveta Silova & Keti Tsoniashvili -- Reform histories and changing educational conceptions of the nation and nationalism in Norwegian and Swedish curricula (1900-2020) / Kirsten Sivesind & Magnus Hultén -- Education, nationalism and internationalism : gap-filling and gap-creating / Michael Billig
Literary Form
non fiction
Includes index
Physical Description
1 online resource (288 pages)
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