International Perspectives on Research in Early Childhood Education (Contemporary Perspectives in Early Childhood Education)

International Perspectives on Research in Early Childhood Education (Contemporary Perspectives in Early Childhood Education)

By: Bernard Spodek (editor), Olivia N. Saracho (editor)Paperback

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In the chapters that follow, the history and current status of early childhood education in selected countries, along with a review of current research that is being conducted in these countries will be presented. In essence this will provide a glimpse of the intellectual base of early childhood education in many parts of the world

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Contents

Introduction: Early Childhood Education Research and Practice in International Perspective. Bernard Spodek and Olivia N. Saracho; Early Childhood Education in Australia: Approaches, Issues, Policies and Research. Wendy Schiller; Contemporary Early Childhood Education and Research in China. Jiaxong Zhu and X. Christine Wang; How Finland is Researching Early Childhood Education. Mikko Ojala; Contemporary Perspectives in Early Childhood Education: The Case of Greece. Demetra Evangelou and Hara Cortessis-Dafermou; Research and Policy Issues in Early Childhood Care and Education in Japan. Yoko Shirakawa and Sachiko Kitano; Early Childhood Care and Education in Korea: Current State and Research. Unhai Rhee, Won Young Rhee, and Young-Ja Lee; A Global Perspective on Early Childhood Education: Characteristic Traits and Research in Norway. Ole Fredrik Lillemyr; Elementary Education in Poland: A Brief History and Current Research. Barbara Muraska; Research in Early Childhood Education in Portugal. Teresa Vasconcelos; Early Childhood Education Research in Spain. Miguel A. Zabalza; Early Childhood Education in Turkey: An Overview. Sevda Bekman; Early Childhood Education: An International and Contemporary Perspective. Bernard Spodek and Olivia N. Saracho; About the Authors.

Product Details

  • publication date: 15/02/2006
  • ISBN13: 9781931576666
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 388
  • ID: 9781931576666
  • weight: 540
  • ISBN10: 1931576661

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