Historical Studies in Education

Secondary School Education in Ireland

History, Memories and Life Stories, 1922 - 1967

Authors: O'Donoghue, Tom, Harford, Judith

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About this book

Adopting a life story approach, this book explores the memories of those who attended Irish secondary schools prior to 1967. It serves to initiate and enhance the practice of remembering secondary school education amongst those who attended secondary schools not just in Ireland, but around the world.

About the authors

Tom O'Donoghue is Professor of Education in the Graduate School of Education at The University of Western Australia, Australia, where he has also been Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Education. He is an Elected Fellow of both The Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia and The Royal Historical Society. He has previously published Catholic Teaching Brothers.
Judith Harford is Senior Lecturer and Director of the Professional Master of Education in the School of Education, University College Dublin, Ireland. She is also Co-Ordinator of the Teacher Education Policy in Europe Network and a Link Convenor of the Teacher Education Research Network of the European Educational Research Association.

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • Introduction to Secondary School Education in Ireland: History, Memories and Life Stories, 1922–1962

    O’Donoghue, Tom (et al.)

    Pages 1-7

  • The Broad Background to Secondary School Education in Ireland, 1922–1962

    O’Donoghue, Tom (et al.)

    Pages 8-33

  • Secondary School Education in Diocesan Colleges in Ireland, 1922–1962

    O’Donoghue, Tom (et al.)

    Pages 34-54

  • Secondary School Education in Schools of the Irish Christian Brothers in Ireland, 1922–1962

    O’Donoghue, Tom (et al.)

    Pages 55-86

  • Secondary School Education in Other Catholic Boys’ Secondary Schools in Ireland, 1922–1962

    O’Donoghue, Tom (et al.)

    Pages 87-119

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eBook $79.99
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Hardcover $100.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-56079-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Secondary School Education in Ireland
Book Subtitle
History, Memories and Life Stories, 1922 - 1967
Authors
Series Title
Historical Studies in Education
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-56080-3
DOI
10.1007/978-1-137-56080-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-56079-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
V, 256
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