Education in North America (Education Around the World) (Paperback)
Education in North America is a comprehensive critical reference guide to the main educational themes in Canada and the United States, from their historical roots to the present time. Bringing a global awareness to the discussion of key contemporary issues and recent reforms in North American education, this volume highlights the similarities and the differences in the development of educational provisions in both countries. Including a comparative introduction to the challenges facing education in the countries in light of political and social changes, this is an essential reference for researchers, scholars, international agencies and policy-makers at all levels.
D. E. Mulcahy is Assistant Professor in the Department of Education at Wake Forest University, USA. D. G. Mulcahy is Connecticut State University Professor and Professor in the School of Education and Professional Studies at Central Connecticut State University, USA. Roger Saul is Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Education at the University of New Brunswick, Canada.