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Education and Economic Decline in Britain, 1870 to the 1990s Michael Sanderson

Education and Economic Decline in Britain, 1870 to the 1990s

Michael Sanderson

Published April 22nd 1999
ISBN : 9780521581707
Hardcover
140 pages
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For many years, British scientific and technical education has been regarded as inadequate and poor in comparison to competing countries. The deficiencies of the British education system and its failure to support and promote vocational education andMoreFor many years, British scientific and technical education has been regarded as inadequate and poor in comparison to competing countries. The deficiencies of the British education system and its failure to support and promote vocational education and training to create human capital in the labor force have been seen as a large factor in Britains economic decline since the 1870s. Michael Sanderson examines educations supposed part--or not--in this decline and focuses on those issues where education has been seen to fail the needs of the economy.