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In search of an identity : the politics of history as a school subject in Hong Kong, 1960s-2002 / Edward Vickers.

Author/Creator:
Vickers, Edward, 1971, author.
Publication:
New York : Routledge, 2003.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (278 p.)
Series:
East Asia (New York, N.Y.)
East Asia
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Subjects:
Education -- Political aspects -- China -- Hong Kong.
Educational change -- China -- Hong Kong.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
This book traces the influences that have shaped the secondary school history curriculum during Hong Kong's prolonged political transition between the 1960s and the early 21st century, focusing on the relationship between history and identity.
Contents:
History, politics and education in Hong Kong
History, culture, and the politics of identity in Hong Kong
The history curriculum from the 1960s to 1982
History in crisis, 1982-89
Curriculum change in a climate of uncertainty, 1989-1997
1997-2002 : new Hong Kong, new history.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-310) and index.
ISBN:
1-135-94425-3
1-280-23970-0
9786610239702
0-203-48848-2
OCLC:
251477159
Publisher Number:
10.4324/9780203488485 doi