The Historical Background of School System and Teacher Image in Finland by Merja PaksuniemiThe Historical Background of School System and Teacher Image in Finland by Merja Paksuniemi

The Historical Background of School System and Teacher Image in Finland

byMerja Paksuniemi

Hardcover | August 26, 2013

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The purpose of the book is to identify and describe the teacher image that was inherent at the teacher training colleges in Finland during 1921 to 1945. It also points out what kind of pedagogical philosophies influenced the foundation of the Finnish school system. The book provides a historical point of view of teaching at the teacher training colleges and introduces the pedagogical methods which were used. The focus is on a teacher training college for women, located in Northern Finland, Tornio.
Merja Paksuniemi, Ph.D., is a Lecturer at the University of Lapland, Finland. She did her doctoral research about the teacher training colleges in Finland. She does post-doctoral research on war time children in Northern Finland during the Second World War. Her personal interest and research topics are school history, primary education...
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Title:The Historical Background of School System and Teacher Image in FinlandFormat:HardcoverDimensions:8.27 × 5.83 × 0.98 inPublished:August 26, 2013Publisher:Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der WissenschaftenLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:3631643101

ISBN - 13:9783631643105

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Contents: Finnish educational system – History of education – Primary education – Teacherhood – Teacher’s Profession – Teacher selection – Teacher training college.