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Cyril Norwood and the Ideal of Secondary Education

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Part of the Secondary Education in a Changing World book series (SECW)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Gary McCulloch
    Pages 11-25
  3. Gary McCulloch
    Pages 27-44
  4. Gary McCulloch
    Pages 45-61
  5. Gary McCulloch
    Pages 63-77
  6. Gary McCulloch
    Pages 79-99
  7. Gary McCulloch
    Pages 101-116
  8. Gary McCulloch
    Pages 117-135
  9. Gary McCulloch
    Pages 137-153
  10. Gary McCulloch
    Pages 155-157
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 159-197

About this book


Tracing the life of Sir Cyril Norwood, one of England's most prominent and influential educators, this book investigates the historical development of secondary education in England and Wales during the early Twentieth century.


education England higher education research

About the authors

Gary McCulloch is Brian Simon Professor of Education at the Institute of Education, University of London, UK.

Bibliographic information


"An important, engaging, and well-researched publication...This book is worthy of being read by mainstream educationalists, as well as specialist historians of education." - Rob Freathy, British Journal of Educational Studies"Gary McCulloch's distinguished academic career has included professorial posts in three English universities and a trilogy of volumes on secondary schooling in England...Cyril Norwood and the Ideal of Secondary Education continues this quest for a fuller understanding of the changing nature and purpose of English secondary education." - Richard Aldrich, History of Education