Teachers and the Struggle for Democracy in Spain, 1970–1985

  • Tamar Groves

Part of the Palgrave Studies in the History of Social Movements book series (PSHSM)

About this book


The book shows how teachers struggled to liberate their country's education system from the legacy of dictatorship, combining a general evaluation of the phenomenon with intimate glances at the people who drove it forward. By vindicating the importance of democratic professionals it illuminates the Spanish transition to democracy from a new angle.


Spanish contemporary history education social movements democracy dictatorship evaluation revolution Spain

Authors and affiliations

  • Tamar Groves
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Science and Technology StudiesUniversity of SalamancaSpain

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-45876-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-32374-3
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