In this course students will acquire knowledge about the development of Greek educational system, from its first organization until 1974.
They will understand:
- why and in which way a public / state educational system is organized during the modern era.
- which social, economic and ideological conditions define the way of this organization and the learning contents of the educational system.
- when and in which way education is reformed. What these reformations or the resistance to these reformations express for the political, social and economic level.
- how Greek educational system was influenced by foreign educational systems.
Finally, students will understand the role of historical sources and will acquire the ability to approach and interpret the educational phenomena.
Course Content (Syllabus)
he course “History of Modern Greek Education” constitutes a historical analysis of educational institutions in Greek society, from the era of Greek Enlightenment until the end of 20th century.
The course is organized so as the foundation of educational institutions, every educational level’s directions and learning content, the types of schools, the development and the spreading of schools’ net, to be examined and studied.
The role of education, social, pedagogical and ideological trends, political schemes and intellectualists (that represent these trends) are also examined.
Moreover, there are examined the educational changes in the passage of time and the relation of these changes to politics, to economic and social situation and to the development of Greek society.
Finally, there are examined the influences of European educational systems on Greek educational system.
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Μπουζάκης, Σ. (2011). Πανόραμα Ιστορίας της Εκπαίδευσης, Αθήνα: Gutenberg
Τερζής, Ν. (2011). Μελέτη της εκπαίδευσης του νεοελληνισμού, Θεσσαλονίκη: Εκδόσεις Αδελφών Κυριακίδη
Additional bibliography for study
McCulloch, G. (2017) Ο αγώνας για την ιστορία της εκπαίδευσης, Αθήνα: Gutenberg
Κυπριανός, Π. (2004). Συγκριτική Ιστορία της Ελληνικής Εκπαίδευσης, Αθήνα: Βιβλιόραμα
-Συναφή επιστημονικά περιοδικά:
History of Education Quarterly
Paedagogica Historica. International Journal of the History of Education
Θέματα Ιστορίας της Εκπαίδευσης