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Author Hansen, Mette Halskov, author.

Title Educating the Chinese individual : life in a rural boarding school / Mette Halskov Hansen.

Published Seattle : University of Washington Press, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail High Use  370.917340951 HANS  OVERNIGHT LOAN  AVAILABLE
Physical description ix, 222 pages ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-218) and index.
Contents Introduction : Chinese education and processes of individualization -- Discipline and agency : quests for individual space -- Text and truth : visions of the learned person and good citizen -- Hierarchy and democracy : controlled rise of the individual -- Motivation and examination : the making and breaking of the individual -- Dreams and dedications : teachers' views and the construction of a generation gap -- Conclusion : authoritarian individualization.
Subject Rural youth -- Education -- China -- History -- 21st century.
Education, Rural -- China.
Educational change -- China -- History -- 21st century.
Education and state -- China -- History -- 21st century.
ISBN 9780295994086