- xvi, 288 pages : illustrations, portraits, facsimiles ; 24 cm.
- Additional Authors
- Proctor, Helen,
- Includes bibliographical references and index.Record machine-generated from publisher information.Summary: "At a time when schooling is more important than ever for families, and where there is great public concern about educational standards and outcomes, Craig Campbell and Helen Proctor show what is new and what is an echo of older agendas. They offer a comprehensive history of Australian schooling from colonial days to the present, highlighting the ways in which schooling has helped shape society."--Cover.