Bringing together a truly global range of scholars, this volume explores heritage, memory, and identity through a diverse set of subjects, including heritage sites, practices of memorialization, museums, sites of contestation, and human rights.

Education
Education

1 DECADAL CHANGE IN NUMBER OF TERTIARY VS

2 HOLOCAUST TEACHING BY COUNTRY

3 UK ARCHAEOLOGY POST GRADUATE AND MASTER COURSES (2008–2009)

4 INTERPRETATION OF RELIGIOUS TEACHING BY RELIGIOUS BELIEFS IN THE US (2007)

5 DISTANCE EDUCATION: % OF POSTSECONDARY INSTITUTIONS OFFERING COURSES (US; 2006–2007)

6 AVERAGE NUMBER OF FOREIGN LANGUAGES LEARNED BY PUPILS WORLDWIDE 2002 & 2005

Education

Education facilitates the transmission of knowledge, experience, and skills from one generation to another, and hence also of the heritage, memory, and identity of a society as understood in this volume. However, such is the grip both real and imagined of globalization today that educational institutions, particularly at the secondary and tertiary levels, particularly in Europe and the United States, now seek to globalize education as well (Hoelscher, forthcoming). ...

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