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Education in contemporary Japan

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Published by Phi Delta Kappa Educational Foundation in Bloomington, Ind .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan.
    • Subjects:
    • Education -- Japan.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 38.

      Statementby Edward R. Beauchamp.
      SeriesFastback ;, 171
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLA1312 .B4 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination38 p. ;
      Number of Pages38
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3796053M
      ISBN 100873671716
      LC Control Number81086313

      Many other features of the Japanese educational system, are however, based on European models. Compulsory education covers elementary school and junior high school. A break from the past, modern public schools in Japan today are mostly co-ed(more than 99% of elementary schools).


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