Social Change and Education in Ireland, Scotland and Wales: Historiography on Nineteenth‐century Schooling

  title={Social Change and Education in Ireland, Scotland and Wales: Historiography on Nineteenth‐century Schooling},
  author={Deirdre Raftery and Jane Hedger McDermid and Gareth E. Jones},
  journal={History of Education},
  pages={447 - 463}
This paper presents a summary and analysis of historiography on social change and education in Ireland, Scotland and Wales, with particular reference to nineteenth‐century schooling. The nineteenth century is identified as the period during which Ireland, Scotland and Wales developed distinctive systems of schooling that reflected not only their relationship to Westminster but also significant contemporaneous economic and social change. This paper identifies research which has treated this… 
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