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To the fullest extent of his powers : C.E. Beeby's life in education / Noeline Alcorn.

By: Alcorn, Noeline.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Wellington [N.Z.] : Victoria University Press, 1999Description: 416 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations, facsimiles, ports ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0864733534 (pbk.) :.Subject(s): Beeby, C. E. (Clarence Edward), 1902-1998 | Educators -- New Zealand -- Biography | Education -- New Zealand | Government executives -- New Zealand -- Biography | Beeby, Clarence EdwardDDC classification: 370.92
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A biography of C.E. Beeby, who became Director of Education in 1938 at the age of 37. His work in implementing the education reforms of Peter Fraser is discussed, and his thinking is traced back to his early life, education, and research interests. His later life as diplomat, researcher, writer, and international consultant is also covered. There are black and white plates in the centre of the book.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 375-410) and index.

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