Littledene : patterns of change / H. C. D. Somerset.Material type: TextSeries: Educational research series ; 51.Publication details: Wellington [New Zealand] : New Zealand Council for Educational Research, 1974Edition: Enlarged editionDescription: xxii, 224 pages : illustrations ; 23 cmContent type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeSubject(s): Social surveys -- New Zealand -- Littledene | Education -- New Zealand | Sociology, Rural | Country life -- New Zealand | Community life | Cities and towns -- New Zealand | Education and state -- New Zealand -- History | Canterbury (N.Z.) -- History | New Zealand -- Social conditions | New Zealand -- Rural conditions | New Zealand -- Economic conditions | Canterbury (England)DDC classification: 309.1/931/03 | 307.72 LOC classification: HN930.5.A8 | S65 1974
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Contains the author's Littledene, first published in 1938, and an incomplete sequel, Littledene revisited.
First edition published in 1938.
Includes bibliographical references.
The geographical, historical, and economic patterns -- Homes and home-makers -- Work and leisure -- Social organisation -- Passing the time -- The great society and the little -- Children and schools -- Adult education.
"The original Littledene was published in 1938 ... to describe experiments which had attempted to improve the secondary schooling being offered in rural communities" --Foreword.
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