Wilson Center Experts

Ben A. Eklof

Fellowship
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
;
Russia
Affiliation:
Wilson Center Project(s):
How They Were Taught: The Daily Life of the Russian School Before The Revolution (1864-1914)
Term:
Sep 01, 1987
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Jun 01, 1988

Project Summary

a study of handbooks, teachers’ manuals, memoirs and diaries, legislation and zemestvo studies to establish the routines, culture and environment of the Russian primary school, urban and rural, and to depict the social structure of the classroom, the content of lessons and readers and the intellectual horizons of pupils