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Author Raggatt, Peter C. M.

Title Government, markets, and vocational qualifications : an anatomy of policy / Peter Raggatt and Steve Williams.

Imprint London : Falmer Press, 1999.

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Description 1 online resource (ix, 220 pages)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of Tables; List of Abbreviations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Vocational Qualifications Past and Present; Towards a Competence-based System: Contextualizing the Reform of Vocational Qualifications; 'Motherhood and Apple Pie': The Review of Vocational Qualifications in England and Wales 1985 1986; Ambiguity Resolved: The Implementation of NVQ Policy 1987 1989; Embedding the Reforms: NVQ and SVQ Policy 1990 1993; Coherence for 16- to 19-Year-Olds: The Origins and Development of GNVQ Policy.
Summary Looks at the initial implementation of NVQs and GNVQs and at the considerable problems encountered. It also examines how the policies were sustained.
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Subject Vocational qualifications -- Great Britain.
National Vocational Qualifications (Great Britain)
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Williams, Steve, 1968-
Other Form: Print version: Raggatt, Peter C.M. Government, markets, and vocational qualifications. London : Falmer Press, 1999 (DLC) 99028029
ISBN 0203487265 (electronic bk.)
9780203487266 (electronic bk.)
0585452776 (electronic bk.)
9780585452777 (electronic bk.)
0750709162 (Paper)
0750709170 (Cloth)