The World Council of Comparative Education Societies (WCCES) was established in 1970 as an umbrella body which brought together five national and regional comparative education societies. Over the decades it greatly expanded, and now embraces three dozen societies. This book presents histories of the WCCES and its member societies. It shows ways in which the field has changed over the decades, and the forces which have shaped it in different parts of the world.
No other book has focused as extensively on the histories of comparative education societies, written by their founders and successors
An explicitly comparative work which compares the comparers in different parts of the world
Presents an illuminating account of the factors that have influenced the shape of the field of comparative education
Authored by distinguished figures in the field of comparative education