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Main Title: Schools of arts and mechanics' institutes: from and for the community: proceedings of a national conference convened by the Sydney Mechanics' School of Arts with the support of the Faculty of Education, University of Technology Sydney and Adult Learning Australia tralia (NSW) : held 6-8 September 2002.
Imprint: Sydney, NSW : University of Technology Sydney, 2002.
Collation: 108 p. : spiral bound pbk ; 30 cm.
Subject: Mechanics' institutes
Schools of arts
Community libraries
ISBN: 1920698655
Contents: Funding for mechanics' institutes in Victoria p1. Some distinguishing features of the Institute Movement in South Australia p9. What has been the contribution of the mechanics' institutes of the New England / North West p15. The records of schools of arts and mechanics' institutes: their genealogical and family history utility p21. An overview of female participation in the Sydney Mechanics' School of Arts p31. The founding concept of mechanics' institutes alive again on the internet p37. Funding a mechanics' institute then and now: the case of Ballaarat (Ballarat) MI p43. 'Mechanics' institutes are no longer relevant to the 1990s...': the challenge to the Kilmore Mechanics' Institute p53. Comleroy School of Arts p67. Sydney suburban schools of arts p77. Mechanics' institutes and schools of arts: precursors of technical education p87. Richmond School of Arts: part 1, history; part 2 NSW acts and regulations p97..
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Non-Fiction Stacks 374 SYD Available