History of Education Review

Strapline:

The official journal of the Australian and New Zealand History of Education Society

Category:

Education

Table Of Contents: Volume 46 Issue 2 - Special Issue: Mass schooling and public health

Historicizing health and education

Patrice Milewski

The purpose of this paper is to examine the historical roots of the modern relationship between health and education. The author draws on the work of Michel Foucault and…

School health is community health: school nursing in the early twentieth century in the USA

Rima D. Apple

The purpose of this paper is to investigate the evolution of school nursing in the USA in the early decades of the twentieth century, highlighting the linkages between…

The dangers of infection: school medical inspection in Brazil (the 1910s)

Heloísa Helena Pimenta Rocha, Henrique Mendonça da Silva

The purpose of this paper is to investigate the introduction of school medical inspection (SMI) in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo (Brazil) during the 1910s, in a process…

School medical inspection and the “healthy” child in the Netherlands, 1904-1970

Nelleke Bakker

The purpose of this paper is to explore the meaning of child health as applied by school doctors in the Netherlands and the way it was adapted to the rapidly improving…

Gymnastics between school desks

Marta Brunelli, Juri Meda

The purpose of this paper is to explore the evolution and use of the school desk in unified Italy as a multifunctional and highly efficient tool, which was required not…

Physical, emotional, and social illness

Anna Larsson

The purpose of this paper is to examine ideas and notions in the founding and development of the area of mental health services in school in Sweden, with special focus on…

Schools and health education in Spain during the dictatorship of General Franco (1939-1975)

Aida Terron, Josep M. Comelles, Enrique Perdiguero-Gil

The purpose of this paper is to analyse the evolution and characteristics of health education in schools in Spain during the dictatorship of General Franco (1939-1975).

Schooling health: the critical contribution of curriculum in the 1980s

Deana Leahy, Dawn Penney, Rosie Welch

Public health authorities have long regarded schools as important sites for improving children and young people’s health. In Australia, and elsewhere, lessons on health…

ISSN:

0819-8691

Online date, start – end:

2004

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited

Open access:

hybrid

Editors:

  • Dr Helen Proctor
  • Dr Tamson Pietsch
  • Prof Julie McLeod