The new research based reference book on home education in Northern Europe:

 

Christian Beck and Marta Straume (ed). 2004: HJEMMEUNDERVISNING – STARTEN PÅ EN NY UTDANNINGSREVOLUSJON?

 (HOME EDUCATION – START OF A NEW EDUCATIONAL REVOLUTION?)

 Oplandske bokforlag. Vallset, Norway (in Norwegian) 277p.13 articles.

 

The book have three parts:

-         legal and political background.

-         In practice

-         International perspectives, globalization.

Contributions from Amanda Petrie England, Henk Blok Netherlands, Susan McDowell USA, a critic of home education from M. Apple USA, Cynthia Vynnycky and Magnus Drysen from Sweden. One article about Russia, and 6 articles: General issues from a specific Scandinavian context

 

You can order the book from c.w.beck@ped.uio.no or martastraume@hotnail.com

 

More information on:  http://folk.uio.no/cbeck/