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301 pages ; 22 cm
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428 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
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270 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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150 p. : ill. ; 21x28 cm.
  • Foreword
  • Acronyms and abbreviations
  • Executive summary
  • Assessment and recommendations
  • School education in Lithuania
  • Governance of schooling and the school network in Lithuania
  • School funding in Lithuania
  • The teaching workforce in Lithuania
  • The OECD Review of Policies to Improve the Effectiveness of Resource Use in School
  • Composition of the OECD Review Team
  • Visit programme.
The effective use of school resources is a policy priority across OECD countries. The OECD Reviews of School Resources explore how resources can be governed, distributed, utilised and managed to improve the quality, equity and efficiency of school education. The series considers four types of resources: financial resources, such as public funding of individual schools; human resources, such as teachers, school leaders and education administrators; physical resources, such as location, buildings and equipment; and other resources, such as learning time. This series offers timely policy advice to both governments and the education community. It includes both country reports and thematic studies.
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ix, 323 pages ; 24 cm
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xiii, 263 pages ; 25 cm.
  • PREFACE INTRODUCTION Acknowledgement List of contributors I. POPULATION DISPLACEMENT DURING WORLD WAR ONE AND ITS AFTERMATH CHAPTER 1 Andrea Griffante. Making the Nation: Refugees, Indigent People, and Lithuanian Relief, 1914-1920 CHAPTER 2 Tomas Balkelis. Forging a "Moral Community": the Great War and Lithuanian Refugees in Russia CHAPTER 3 Klaus Richter. Displacement without Moving: Secession, Border Changes and Practices of Population Politics in Lithuania (1916 - 1923) II. POPULATION DISPLACEMENT IN THE KLAIPEDA REGION CHAPTER 4 Vasilijus Safronovas. Population of the Klaipeda Region and the Balance of Power in the Eastern Baltic Region, 1919-1960 CHAPTER 5 Ruth Leiserowitz. Population Shifts and Displacement in the Memel Region III. POPULATION DISPLACEMENT DURING WORLD WAR TWO AND ITS AFTERMATH CHAPTER 6 Theodore R. Weeks. Repopulating Vilnius, 1939-1949 CHAPTER 7 Vitalija Stravinskiene. Between Poland and Lithuania: Repatriation of Poles from Lithuania, 1944-1947 CHAPTER 8 Violeta Davoliute. A "Forgotten" History of Soviet Deportation: The Case of Lithuanian Jews CHAPTER 9 Arunas Streikus. Religious Life in a Displaced Society: the Case of Post-War Lithuania, 1945-1960 CHAPTER 10 Daiva Dapkute. Lithuanian Diaspora: from Displaced Persons to Diaspora Politics.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9789004314092 20160704
Population Displacement in Lithuania in the XXth Century: Experiences, Identities and Legacies is an edited volume written by historians from several countries offering a series of ground-breaking case studies on forced migration in Lithuania during and between the two World Wars. Starting with the premise that the mass movement of peoples during and after the Second World War needs to be understood in relation to the population displacement of the First World War, the authors draw on theoretical perspectives ranging from entangled histories, cultural theory and studies of nationalism to trace the ethnic, social and cultural transformation of Lithuanian society caused by the displacement of Lithuanians, Poles, Jews and Germans. Contributors are: Tomas Balkelis, Daiva Dapkute, Violeta Davoliute, Andrea Griffante, Ruth Leiserowitz, Klaus Richter, Vasilijus Safronovas, Vitalija Stravinskiene, Arunas Streikus and Theodore R. Weeks.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9789004314092 20160704
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239 pages ; 24 cm
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10. Sofija [2016]

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342 pages ; 21 cm
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255 pages ; 24 cm.
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xxix, 185 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
Abraham Karpinowitz (1913-2004) was born in Vilna, Poland (present-day Vilnius, Lithuania), the city that serves as both the backdrop and the central character for his stories. He survived the Holocaust in the Soviet Union and, after two years in an internment camp on the island of Cyprus, moved to Israel, where he lived until his death. In this collection, Karpinowitz portrays, with compassion and intimacy, the dreams and struggles of the poor and disenfranchised Jews of his native city before the Holocaust. His stories provide an affectionate and vivid portrait of poor working women and men, like fishwives, cobblers, and barbers, and people who made their living outside the law, like thieves and prostitutes. This collection also includes two stories that function as intimate memoirs of Karpinowitz's childhood growing up in his father's Vilna Yiddish theatre. Karpinowitz wrote his stories and memoirs in Yiddish, preserving the particular language of Vilna's lower classes. In this graceful translation, Mintz deftly preserves this colorful, often idiomatic Yiddish, capturing Karpinowitz's unique voice and rendering a long-vanished world for English language readers.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780815634263 20160619
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266 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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139 pages : charts ; 24 cm
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15. Aerodromo apysakos [2015]

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295 pages ; 17 cm
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173 pages
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287 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
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159 pages
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503 pages ; 24 cm
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