Education in Historical Global Perspective
Education serves an important purpose in all societies At the micro level, people must acquire the basic knowledge and skills they need to survive in society. At the macro level, the social institution of education is an essential component in maintaining and perpetuating the culture of a society across generations. Cultural transmissible the process by which children.
and recent immigrants become acquainted it he dominant cultural beliefs. values. norms. and accumulated knowledge of a society-occurs through