history of education, political and institutional history

Nelson Veríssimo and Cristina Trindade

fonseca, augusto de arzila

He had a PhD in Mathematics, was Lieutenant Colonel of Infantry and a reader in Coimbra. The main contribution of Augusto Fonseca was related to the theme of his inaugural dissertation, the quaternions, a subject he published several works about. At the service of the University of Coimbra, he was a lecturer of the course …

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education (policy for)

With the introduction of the “autonomous region” administrative category, education gained specific characteristics, defined by the regional governments themselves. Local education policy has thus corresponded to the assessment of the archipelago’s needs made by successive administrations and the projects or guidelines for development that they have established for Madeira. Keywords: education; policy; autonomy.