VERITAS Research Institute for History and Archives

27. - 28. November 2018

To commemorate the 150th anniversary of the 1868 Education Bill, the Working Committee for the History of Education for the Pécs Committee of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences and the VERITAS Research Institute for History jointly organize a conference. Minister of State for Education József Bódis, Director of the Institute of Education (Faculty of Humanities) at the University of Pécs Katalin Kéri-Ambrus and VERITAS Director Sándor Szakály give welcoming remarks.

VERITAS presenters include:

László Lajtai                            History Instruction in Schools and

                                                 Nation Building in Hungary during the

                                                 Era of the Dual Monarchy

Ádám Schwarczwölder           Viennese Sources on the History of Education in Hungary during

                                                  the Era of the Dual Monarchy

László Anka                             Albert Apponyi and the Implementation of Free Public Education  

Gábor Ujváry                           Interwar–Era Assessment of the 1868 Education Bill

Máté Gali                                 Albert Berzeviczy and the Revision of the 1868 Education Bill    

Location: Pécs Committee of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Jurisics Miklós u. (Street) 44, Pécs

Date: 11 AM on (Tuesday) November 27th, 2018; 9 AM on (Wednesday) November 28th, 2018

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