This book, edited and published by Núria Llevot and Jaume Sanuy, gathers recent researches about education in rural areas that were presented in Lleida during a meeting about this topic named XXIII Jornades d’Història de l’Educació. Educació i desenvolupament rural als segles XIX i XX. Focusing on rural education from a broad perspective, its contents go from elementary education to professional training and university education in te international landscape. At the same time, it includes articles written by other authors about a range of possible approaches and methodologies. Moreover, this work is organised following a chronological structure that starts in the 19th century and ends in the present.