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Education, refugees, and asylum seekers

Author: Lala Demirdjian
Publisher: New York, NY : Continuum International Pub. Group, ©2012.
Series: Education as a humanitarian response.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Offers a global exploration of formal and non-formal education provision to refugees and asylum seekers in refugee camps, and in schools and universities of host countries. This book draws on  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Cross-cultural studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lala Demirdjian
ISBN: 9781441136275 1441136274 9781441193711 1441193715 9781441163455 144116345X 9781441150653 144115065X
OCLC Number: 700930340
Description: xiv, 196 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: global overview: education, refugees and asylum seekers / Lala Demirdjian --
The educational life histories of a group of North Korean defector university students in South Korea / Candice Kay Lee --
Refugee education in Thailand: displacement, dislocation and disjuncture / Su-Ann Oh --
The provision of education in the Palestinian refugee camps, in Lebanon / Lala Demirdjian --
Non-formal education as a means of supporting the well-being of resettled refugees: case studies of community approaches in Denver, Colorado, USA / Janet Shriberg, Susan Downs-Karkos, Stacey Weisberg --
Refugees and education in Kent, England / James Dada --
21st century learning: the role of community cohesion in refugee education / Megan McCorriston.
Series Title: Education as a humanitarian response.
Responsibility: edited by Lala Demirdjian.

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'In depth case studies of educational provision for refugees and asylum seekers underpin this insightful and timely analysis of these crucially important and challenging issues.' Michael Crossley, Read more...

 
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