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Comparative education : the dialectic of the global and the local

Author: Robert F Arnove; Carlos Alberto Torres
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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Comparative Education examines the common problems facing education systems around the world as the result of global economic, social, and cultural forces. Issues related to the governance, financing, provision, processes, and outcomes of education systems for differently situated social groups are described and analyzed in specific regional, national, and local contexts.
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Comparative education.
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2007
(DLC) 2007029844
(OCoLC)156892028
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert F Arnove; Carlos Alberto Torres
ISBN: 9780742574502 0742574504
OCLC Number: 608376124
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 419 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction : reframing comparative education : the dialectic of the global and the local / Robert F. Arnove --
Technocracy, uncertainty, and ethics : comparative education in an era of postmodernity and globalization / Anthony Welch --
Institutionalizing international influence / Joel Samoff --
The state, social movements, and educational reform / Raymond A. Morrow and Carlos Alberto Torres --
Culture and education / Vandra Lea Masemann --
The question of identity from a comparative education perspective / Christine Fox --
Equality of education : a half-century of comparative evidence seen from a new millennium / Joseph P. Farrell --
Women's education in the twenty-first century : balance and prospects / Nelly P. Stromquist --
Control of education : issues and tensions in centralization and decentralization / Mark Bray --
Beyond schooling : the role of adult and community education in postcolonial change / Anne Hickling-Hudson --
The political economy of educational reform in Australia, England, and the United States / Edward H. Berman [and others] --
Higher education restructuring in the era of globalization : toward a heteronomous model? / Daniel Schugurensky --
Education in Latin America : dependency, underdevelopment, and inequality / Robert Arnove, Stephen Franz, and Carlos Alberto Torres --
Education in Asia : globalization and its effects / John N. Hawkins --
Education in the Middle East : challenges and opportunities / Rachel Christina with Golnar Mehran and Shabana Mir --
Russia and Eastern Europe / Maria Bucur and Ben Eklof --
Education for all in Africa : still a distant dream / Joel Samoff with Bidemi Carrol --
Comparative education : the dialectics of globalization and its discontents / Carlos Alberto Torres.
Responsibility: [edited by] Robert F. Arnove and Carlos Alberto Torres.
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