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The politics and governance of basic education : a tale of two South African provinces

Author: Brian Levy; Robert Cameron; Ursula Hoadley; Vinothan Naidoo
Publisher: Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Publication:OAPEN (Open Access Publishing in European Networks)
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Many of the problems in basic education stem from issues in politics and governance. This book uses the example of South Africa to demonstrate this challenge. It explores how the interaction of politics and institutions affect educational outcomes, and proposes an innovative strategy for progress.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)1023097677
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Levy; Robert Cameron; Ursula Hoadley; Vinothan Naidoo
ISBN: 9780192557353 0192557351 9780191862748 0191862746
OCLC Number: 1050437447
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Part I. Framing the issues --
1. Improving basic education --
the governance challenge / Brian Levy --
2. The transformation of South Africa's system of basic education / Luis Crouch and Ursula Hoadley --
3. Education policymaking at national level : the politics of multiple principals / Robert Cameron and Vinothan Naidoo --
Part II. Provincial governance and politics of education --
4. Provincial governance of education --
the Western Cape experience / Robert Cameron and Brian Levy --
5. Provincial governance of education --
the Eastern Cape experience / Zukiswa Kota, Monica Hendricks, Eric Matambo and Vinothan Naidoo --
6. Explaining the Western Cape performance paradox : an econometric analysis / Gabrielle Wills, Debra Shepherd, and Janeli Kotzé --
7. Context and capability : a tale of tow bureaucracies / Brian Levy, Robert Cameron and Vinothan Naidoo --
Part III. Horizontal governance --
8. Case studies of school-level governance dynamics in the Western Cape / Ursula Hoadley, Brian Levy, Lawule Shumane, and Shelly Wilburn --
9. Case studies of school-level governance dynamics in the Eastern Cape / Brian Levy and Lawule Shumane --
10. 'All for education' --
meeting the governance challenge / Brian Levy.
Responsibility: edited by Brian Levy, Robert Cameroon, Ursula Hoadley, and Vinothan Naidoo.

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