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  1. Third World Education

    Quality and Equality

    By Anthony R. Welch

    Edited by Edward R. Beauchamp

    Series: Reference Books in International Education

    This book debunks the argument that quality in education can only be achieved by limiting, or trading off, equality. The quality of schooling is a major issue for Third World nations across the globe. However there is no single measure which is universally accepted. Whether it is, as some...

    Published January 1st 2000 by Routledge

  2. The Ethnographic Eye

    Interpretive Studies of Education in China

    By Heidi Ross, Judith Liu

    Series: Reference Books in International Education

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 1st 1999 by Routledge

  3. Education, Cultures, and Economics

    Dilemmas for Development

    By Angela W. Little, Fiona E. Leach

    Edited by Angela W. Little, Fiona E. Leach

    Series: Reference Books in International Education

    This edited volume reviews the conflict between economic prescriptions for improved education in the developing world and local cultures. Among the issues reviewed are: conceptions of culture and economics in development and education literature, economic considerations of school systems to promote...

    Published October 1st 1999 by Routledge

  4. Competitor or Ally?

    Japan's Role in American Educational Debates

    By Gerald K. LeTendre

    Edited by Gerald K. LeTendre

    Series: Reference Books in International Education

    In this book the authors systematically address the most common stereotypes or myths about Japanese education that are currently being circulated in the popular press, teaching magazines and educational research journals. The authors show how arguments about Japan are used to further political ends...

    Published July 1st 1999 by Routledge

  5. Politics of Educational Innovations in Developing Countries

    An Analysis of Knowledge and Power

    By Nelly P. Stromquist, Michael L. Basile

    Edited by Nelly P. Stromquist, Michael L. Basile

    Series: Reference Books in International Education

    In the educational arena, new ideas often compete as solutions to recurrent problems, making the concept of "innovations" a widespread discursive term. While expectations are substantial for each innovation, implementation of ideas has shown them to be more modest in practice. This book examines...

    Published June 1st 1999 by Routledge

  6. China's National Minority Education

    Culture, Schooling, and Development

    Edited by Gerard A. Postiglione

    Series: Reference Books in International Education

    First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 1st 1999 by Routledge

  7. Gender Issues in International Education

    Beyond Policy and Practice

    Edited by Maggie Wilson, Sheena Erskine

    Series: Reference Books in International Education

    First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 1st 1999 by Routledge

  8. Schooling in Sub-Saharan Africa

    Contemporary Issues and Future Concerns

    Edited by Cynthia Szymanski Sunal

    Series: Reference Books in International Education

    Schooling in Sub-Saharan Africa addresses the difficulties and achievements in providing basic primary school education, literacy and numeracy, to every child, while furthering knowledge of the cultural heritage....

    Published July 1st 1998 by Routledge

  9. Education and the Scandinavian Welfare State in the Year 2000

    Equality, Policy, and Reform

    By Arild Tjeldvoll

    Series: Reference Books in International Education

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 1st 1998 by Routledge

  10. Politics of Classroom Life

    Classroom Management in International Perspective

    By Nobuo K. Shimahara

    Edited by Nobuo K. Shimahara

    Series: Reference Books in International Education

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 1st 1998 by Routledge

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