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Author Rotberg, Iris C
Title Balancing Change and Tradition in Global Education Reform
Imprint Blue Ridge Summit : R&L Education, 2010
©2010
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Edition 2nd ed
Descript 1 online resource (400 pages)
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Note Intro -- Foreword -- Preface -- Preface to the Second Edition -- I -- DRAMATIC POLITICAL/ ECONOMIC CHANGE -- 1 -- China -- Turning the Bad Master into a Good Servant -- Follow-Up 2010 -- 2 -- Russia -- Struggling with the Aftermath -- Follow-Up 2010 -- 3 -- South Africa -- Overcoming Past Injustice -- Follow-Up 2010 -- 4 -- Chile -- Vouchers and Beyond -- Follow-Up 2010 -- 5 -- Germany -- After Reunification -- Follow-Up 2010 -- II -- LETTING GO -- 6 -- France -- Diverse Populations, Centralized Administration -- Follow-Up 2010 -- 7 -- Turkey -- Innovation and Tradition -- Follow-Up 2010 -- 8 -- Sweden -- A Welfare State in Transition -- Follow-Up 2010 -- 9 -- Israel -- Equity and Competition in the Grip of Centralized Bureaucracy -- Follow-Up 2010 -- 10 -- Japan -- Encouraging Individualism, Maintaining Community Values -- Follow-Up 2010 -- III -- TRANSITIONS -- 11 -- Singapore -- Schools in the Service of Society -- Follow-Up 2010 -- 12 -- Canada -- A Multicultural Policy -- Follow-Up 2010 -- 13 -- New Zealand1 -- Empowering Teachers and Children -- Follow-Up 2010 -- 14 -- England -- New Governments, New Policies -- Follow-Up 2010 -- 15 -- Australia1 -- The Challenges of Poverty, Pedagogy, and Pathways -- Follow-Up 2010 -- 16 -- United States -- America's Orgy of Reform -- Follow-Up 2010 -- Concluding Thoughts1 -- On Change, Tradition, and Choices -- Follow-Up 2010 -- Notes -- About the Contributors -- About the Editor
Balancing Change and Tradition in Global Education Reform is an invaluable resource for policymakers, faculty, students, and anyone interested in how decisions made about the education system ultimately affect the quality of education, educational access, and social justice
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Rotberg, Iris C. Balancing Change and Tradition in Global Education Reform Blue Ridge Summit : R&L Education,c2010 9781607095019
Subject Education and state
Electronic books
Alt Author Bonnet, Gérard
Canning, Mary
Cheng, Kai-ming
Crooks, Terry J
Crouch, Luis
Eyal, Ori
Forsberg, Eva
Chew, Phyllis Ghim-Lian
Ghosh, Ratna
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