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Education in the developing world

conflict and crisis

by Sarah Graham-Brown

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Published by Longman in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries.,
  • Southern States.
    • Subjects:
    • Education -- Developing countries.,
    • Education -- Southern States.,
    • Educational equalization.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [310]-323) and indexes.

      StatementSarah Graham-Brown.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC2605 .G69 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 332 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages332
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1863774M
      ISBN 100582064317
      LC Control Number90021615

        The book is orientated towards the teaching of economics within the context of the major problems of development and underdevelopment in Third World nations and fills a major void in the teaching materials available for this purpose/5(32). The source for the visualization – Tanzi & Schuktnecht () – compiles estimates from many sources, including: League of Nations Statistical Yearbook (various years), Mitchell (), OECD Education at a Glance (), UNESCO World Education Report (), UNDP Human Development Report (), UN World Economics Survey (various years).

        Girls’ education is a strategic development priority. Better educated women tend to be healthier, participate more in the formal labor market, earn higher incomes, have fewer children, marry at a later age, and enable better health care and education for their children, should they choose to become mothers.   A RUSA Outstanding Reference Title. The Encyclopedia of the Developing World is a comprehensive work on the historical and current status of developing countries. Containing more than entries, the Encyclopedia encompasses primarily the years since and defines development broadly, addressing not only economics but also civil society and social : Hardcover.

      as in the developing world. The good news is that most developing countries have decreased the level of poverty among their citizens over the last twenty years. The bad news is that there is still a lot of poverty in our world and many children still die of hunger every day. Overall the world’s poverty has increasedover the last twenty years.5File Size: KB. Introduction. Higher education in the developing world is a subsection of the larger topic of international issues in higher education (see Oxford Bibliographies in Education “International Issues in Higher Education”). Higher education has become a global sector with extensive cross-border interactions, including flows of students, education providers, and even policy frameworks.


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