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Author McGrath, Simon A., author.

Title Education and development / by Simon McGrath.

Published Boca Raton, FL : Routledge, an imprint of Taylor and Francis, 2018.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (268 pages) : 45 illustrations.
Series Routledge perspectives on development series
Routledge perspectives on development series.
Contents chapter 1 Introduction -- chapter 2 Education and development - a brief history -- chapter 3 Education as an economic investment -- chapter 4 The right to education -- chapter 5 Education and human development -- chapter 6 Education, gender and development -- chapter 7 Education and/as violence -- chapter 8 Education and sustainable development - a new development agenda -- chapter 9 Conclusion.
Summary This title explores the place of education in development debates and provides a systematic as well as a theoretical overview of the main approaches to education and development. It emphasises the fact that education is profoundly shaped by national and local cultures even if many issues are shared across institutions in different locations.
Other author Taylor and Francis.
Subject Economic development -- Effect of education on -- Developing countries.
Education -- Social aspects -- Developing countries.
Fundamental education -- Developing countries.
Right to education -- Developing countries.
Sustainable development -- Developing countries.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Developing Countries.
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Social Policy.
ISBN 9781315453309 (e-book: Mobi)