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“Comprehensive in scope, nuanced in argument, and policy astute, Education and International Development is a timely collection of articles exploring how education, in its many manifestations, intersects with international development in theory, discourse and practice.
The book, written by leading scholars of education and development. “Comprehensive in scope, nuanced in argument, and policy astute, Education and International Development is a timely collection of articles exploring how education, in its many manifestations, intersects with international development in theory, discourse and practice.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Butts, R. Freeman (Robert Freeman), American education in international development. New York, Harper & Row . European immigrants to Colonial America brought with them their culture, traditions and philosophy about education.
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