Education as Social Action

Knowledge, Identity and Power
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ISBN-13:
9780230505605
Einband:
eBook
Seiten:
257
Autor:
A. Swain
eBook Typ:
PDF
eBook Format:
eBook
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Adobe DRM [Hard-DRM]
Sprache:
Englisch
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Education plays a very important role in breaking the cycle of poverty and increasing opportunity. Various forms of social movements play an important role in providing educational opportunities to communities and social groups that might otherwise be excluded, filling the gap left by the state. This book critically examines the origin and outcome of social action for education in different parts of the world.
Foreword Acknowledgements Contributors Acronyms Introduction: Knowledge, Identity and Power - Education Movements in the Global South; A.Swain Food for Starved Minds: The Mobilization of African Americans for Education; D.C.Worgs Education Movements, Power and Identity in Bosnia and Herzegovina; R.Kostic Universal Elementary Education in India: An Exploratory Study of Movements in Civil Society; S.Pai Muslim Madrasas in Contemporary South Asia; Y.S.Sikand Education among Indigenous Peoples from Colombia and Peru: Social Movement or Public Policy?; C.Uribe Education as an Agenda of Social Action in Malaysia: The Search for Unity in a Plural Society; K.Askandar Social Movements and the 'Education Revolution' in Post-apartheid South Africa; L.A.Swatuk Conclusions: Social Action for Education, the State and the Global Network; A.Swain Notes References Index
Education plays a very important role in breaking the cycle of poverty and increasing opportunity. Various forms of social movements play an important role in providing educational opportunities to communities and social groups that might otherwise be excluded, filling the gap left by the state. This book critically examines the origin and outcome of social action for education in different parts of the world.

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