Educational Restructuring in the Context of Globalization and National Policy

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First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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Holger Daun is Professor in the Institute of International Education at Stockholm University.

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Table of Contents

List of Tables
List of Figures and Appendices
Acknowledgments
Foreword
Series Preface
Introduction
Pt. I Globalization and Educational Policies
Ch. 1 Globalization and National Education Systems 1
Ch. 2 Shifts in Nation-State, Social Theory and Education 33
Ch. 3 Conceptualization and Results of Educational Research Restructuring 71
Pt. II Standardized Policies in a World of Diversity
Ch. 4 Education for Competitiveness and Diversity in the Richest Countries 115
Ch. 5 Educational Reforms in Eastern Europe: Shifts, Innovations and Restoration 147
Ch. 6 China's Transition Patterns 181
Ch. 7 Arab Countries: Oil Boom, Religious Revival and Non-Reform 205
Ch. 8 Nationalism and Educational Transition in Central Asia 227
Ch. 9 Economic Decline, Religious Revival and Education in Sub-Saharan Africa 245
Ch. 10 Latin America: The New Dependency and Educational Reform 289
Name Index 323
Subject Index 329
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