Schooling in Sub-Saharan Africa: Contemporary Issues and Future Concerns

Schooling in Sub-Saharan Africa: Contemporary Issues and Future Concerns

by Cynthia Szymanski Sunal
     
 

ISBN-10: 0815316453

ISBN-13: 9780815316459

Pub. Date: 07/28/1998

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Schooling in Sub-Saharan Africa addresses the difficulties and achievements in providing basic primary school education, literacy and numeracy, to every child, while furthering knowledge of the cultural heritage.  See more details below

Overview

Schooling in Sub-Saharan Africa addresses the difficulties and achievements in providing basic primary school education, literacy and numeracy, to every child, while furthering knowledge of the cultural heritage.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815316459
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/28/1998
Series:
Reference Books in International Education Series, #41
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Series Editor's Forewordvii
List of Contributorsix
Overviewxi
Section 1The Education System1
Chapter 1Primary School Education in Sub-Saharan Africa5
Chapter 2Issues for Higher Education in Sub-Saharan Africa37
Chapter 3The Significance of the Informal Sector to Education in Sub-Saharan Africa71
Section 2Curriculum95
Chapter 4Science Education in Sub-Saharan Africa103
Chapter 5Mathematics Education in Sub-Saharan Africa: Concerns and Glimmers of Hope137
Chapter 6Citizenship Education in Sub-Saharan Africa: Defining a Nation167
Chapter 7Using Indigenous Literatures in Sub-Saharan African Schools189
Reflections on Education in Sub-Saharan Africa223
Reference Books in International Education237
Index241

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