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Ken Jones

Ken Jones is Emeritus Professor of Education at Goldsmiths, University of London, UK, and Senior Policy Officer at the National Education Union, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Anna Traianou

Anna Traianou is Reader in Educational Studies in the Department of Education at Goldsmiths, University of London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Austerity and the Remaking of European Education

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

Book chapter

...The chapters in this book were composed in Europe’s long moment of crisis, which followed the crash of 2008, and the decision of national and EU leaders to respond to it with measures of austerity.In this decade-long period...

Introduction

Bassel Akar

Bassel Akar is Associate Professor in the Faculty of Humanities and Director of the Center for Applied Research in Education at the Notre Dame University – Louaize, Lebanon. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Citizenship Education in Conflict-Affected Areas : Lebanon and Beyond

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

Book chapter

...Kosovo, Rwanda, Northern Ireland, Lebanon, Nepal, Bosnia and Herzegovina, South Africa, Guatemala and Sri Lanka have very little in common. They have, however, endured periods of armed conflict after the Second World War that resulted...

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Education and Minorities : Education as a Humanitarian Response

Continuum, 2012

Book chapter

...What’s very clear from the case studies shown in the preceding chapters is that education (in all its forms and contexts) is never socially or politically neutral ( Thompson, 1980: 26). In the case studies, education has both...

Introduction: An overview of contrasts and similarities of education in non-EU countries in Western and Southern Europe

Terra Sprague

Terra Sprague is a Research Fellow in the Research Centre for International and Comparative Studies at the Graduate School of Education, University of Bristol, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Education in Non-EU Countries in Western and Southern Europe : Education Around the World

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Education Around the World chapter

...The analysis of national education systems as covered within the Education Around the World series is principally organized according to geographic areas. To a lesser extent, sub-regional clusters have been identified by affiliation...

Introduction

John Sayer

John Sayer is a Research Fellow at the Oxford University Department of Education, UK, and Trustee of the English Trust for European Education. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Lynn Erler

Lynn Erler is a Research Fellow at the Oxford University Department of Education, UK, and Trustee of the English Trust for European Education. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Schools for the Future Europe : Values and Change Beyond Lisbon

Continuum, 2012

Book chapter

...Background perspectives Europe, the great peace project, hope and expectation, the confederation of nations where human beings have spent, irrespective of boundaries, the last one and a half millennia killing one another, has...

Introduction: Education and Reconciliation

Julia Paulson

Julia Paulson is Lecturer in the School of Education at Bath Spa University, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Education and Reconciliation : Exploring Conflict and Post-Conflict Situations

Continuum, 2010

Book chapter

...‘That teacher used to belong to Shining Path’, a colleague said to me as we left a meeting in the Andean town of Puquio, Peru, in 2004. We were working, together with local education authorities, on a project that used Peru’s recent Truth...

Coordination Problems in Adult Learning Systems

Richard Desjardins

Richard Desjardins is Associate Professor of Political Economy of Education at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), USA. He previously worked at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Directorate for Education between 2010-2013 on the Programme for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies (PIAAC) and the Skills Strategy, and was Associate Professor in Comparative Social Science at Aarhus University, Denmark. He is joint-editor of the European Journal of Education. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Political Economy of Adult Learning Systems : Comparative Study of Strategies, Policies and Constraints

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...A number of coordination problems arise in the context of Adult Learning Systems (ALS). How these are approached depends on the prevailing sociopolitical conditions discussed in Chapter 1 as well as the coordinating models...

Education, Aid and Aid Agencies

Zuki Karpinska

Zuki Karpinska is a specialist in education policy and planning in situations of instability and a dedicated member of the Inter-Agency Network for Education in Emergencies and the Education Cluster Working Group. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Education, Aid and Aid Agencies : Education as a Humanitarian Response

Continuum, 2012

Book chapter

...Introduction Emergency humanitarian responses are immensely expensive. The challenge of providing aid to countries and populations affected by conflict and natural disaster makes generating funds a critical first step. It is perhaps...

Introduction Educational Change and Transformation in South and Central European Countries: A Regional Overview

Trevor Corner

Trevor Corner is Reader in Education and Emeritus Professor of Comparative and International Education at the University of Bedfordshire, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Education in the European Union Post-2003 Member States : Education Around the World

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

Education Around the World chapter

...Trends in European Education The focus of this second book covering the member states of the European Union is on those that joined after 2003, which are predominantly those countries in the central and eastern parts of the subcontinent...

Theoretical Conceptualization: The Challenge of Diversity

Massimiliano Tarozzi

Massimiliano Tarozzi is Associate Professor in Education at the Department Life Quality Studies, University of Bologna, Italy, and was a Fulbright Visiting Scholar at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), USA. He is the editor of Encyclopaideia: Journal of Phenomenology and Education and Chair of the institution governing educational services in Bologna, Italy. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Carlos Alberto Torres

Carlos Alberto Torres is Distinguished Professor of Education, UNESCO Chair in Global Learning and Global Citizenship Education, and Director of the Paulo Freire Institute at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), USA. He is President of the World Council of Comparative Education Societies, Founding Director of the Paulo Freire Institutes in Sao Paulo, Buenos Aires and at UCLA, and Past President of the Comparative International Education Society (CIES). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Global Citizenship Education and the Crises of Multiculturalism : Comparative Perspectives

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Within the new global scenarios in which we live, everything moves rapidly: goods, capital, and people. This reminds us of the argument that Karl Marx made in the Communist Manifesto when he argued that all that is solid melts into air...