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Education and the global concern

by Torsten HusГ©n

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Published by Pergamon in Oxford, England, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Educational sociology.,
  • Education -- Aims and objectives.,
  • Educational change.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Torsten Husén.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC189 .H88 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 162 p. ;
    Number of Pages162
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1872844M
    ISBN 100080404898
    LC Control Number90032518

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    Global education is understood to encompass Development Education, Human Rights Education, Education for Sustainability, Education for Peace and Conflict Prevention and Intercultural Education; being the global dimension of Education for Citizenship. Various international documents are related to the development of the concept of global File Size: 62KB. The following books open up minds to both the problems at hand as well as some of the historical events that came to shape today's education system. Many more excellent books on education reform and policy exist beyond these, of course, and anyone desiring the broadest possible view should seek them out.

      Whether students are learning about global weather patterns, ecosystems, cleaning up a local stream, or reading and writing nature-based stories, environmental education brings together the. On Asia Society Northern California will honor Co-Founder and CEO of Teach For All Wendy Kopp for her role in transforming education at its 11 th Annual Dinner, Education in a Global Era: The U.S.-Asia will also speak at Asia Society's program the same day, Global Education for a Global World, which will explore global competence and how to .


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