By Mohamed Alaa Abdel-Moneim
The failure of reform guidelines in parts of severe value to Arab populations equivalent to overall healthiness and schooling performed a vital position in igniting the Arab Awakening, but this coverage point of view has been mostly absent from contemporary stories of the zone. Arab regimes such a lot reliant on repression to assure their survival have been additionally these such a lot susceptible to mass politics. the place threats to regime survival were restricted, so have extra significant reforms been attainable, discovering an alternative choice to political switch via concentrating on "soft coverage" components resembling schooling.
A Political economic climate of Arab Education bargains a finished research of K-12 schooling platforms in Arab international locations, deepening figuring out in their administrative constructions and results, and exploring how political issues have impacted the power of Arab regimes to have interaction in significant reform. Taking a different comparative political financial system standpoint, it examines the explanations in the back of coverage stagnation in Arab nations, addressing the results of measurement, historical past and political balance at the layout and implementation of regulations and administrative constructions. Its educated research and comparability of schooling platforms presents new perception into Arab regimes and highlights elements pulling them in the direction of both stagnation or reform. reading the sustainability of reforms and constructing some great benefits of accomplishing significant switch, this ebook sheds gentle on why a few regimes survived the Arab Spring whereas others crumbled and formulates convincing predictions at the power for destiny regime swap within the sector.
This publication should be of key curiosity to scholars and students of center jap reviews, foreign and Comparative schooling and improvement Studies.
Read or Download A Political Economy of Arab Education: Policies and Comparative Perspectives (Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Society) PDF
Similar education policy books
All too usually in American schooling, mediocrity can pay. Efforts to reform and increase colleges will proceed to fail till that primary challenge is addressed. lower than C point offers a highway map for achievement from a veteran PBS and NPR reporter. in line with John Merrow, those adjustments will not be effortless, yet our kingdom has no selection if we want to stay a aggressive democracy.
Utilizing a sort of structures pondering, this publication analyzes K-12 schooling as a posh, "messy" approach that needs to be tackled as an entire and offers a chain of heuristics to assist these excited about the schooling mess to enhance the process as a whole.
Saving Black schools makes transparent the demanding situations, possibilities, and clients for switch traditionally black schools and universities now face. Schexnider, the previous chancellor of Winston-Salem country collage, information what he may well and will now not accomplish, examines how those concerns impact different HBCUs, and descriptions a pragmatic manner ahead.
This booklet examines present tendencies in worldwide pupil mobility styles in different key host and vacation spot international locations, together with the USA, China, India, South Africa, Mexico, Australia, and Germany, between others, and should discover the nationwide and global-level elements that give a contribution to those developments.
- Women and Education, 1800-1980
- Making Change Happen: Wandel im Fachunterricht analysieren und gestalten (German Edition)
- Culture Re-Boot: Reinvigorating School Culture to Improve Student Outcomes
- Public Education Under Siege
- University Governance and Reform: Policy, Fads, and Experience in International Perspective (International and Development Education)
Additional resources for A Political Economy of Arab Education: Policies and Comparative Perspectives (Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Society)