Going to School in the Middle East and North Africa, 1st Edition

  • Kwabena Dei Ofori-Attah
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  • ISBN-10: 0313342954
  • ISBN-13: 9780313342950
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 133 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released June 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Overview

Provides a comparison of the educational systems in the Middle East and North Africa. Examines school organization, the history of their educational systems, the relationship between religion and schooling, issues of education and inequality, the relationship between education and development, and the education of various groups.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Editorial Board.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Series Foreword.
Preface.
Acknowledgments.
1: North Africa and the Middle East: The Region Defined.
2: The Foundations of Modern Education in the Middle East and North Africa.
3: Innovations in the Curriculum.
4: The Education Systems in the Middle East and North Africa.
5: Higher Education in the Middle East and North Africa.
6: Innovations in the Curriculum: Special Needs Education.
7: Gender and Schooling.
Bibliography.
Index.
About the Author.