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World Policy Journal (2002) 18 (4): 79–89.
Published: 01 December 2002
... The International Liberal Education Movement Susan H. Gillespie Largely unremarked by policymakers and introducing multi-disciplinary liberal edu­ the public, the events of September 11 have cation curricula and experimenting with as seldom before shaken academia here and new pedagogical...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 20–23.
Published: 01 December 2017
... were not allowed to enroll in the national education system. These schools, where the quality of education fell well below that of their Swedish counterparts, were intended to teach Sámi herder children about their traditions and heritage, as defined by Swedish officials. The rift within the population...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (3): 15–22.
Published: 01 September 2004
...Ian M. Cuthbertson Copyright © 2004 World Policy Institute 2004 Ian M. Cuthbertson is a senior fellow and director of the Counterterrorism Project at the World Policy Institute. Prisons and the Education of Terrorists lan M. Cuthbertson Prison reformers have...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (4): 22–23.
Published: 01 December 2013
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 41–48.
Published: 01 June 2011
... School of Quito. The school, perhaps the most prestigious in the country, educates the children of the wealthiest and most powerful Ecuadorians. These families provide a window into the country’s elite, which publicly embraces a concept of equality, while ensuring practices and policies that keep wealth...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 16–17.
Published: 01 December 2016
... World Policy Journal examines East African gender data in politics, education, and labor. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 gender politics education labor ANATOMY GENDER DISPARITIES IN EAST AFRICA World Policy Journal examines gender data in politics, education...
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World Policy Journal (2008) 25 (3): 228–232.
Published: 01 September 2008
... For nine years, from 1992 through 2000, James Chace, historian, philosopher, trained in the classics and educated in the great capitals of the world, served as editor of World Policy Journal. It was a time of enormous change and turmoil in global affairs, the end of one century and the arrival...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 99–108.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Paul Hockenos Berlin’s gritty, inventive, do-it-yourself underside attracted droves of young, educated people. But now the tides of gentrification threaten the city’s quirky demeanor. World Policy Institute fellow Paul Hockenos explains how Berlin’s artists and residents are fighting back...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 70–80.
Published: 01 March 2014
... children in South Africa’s schools trying her best to succeed, but failing to beat the odds in a system gone horribly awry. Despite the great gains that South Africa has made in the two decades since becoming a democratic state, the South African education system is in profound crisis. Studies...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 19–21.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Carol Bellamy Carol Bellamy served as executive director of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and director of the Peace Corps. She now chairs both the board of governors of the International Baccalaureate and the Global Partnership for Education. © World Policy Institute 2013...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 16–25.
Published: 01 June 2013
... that offers a source of competitive advantage base on the embedded capabilities of the workforce, that are difficult to copy, standardize, or offshore. the global auction has pushed the labor market to the heart of a titanic struggle transforming the relationship between education, jobs, and incomes...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (4): 34–41.
Published: 01 December 2011
... continue to dominate the public and educational discourse, often to the detriment of the region’s poorest women and youth. In Nicaragua, where the church still exerts strong influence, a law prohibits all abortions, including extreme cases such as pregnancies endangering the mother’s life or resulting...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 81–89.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Sabrina Natasha Premji Sabrina Natasha Premji is co-founder of Kidogo Early Years, a social enterprise providing high-quality, affordable early childhood care and education in East Africa’s urban slums. © World Policy Institute 2014 2014 World Policy Institute Sabrina Natasha...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (1): 90–94.
Published: 01 March 2002
... education in A fghanistan an d P akistan in 19 9 9 -2 0 0 0 , as a D av id L. Boren graduate fellow. “A ” Is for A llah, “J ” Is for Jih ad C raig D avis In the late 1980s and early 1990s, the Edu­ Shin [is for] Shakir. cation Center for Afghanistan, located...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 29–38.
Published: 01 June 2013
... to supervise her sons’ education. “I’m not at home, so nobody will discipline the boys except their grandparents,” she sighed. “But the grandparents don’t understand [my sons’ schoolwork], and they get fooled every time when the boys lie to them saying they’ve finished their homework.” Xiao...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 58–62.
Published: 01 June 2018
..., the capital city of Borno. At first, this group was known by its Arabic name, Jama’atu Ahlis Sunna Lidda’awati wal-Jihad —“People Committed to the Propagation of the Prophet’s Teachings and Jihad.” But its followers’ hatred of education led residents of Maiduguri to start calling them by a Hausa name, Boko...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (4): 39–45.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Oyenike Adeosun Oyenike Adeosun holds a Ph.D. from the University of Ibadan, has served as a columnist for the newspaper Saturday Punch, and is on the faculty of Education of the University of Lagos. She has served as visiting researcher at the Center for the Study of International...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (3): 23–30.
Published: 01 September 2004
... played down the conten­ by ceding to radical Islamic movements tious issue of human rights and supplied the right to educate Saudi youth and to the Saudis with sophisticated U.S. weap­ preach whatever they wish in the kingdom’s onry. But this long-standing, bipartisan mosques. Although Prince...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (2): 29–36.
Published: 01 June 2003
..., Mexicans have completed any postsecondary dragging down productivity growth as more education. This means that Mexico has lost and more workers enter the low-value-added roughly 20 percent of its most educated hotel and restaurant industries. The maqui­ workers to the U.S. job market. M...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 41–43.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., and I was convinced to run for office. I wanted to do what I could for my territory. Today, almost 20 years later, issues like low living standards and education are still outstanding. The Inuit started with a totally different economic system that didn’t rely on money; it was focused on survival...
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