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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 (2002) 18 (4): 79–89.
Published: 01 December 2002
... 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
... children of Sámi herders, who 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...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 41–48.
Published: 01 June 2011
.... But they are also inculcated in the global elite—spending their time with kids who went to prestigious schools in other Latin American countries and now have converged in certain American universities. Most of these foreign-educated students will return to Quito to take up their assured places of...
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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. ANATOMY GENDER DISPARITIES IN EAST AFRICA World Policy Journal examines gender data in politics, education, and labor. Number of legislators Secondary education rate...
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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 of...
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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 (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 (2014) 31 (1): 70–80.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Melanie Smuts Private educators present their schools as a viable alternative for a broad segment of the community seeking access to quality education today—though rarely do they suggest such a system as an immediate national solution to education. The private school phenomenon is less than 20...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 16–25.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Phillip Brown; Hugh Lauder Hugh Lauder is a professor of education and political economy at Britain’s University of Bath. Together with David Ashton, they are the authors of The Global Auction: The Broken Promises of Education, Jobs, and Incomes (2011). © World Policy Institute 2013...
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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 (2017) 34 (2): 56–57.
Published: 01 June 2017
... violence least 60 sq ft per inmate. [ ] clean running water [ ] protection from inmate violence [ ] education/reform programs [ ] clean running water...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 81–89.
Published: 01 June 2014
... solution to a problem unmet by the public sector. Kenya’s free primary education policy was launched in 2003 as part of the Education for All movement, promoted by agencies at the United Nations and World Bank. It has successfully increased the gross primary school enrollment rate from 91 percent in...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 41–43.
Published: 01 December 2017
... gearing up, 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...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 29–38.
Published: 01 June 2013
... fate of these children is increasingly uncertain. The implications of their incomplete upbringing, compounded by larger social woes such as uneven educational opportunities and widening income disparities, allow little upward social mobility, even through hard work. A slowing and transforming economy...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 58–62.
Published: 01 June 2018
... regularly referred to as an infidel, threatening him with death and all manner of destruction. When Shekau expressed his desire to eradicate Western education and impose Islamic education and law in Nigeria, many of us laughed. Who did this maniac from the hinterlands of our country really think he was...
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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 in...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 3–6.
Published: 01 June 2013
... are playing their part. Some 48 percent of the labor force will have secondary or tertiary education by 2020, up from 32 percent in 2002. Africa’s demographic boon must be turned into long-term growth. While there has been a focus in Canada and elsewhere on job creation as the solution to...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 122.
Published: 01 September 2016
... lingering impact of loss and repression. It’s often the autocrats, dissidents, educators, and artists who best understand the power of ghosts. These are the individuals who write and re-write history, who travel through time, altering the narratives of nations and societies. The ghosts they invoke can...