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The Resource Low-fee private schooling and poverty in developing countries, Joanna Härmä

Low-fee private schooling and poverty in developing countries, Joanna Härmä

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Low-fee private schooling and poverty in developing countries
Title
Low-fee private schooling and poverty in developing countries
Statement of responsibility
Joanna Härmä
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Joanna Härmä draws on primary research carried out in Sub-Saharan African countries and in India to critique the ways in which private actors are working in education. The primary research is combined with examples from around the world to offer a wide perspective on the issue of marketized education, low-fee private schooling and government systems"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Härmä, Joanna
Dewey number
371.02
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LC57.5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Private schools
  • Privatization in education
  • Education
  • Education
  • Academic achievement
  • School choice
  • Educational strategies & policy
  • Education
  • Academic achievement
  • Education
  • Education
  • Private schools
  • Privatization in education
  • School choice
  • Developing countries
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Low-fee private schooling and poverty in developing countries, Joanna Härmä
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Creating the fertile ground for the 'mushrooming' of low-fee private schools in developing countries -- What low-fee private schools in poorer countries look like -- How the poor are failed by governments -- What is to blame for poor learning outcomes? : the role of family background and environment -- The poor and rural are being bypassed by a market that they cannot afford to enter -- 'Cutting their bellies' : the quality of teaching at low-fee private schools fails to justify parental sacrifice -- The role of profit, corporations and chains in the provision of education -- Competition, high stakes and corruption in the private sector -- The role of regulation -- Mirroring the privatization push in rich countries -- Alternative pathways : investing in teachers and public systems -- Conclusions
Control code
1191458307
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 250 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781350088252
Lccn
2020036714
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1191458307
Label
Low-fee private schooling and poverty in developing countries, Joanna Härmä
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Creating the fertile ground for the 'mushrooming' of low-fee private schools in developing countries -- What low-fee private schools in poorer countries look like -- How the poor are failed by governments -- What is to blame for poor learning outcomes? : the role of family background and environment -- The poor and rural are being bypassed by a market that they cannot afford to enter -- 'Cutting their bellies' : the quality of teaching at low-fee private schools fails to justify parental sacrifice -- The role of profit, corporations and chains in the provision of education -- Competition, high stakes and corruption in the private sector -- The role of regulation -- Mirroring the privatization push in rich countries -- Alternative pathways : investing in teachers and public systems -- Conclusions
Control code
1191458307
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 250 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781350088252
Lccn
2020036714
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1191458307

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