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Book Chapter
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Author, Analytic
Miller, Errol L.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Institute of Education
Title, Analytic
Commonwealth Caribbean education in the global context
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Miller, Errol L.
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Title, Monographic
Education reform in the Commonwealth Caribbean
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Refereed
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Place of Publication
Washington, D. C.
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Organization of American States
Date of Publication
1999
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3-24
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Abstract
Seeks to locate the educational systems of mini and macro-states of the Caribbean within the global context. Argues that the last decade has seen major changes worldwide. Normally changes are associated with progress, however, the changes of the last decade represent a bewildering array of interrelated paradoxes. At the same time that global peace appears a distinct prospect with the end of the Cold War, the collapse of the Berlin Wall, and the accord between Israel and the PLO, there has been an unprecendented increase in crime, both street and domestic. Argues that the reforms of the 1990s have followed the previous waves in an almost seamless manner so as to appear to be part of a continuous process of reform.....
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