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Origins, journeys, and returns
social justice in international higher education
edited by Toby Alice Volkman with Joan Dassin and Mary Zurbuchen.

Published 2009 by Social Science Research Council in New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Higher education as a vehicle for social justice: opportunities and constraints / Joan Dassin
The question of "disadvantage" / Mary Zurbuchen
South Africa: justice and disadvantage in a new democracy / Shireen Hassim
Nigeria: higher education and the challenge of access / Wilson Akpan and Yinka Akinyoade
Mexico and Guatemala: multiple faces of marginalization / David Navarette and Anabella Acevedo
Brazil: excluded groups in higher education / Valter Silverio
Vietnam: creating favorable conditions / Mary Zurbuchen
India: layered inequalities / Ganesh Devy
Journeys: the international experience / Toby Alice Volkman
"Return" and "returns:" brain drain and the path back home / Joan Dassin
Beyond measure: fellowships and social justice / Joan Dassin, Toby Alice Volkman and Mary Zurbuchen.

Edition Notes

Cross-cultural studies.


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LC4824.D44 O75 2009

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