ERIC Number: ED167007
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Whole World Handbook. A Student Guide to Work, Study and Travel Abroad. 1978-79 Edition.
Cohen, Marjorie Adoff
This 1978-79 student guide to work, study, and travel abroad contains chapters on the following areas: Western Europe; the U.S.S.R. and Eastern Europe; the Middle East and North Africa; Africa south of the Sahara; South Asia (India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, and Pakistan); East Asia; Southeast Asia; Australia and New Zealand; Latin America and the Caribbean; and Canada. Introductory material on working abroad covers short-term skilled employment/trainee programs, and long-term employment. Information on studying abroad concerns long-term vs. short-term programs, scholarships and loans, publications on study abroad, and evaluating a program. Costs, travel by air and by ship, and other essentials are also covered in the introductory sections. Appendices cover high school student programs, around the world study and tour programs, a subject index to study programs listed in the book, and members of the Council on International Educational Exchange. (SW)
Descriptors: Costs, Directories, Employment Opportunities, Financial Support, Foreign Countries, Guides, Higher Education, International Educational Exchange, Overseas Employment, Program Evaluation, Secondary Education, Study Abroad, Tourism, Travel
Simon and Schuster, 1230 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10020 ($3.95)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council on International Educational Exchange, New York, NY.
Identifiers: Africa; Asia; Australia; Canada; Europe; Latin America; Middle East; New Zealand; USSR