ERIC Number: ED190849
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Education, Work and Employment: A Summary Review. International Development Research Centre Manuscript Reports.
This report presents summaries of existing state-of-the-art reviews of educational research dealing with education, work, and employment. Part 1 contains seven summary reviews. Each is identified by title, bibliographic information, and author information. The reviews are (1) Education and the Employment Problem in Developing Countries, an assessment of the responsbility of educational authorities in the problem of unemployment and underemployment; (2) Work Employment Programme (WEP) Research: A Critical Review, an evaluation of some of the research carried out under the International Labour Office's WEP; (3) Education and Employment in Latin America, a review of educational innovations, including non-formal training; (4) The Role of Educational Planning in Situations of Unemployment, a formulation and classification of the major problems of education and economic development; (5) The Use of Educational Qualifications in Labour Markets, an annotated bibliography of 190 books and articles on employers' use of educational qualifications; (6) Labour Market Backwash and the Educational Process, an annotated bibliography with 275 items; and (7) Education and Work: An Evaluation and Inventory of Current Research, a review summarizing main conclusions and suggesting areas for future work. Section 2 contains Education, Work, and Employment, a synthesis of recent research. It overviews recent work on the education-employment relationship and summarizes main issues. (YLB)
Descriptors: Developing Nations, Economic Development, Education Work Relationship, Educational Background, Educational Innovation, Educational Planning, Educational Research, Employer Attitudes, Employment, Employment Opportunities, Employment Qualifications, Labor Market, Nonformal Education, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, State of the Art Reviews, Underemployment, Unemployment, Vocational Education
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Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reports - Research
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Authoring Institution: International Development Research Centre, Ottawa (Ontario).