ERIC Number: ED369726
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
"The State of 'Education and Development': New Directions." International Conference (Cairo, Egypt, November 22-25, 1993). Book of Abstracts.
Association for the Advancement of Policy, Research, and Development in the Third World, Washington, DC.
Fifty abstracts provide information and a variety of perspectives on education and development throughout the world. A description of the Association for the Advancement of Policy, Research, and Development in the Third World and a list of committee and advisory members precedes the abstracts. The abstracts include: (1) "Aging and Health in Developing Nations: What the Industrialized Countries Can Learn" (Douglas McConatha); (2) "A Transcultural Framework for Teaching, Reading, Learning, and Thinking in the Arab World" (Judith M. Findlay; Joseph T. Kovack); (3) "Cultural Adaptation: Developing a Model for Living in a Global Community" (Martha T. John); (4) "Education for Women in Development" (Judith M. Scanlan); (5) "Educational Policy and the Third World: Recognizing the Rights of the Child" (Jonathan L. Black-Branch); (6) "Impact of School Construction and Technical Assistance on the Effectiveness of the Learning Experiences" (Moshira Abdel-Razek El-Rafey); (7) "Public Relations & International Affairs; Effects, Ethics, & Responsibility" (James E. Grunig); (8) "The Promotion of Science and Technology for Development" (John Lit); (9) "Third World Countries and the Use of International Public Relations: Articulating Effective Channels of Access" (Timothy Coombs); and (10) "Voices for African Education in Ghana Between the Wars: Ideas, Policies and Implementation" (Raymond E. Dumett). (CK)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Cross Cultural Studies, Cultural Education, Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Educational Development, Educational Needs, Educational Opportunities, International Education, International Relations
Association for the Advancement of Policy, Research and Development in the Third World, P.O. Box 70257, Washington, DC 20024-0257.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association for the Advancement of Policy, Research, and Development in the Third World, Washington, DC.