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ERIC Number: ED498719
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Sep
Pages: 17
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: 19
The Impact of Postmodernism on The UAE Educational Setting
Sarsar, Nasreddine
Online Submission
This assignment discusses post-modernity and its effect on the UAE educational setting. Impacts of globalization, individualization, and uncertainty have all been explored in depth. In the first part of this essay, a definition of what it means to think sociologically has been provided and the importance of such thinking to understand the times we are living through has been analyzed. In the second part, a discussion of the most important trends pertaining to late modernity has been provided and an overview of their consequences on society in general and on the individual in particular has been presented. In the final part, the implications of those trends for the curriculum and the educational setting will be considered.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: United Arab Emirates