ERIC Number: EJ1023685
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 61
Planning, Re-Bordering and Setting Times: A Comparative Analysis of European and Latin American "Education Spaces"
Globalisation, Societies and Education, v11 n4 p520-537 2013
The article compares educational regionalisation in Europe and Latin America. This analysis unveils the influence of three social phenomena in the two case studies, namely power, fields of activity and knowledge. Mostly, it focuses on the initiatives led by the European Union and the Organisation of Ibero-American States in order to implement large strategic, multi-government educational plans in each continent. The actions of international political players, the theories (or "ontologies") embedded in these devices and the consequences for sub-national politics are observed.
Descriptors: Social Influences, Foreign Countries, Power Structure, Political Power, Case Studies, Educational Planning, Strategic Planning, International Organizations, Comparative Education, Geographic Regions, Knowledge Level, Educational Policy, Educational Objectives, Decision Making
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: European Union