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ERIC Number: EJ422090
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0305-4985
The International Economy and National Education Reform: A Comparison of Education Reforms in the United States and Great Britain.
Guthrie, James W.; Pierce, Lawrence C.
Oxford Review of Education, v16 n2 p179-205 1990
Analyzes the increasingly global economy, stressing industrialized nations' interdependence, need to remain competitive, and consequent need for human capital development. Outlines educational reform strategies and compares U.S. and British reforms. Concludes British reforms attempt to increase access to education whereas U.S. reforms seek to raise academic standards. (CH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Audience: Policymakers
Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Great Britain)