ERIC Number: EJ438675
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Popular Education in the Midst of Guerrilla War: An Interview with Julio Portillo.
Hammond, John L.
Journal of Education, v173 n1 p91-106 1991
The Salvadoran educator J. Portillo describes popular education practiced in El Salvador in the midst of civil war. Salvadoran popular education is organized by members of the community who receive it and is usually led by nonprofessional educators. Most popular education is in literacy or at the elementary level. (SLD)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Educators, Community Involvement, Educational Objectives, Educationally Disadvantaged, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Illiteracy, Interviews, Latin Americans, Literacy Education, Politics of Education, Popular Education, Poverty, Program Development, Volunteers, War
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: El Salvador