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ERIC Number: EJ495382
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0305-0068
Misplaced Assumptions of Decentralization and Participation in Rural Communities: Primary School Reform in Burkina Faso.
Maclure, Richard
Comparative Education, v30 n3 p239-54 1994
In rural Burkina Faso, donor agencies and the national government have initiated a five-year reform program aimed at decentralizing educational administration and augmenting local participation in school management. Reforms are founded on misplaced assumptions about public ownership of formal education, efficacy of short-term training, and shared interest as a basis for community participation. (52 references) (SV)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Burkina Faso