ERIC Number: EJ498171
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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Social Movements and the Transformation of National Policy: Street and Working Children in Brazil.
Dewees, Anthony; Klees, Steven J.
Comparative Education Review, v39 n1 p76-100 Feb 1995
Discusses the problems faced by street and working children in Brazil, problems often exacerbated by the educational system. Describes how grass-roots activism led to enactment of an exceptional progressive law protecting children's rights. Examines the failure of technical rationality as the foundation of mainstream educational planning. (SV)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Brazil