ERIC Number: EJ608640
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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The Changing Nature of Non-formal Education in Latin America.
La Belle, Thomas J.
Comparative Education, v36 n1 p21-36 Feb 2000
Traces the history of nonformal education in Latin America since the 1920s, highlighting community-based programs, literacy education, vocational training, extension education, popular education, community schooling, and female-dominated social movements. Suggests citizenship education, the needs of indigenous populations, and urban youth unemployment as potential areas for nonformal education programming. (Contains 56 references.) (SV)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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