ERIC Number: EJ930535
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011-May
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 4
McDonaldized Education: Is It the Right Kind for Russia?
Filippov, R. I.
Russian Education and Society, v53 n5 p3-11 May 2011
Russian society can benefit from the kind of simplified, packaged education that has developed in many countries, since it is a quick way to bring a mass of students to a certain level of competency. But it is not a good basis for creating the kind of specialists and creative thinkers that Russia will need to succeed in the coming years. [This article was translated by Kim Braithwaite.]
Descriptors: Educational Development, Foreign Countries, Creative Thinking, Educational Innovation, Global Approach, Social Influences, Educational Change, Standards, Cultural Influences
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education; Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Russia