Transforming education in the Caribbean: Are we ready for change?: Keynote presentation

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dc.contributor.author Lewis, Theodore
dc.date.accessioned 2010-04-16T19:22:21Z
dc.date.available 2010-04-16T19:22:21Z
dc.date.issued 2008
dc.identifier.citation Lewis, T. (2008). Transforming education in the Caribbean: Are we ready for change?: Keynote presentation. In L. Quamina-Aiyejina (Ed.), Reconceptualising the agenda for education in the Caribbean: Proceedings of the 2007 Biennial Cross-Campus Conference in Education, April 23-26, 2007, School of Education, UWI, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago (pp. 1-20). St. Augustine, Trinidad: School of Education, UWI. en
dc.identifier.isbn 978-976-622-001-3
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/6640
dc.description.abstract This paper examines the readiness of the Caribbean region for the transformation of education under the following headings: 1) Global context of transformation, 2) Education and economic growth revisited, 3) Caribbean education, and 4) The prospect of change. It argues that education in the region has to be set against the backdrop of a theory of Caribbean society, and sets out two kinds of ideas relating to transformation--one evolutionary and one revolutionary en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher School of Education, UWI, St. Augustine en
dc.subject Educational reform en
dc.subject Education and development en
dc.subject Skill development en
dc.subject Economic growth en
dc.subject Sociology of education en
dc.subject Caribbean en
dc.title Transforming education in the Caribbean: Are we ready for change?: Keynote presentation en
dc.type Book chapter en


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