International Handbook of Urban Education

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-5198-2 (Print) 978-1-4020-5199-9 (Online)
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Table of contents (67 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XXXVI

  2. Africa

    1. Book Chapter

      Pages 3-22

      Urban Education in Africa: Section Editors' Introduction

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 23-48

      Urbanization and Schooling in Africa: Trends, Issues, and Challenges from Ghana during the Colonial Era

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 49-74

      Language Education in Cameroon: From the Colonial Era to the 21st Century

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 75-90

      The Politics of National Culture and Urban Education Reforms in Post-Independent Zimbabwe

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 91-114

      Reforming the City School in South Africa: Mapping the History from Apartheid Durban to Post-Apartheid eThekwini

    6. Book Chapter

      Pages 115-128

      Urban Primary Schooling in Malawi: Opportunities and Challenges

    7. Book Chapter

      Pages 129-144

      Ethnicity, Politics, and State Resource Allocation: Explaining Educational Inequalities in Kenya

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      Pages 145-181

      Dimensions of Diversity: Educating Urban Township Learners, a Case of Umlazi Township School in Durban, South Africa

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      Pages 183-204

      The Middle School Climate in Senegal: The Case of the Diourbel Middle School1

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      Pages 205-217

      Urban Education Differentials and Marginalization: The Case of Educating the Youth in Nairobi's Informal Settlements

  3. Asia Pacific

    1. Book Chapter

      Pages 221-230

      Urban Education in Asia Pacific: Section Editors'Introduction

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 231-247

      Urban-Rural Disparities in Educational Equality: China's Pressing Challenge in a Context of Economic Growth and Political Change

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      Pages 249-264

      Equity and Social Justice in Australian Education Systems: Retrospect and Prospect

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      Pages 265-284

      The Urban and the Peripheral: New Challenges for Education in the Pacific

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      Pages 285-304

      Ducked or Bulldozed? Education of Deprived Urban Children in India

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      Pages 305-320

      Withering the State? Globalization Challenges and Changing Higher Education Governance in East Asia

    7. Book Chapter

      Pages 321-341

      Madrasah and Muslim Education: Its Interface with Urbanization

    8. Book Chapter

      Pages 343-358

      Women in East Asian Education and Society: Whose Gains in Whose Perspectives?

    9. Book Chapter

      Pages 359-379

      Framing Lives: Longitudinal Research on Life Planning and Pathways in Singapore

    10. Book Chapter

      Pages 381-394

      New Urban Terrains: Literacies, World Kids, and Teachers

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