, Volume 53, Issue 4, pp 491–497 | Cite as

The Different Faces of Education in Conflict

  • Lynn Davies
Thematic Section


Lynn Davies gives an overview of current understandings of the relationship between education and conflict examining how education can be a unifying force, or a cause of violent disagreement. She asks whether education can help to transform a situation or culture of conflict by looking at the diverse ways education is positioned in conflict, beginning with the bad news before moving on to better news.


curriculum tensions resilience community schools gender equality peace education 


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