International Organizations and Lifelong Learning

From Global Agendas to Policy Diffusion

  • Anja P. Jakobi

Part of the Transformations of the State book series (TRST)

About this book


In recent years lifelong learning has become one of the most prominent education policy goals. This book shows how international organizations have promoted this idea and disseminated the need for it to countries all over the world. As a consequence of their activity, lifelong learning has become a central element of modern education policy.


education education policy global governance Governance international organizations learning lifelong learning Nation organization Policy

Authors and affiliations

  • Anja P. Jakobi
    • 1
  1. 1.TranState Research CentreUniversity of BremenGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2009
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Political & Intern. Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-36802-0
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-24567-9
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