Education and Social Change in Latin America

  • Editors
  • Sara C. Motta
  • Mike Cole

Part of the Marxism and Education book series (MAED)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxix
  2. Introduction: Exploring the Role of Education and the Pedagogical in Pathways to Twenty-First-Century Socialism in Latin America

  3. On the Philosophies, Theories and Histories of Emancipatory Education in Latin America

  4. Education Struggles and/in Left Governments

  5. Education and Pedagogy from Below

  6. Conclusion: The Current Crisis in Capitalism and the Role of Education

About this book


This book examines the multiple relationships between education, pedagogy, and social change in Latin America and beyond through a discussion of critical theory in education and its uses in Latin American society today. An international group of contributors discuss both individual countries and the region as a whole.


capitalism Chile critical theory democracy education feminism gender research socialism society Venezuela

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Education Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-47933-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-36663-4
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