Globalization and Education: Proceedings of the Joint Working Group, The Pontifical Academy of Sciences, The Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences, 19 - 17 November 2005, Casino Pio IV (Google eBook)

Front Cover
Marcelo Sánchez Sorondo, Edmond Malinvaud, Pierre Léna
Walter de Gruyter, Jan 1, 2007 - Philosophy - 285 pages
0 Reviews
This book presents the results of a joint meeting organized by the Pontifical Academy of Sciences and the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences where renowned international scholars discussed the importance of education in an increasingly globalized world. The papers cover a wide range of topics, including immigration, education in developing countries, knowledge transfer, social, economic, cultural, and political conditions in global education, technology, communication, access to information and knowledge, as well as, bio-anthropological issues.
  

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

THE ROLE OF COMMUNICATION AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES
37
THE EFFECTS OF GLOBALIZATION ON EDUCATION
57
EDUCATION OF IMMIGRANTS AND THEIR CHILDREN
91
EDUCATION AND CULTURAL DIVERSITY
157
WHICH ANTHROPOLOGICAL BASES FOR EDUCATION AND RESEARCH?
237
Backmatter
257
Copyright

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information