Theories about the role of education in development, using South Africa as a case study.

Designed for use in 16-19, HE and ITE, Exploring Ubuntu enables enquiry about the issues and provides a focus for debate. 

The issues explored are key to thinking about the role of schools and education systems anywhere in the world.  

Exploring Ubuntu employs a lively format, full colour and is packed with activities.  See Download below.  The sections are - Exploring Education and: how we see development; human capital; modernisation; social reproduction; green development and democratic political development.

Exploring Ubuntu links to Tide~ ITE study visits to South Africa.  

See also publication: ' Towards Ubuntu - critical teacher education for democratic citizenship in South Africa and England'














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Education, democracy and poverty reduction   Authoritarian rule and levels of poverty.

Engaging development : learning for a better world

ISBN-10: 0 948838 91 4
ISBN-13: 978-0-948838-91-0
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