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Author Christina, Rachel.

Title Tend the olive, water the vine : globalization and the negotiation of early childhood in Palestine / by Rachel Christina
Published Greenwich, Conn. : IAP-Information Age Pub., [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 197 pages)
Series Education policy in practice
Education policy in practice.
Contents History and context -- Civil society, education, and the world system : rethinking globalization theories -- Local capacity and local control : teacher training as a lever for change -- Reflection into action : community support and the empowerment agenda -- Paper policies, shadow policies, and local control : ECRC and national programming for the early childhood sector -- Filtering up? ECRC's influence on donor agencies and institutions -- Localization, globalization, and the reflective lens : implications for development from the ECRC case -- Epilogue: A dream deferred -- Appendix: Ethnographic methods in a case study of a nongovernmental organization
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-197)
Notes Print version record
Subject Early Childhood Resource Centre (Palestine)
Children -- Services for -- Palestine.
Culture and globalization -- Palestine.
Early childhood education -- Palestine.
Education and globalization -- Palestine.
Non-governmental organizations -- Palestine.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1607525593 (electronic bk.)
9781607525592 (electronic bk.)