Book Launch: Education and International Development, 2nd Edition

Date: 18 Nov 2021
Time: 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Event Type: Book Launch

18 November, 12:00-13:30 GMT

Join us for the launch of the 2nd Edition of ‘Education and International Development’. Hear from editors and chapter authors.

About this event

Join us virtually on November 18th for the launch of the 2nd Edition of Education and International Development: An Introduction. This is one of the key texts in the field , providing a basic introduction to the debates on education and international development, and giving an overview of the history, influential theories, key concepts, areas of achievement and emerging trends in policy and practice. This volume is edited by Tristan McCowan and Elaine Unterhalter from the University College London (UCL) Institute of Education.

At the launch you will hear from editors and select chapter authors will highlight parts of their work.

Preliminary Agenda (subject to change):

  • Editor Introduction (Tristan McCowan, UCL)
  • Chapter 10: Quality Education and Global Learning Metrics (William C. Smith, University of Edinburgh)
  • Chapter 8: Addressing Intersecting Inequalities in Education (Elaine Unterhalter, UCL)
  • Chapter 11: De Facto and By-design Privatization of Education in Developing Countries (Joanna Härmä, University of Edinburgh)
  • Chapter 18: Education, Environmental Crises and Sustainability (Meera Tiwari, University of East London)
  • Discussant (Anita Rampal, Formerly Delhi University)