The Resource Open and distance learning in the developing world, Hilary Perraton

Open and distance learning in the developing world, Hilary Perraton

Label
Open and distance learning in the developing world
Title
Open and distance learning in the developing world
Statement of responsibility
Hilary Perraton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Open and Distance Learning in the Developing World sets the expansion of distance education in the context of general educational change and reviews its use for basic and non-formal education, schooling, teacher training and higher education."--BOOK JACKET. "Hilary Perraton provides a balanced evaluation of the legitimacy, advantages and disadvantages of distance education as a way of teaching and learning."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 371.3/5/091724
  • 371.3/5/091724
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LC5808.D48
LC item number
.P47 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Routledge studies in distance education
Label
Open and distance learning in the developing world, Hilary Perraton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-222) and index
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  • zbnus
  • glg
Contents
Foreword / Lord Briggs -- 1. Introduction: golden goose or ugly duckling -- 2. Nonformal education: the light that never shone -- 3. Schooling: the door is ajar -- 4. Teachers: educating the largest profession -- 5. Higher education: beyond the courtyard wall -- 6. Costs: what the figures say -- 7. Technology: after Gutenberg and Turing -- 8. Globalisation: and culture follows trade -- 9. Political economy: who benefits, who pays? -- 10. Legitimacy: a solution or a problem -- Annex. Currency values
Control code
000020145386
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 228 p.
Isbn
9780415194181
Lccn
99016902
Other physical details
ill.
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.b19053320
System control number
  • 20145386ls
  • (OCoLC)41548351

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