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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Qualitative Research in Indigenous Education in Mexico

Gabriela Czarny and Ruth Paradise.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online August 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Education; History of Education. 8410 words.

In Mexico, qualitative research in the field of indigenous education finds its roots in a strong national tradition of social anthropological research. This background provides a...

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The History of the National Writing Project

Anne Elrod Whitney and Yamil Sarraga-Lopez.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online February 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Teaching Skills and Techniques; History of Education; Education. 6389 words.

The National Writing Project (NWP) is a network of professional development sites focusing on the improvement of writing across schools and communities. Its origins as the Bay Area Writing...

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Chinese Education in Malaysia

Ming Chee Ang.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online October 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Education; Educational Strategies and Policy; History of Education. 7067 words.

Despite the fact that Mandarin is not accorded official language status in Malaysia, and that ethnic Chinese communities accounted for less than 30% of the country’s overall population,...

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State Initiatives on Globalizing Higher Education in Japan

Satoshi P. Watanabe, Machi Sato and Masataka Murasawa.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Education; Educational Strategies and Policy; History of Education. 8252 words.

The aim of internationalization for Japan during the early postwar period, still emerging from being an ODA (Official Development Assistance) recipient nation, was to promote student...

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Indigenous School Education in Brazil

Roseli R. Mello, Marcondy M. de Souza and Thaís J. Palomino.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online April 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Education; Educational Strategies and Policy; History of Education. 9121 words.

Self-determination of the original peoples of any nation, preservation of their territories, preservation of traditions, and negotiation of customs facing national cultures are central...

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History and Development of Education in Africa

Shoko Yamada.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online May 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Education; Educational Strategies and Policy; History of Education. 8496 words.

Thanks to the concerted effort of the international community to promote basic education, driven by the Education for All (EFA) goals and Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), indices of...

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Spirituality and Education in the United States

Roland W. Mitchell, Nicholas E. Mitchell and Chaunda A. Mitchell.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online October 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Educational Strategies and Policy; Education; Philosophy and Theory of Education; History of Education. 10178 words.

Spirituality and education have historically been tightly intertwined concepts. Spirituality is the timeless pursuit by humanity for certainty, understanding, and an abiding connection to...

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School Culture

Diana Gonçalves Vidal and André Paulilo.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online January 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Education; Educational Strategies and Policy; Organization and Management of Education; History of Education. 9852 words.

Over the past several decades, scholars have focused special attention on the relationship between schooling and culture. The first forays focused on curriculum matters, trying to...

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Translanguaging in Educating Teachers of Language-Minoritized Students

Carla España, Luz Yadira Herrera and Ofelia García.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online July 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Educational Strategies and Policy; Education; Philosophy and Theory of Education; History of Education. 8388 words.

Teacher education programs to prepare those who teach language-minoritized students many times continue to uphold modernist conceptions of language and bilingualism. Translanguaging...

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