Education and national development in Asia: Trends and issues

Donald Adams, David W. Chapman

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This chapter examines how the convergence of four trends that have dominated the education landscape over the last three decades is giving rise to six issues that will largely define the educational landscape of the next. Reconciling the simultaneous but conflicting pressures to contain costs, raise school quality, further decentralize management, and incorporate technology represents the central challenge.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)583-602
Number of pages20
JournalInternational Journal of Educational Research
Issue number7
StatePublished - 1998


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