Education in Southern Africa

Education in Southern Africa

by Clive Harber

Clive Harber is Emeritus Professor of International Education at the University of Birmingham, UK, and Honorary Professor of Education at the University of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bloomsbury Academic, 2013
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    978-1-4411-7149-8 (hardback)

    978-1-6235-6109-3 (epdf)

    978-1-6235-6388-2 (epub)

    978-1-4725-4447-6 (online)
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    First edition
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Education in Southern Africa
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Education in Southern Africa is a comprehensive critical reference guide to education in the region. With chapters written by an international team of leading regional education experts, the book explores the education systems of each country in the region. With chapters covering Botswana, Lesotho, Madagascar, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland and Zimbabwe, the book critically examines the development of education provision in each country as well as local and global contexts. Including a comparative introduction to the issues facing education in the region as a whole and guides to available online datasets, this handbook will be an essential reference for researchers, scholars, international agencies and policy-makers at all levels.