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Education in the Commonwealth Caribbean and Netherlands Antilles

Education in the Commonwealth Caribbean and Netherlands Antilles

by Emel Thomas

Emel Thomas is Senior Lecturer in Education, Children and Young People at the University of Northampton, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bloomsbury Academic, 2014
  • DOI:
    10.5040/9781472593467
  • ISBN:
    978-1-6235-6315-8 (hardback)

    978-1-6235-6383-7 (epdf)

    978-1-6235-6430-8 (epub)

    978-1-4725-9346-7 (online)
  • Edition:
    First edition
  • Place of Publication:
    London
  • Published Online:
    2019
Education in the Commonwealth Caribbean and Netherlands Antilles
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Education in the Commonwealth Caribbean and Netherlands Antilles provides a contemporary survey of education development and key educational issues in the Caribbean with the contribution of academics working closely in the field. It offers a review of contemporary education policies and explores some of the problems these countries face during the process of development. The book also includes discussions of the impact of local, regional and global occurrences, including social, political and geographical events, on education systems and schooling in the region. The volume as a whole provides a comprehensive reference resource for education in the Caribbean, covering: Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, the Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, the Netherlands Antilles (Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Saba, Saint Eustatius and Saint Maarteen), Montserrat, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Surinam, Trinidad and Tobago, and the Turks and Caicos Islands.