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Richard Desjardins

Richard Desjardins is Associate Professor of Political Economy of Education at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), USA. He previously worked at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Directorate for Education between 2010-2013 on the Programme for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies (PIAAC) and the Skills Strategy, and was Associate Professor in Comparative Social Science at Aarhus University, Denmark. He is joint-editor of the European Journal of Education. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Political Economy of Adult Learning Systems : Comparative Study of Strategies, Policies and Constraints

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Book chapter

...Overview Korea’s Adult Learning System (ALS) is characterized by a strong emphasis on promoting public value...

South Korea: College Admissions System and Reform Issues

Education in East Asia

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

Education Around the World chapter

...Of all the educational policies in South Korea, that relating to the college admissions system could well be the most sensitive, not only for policy makers but also for the public. Most Korean people are very interested in how the college...

South Korea: Education in a Multicultural Society

Education in East Asia

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

Education Around the World chapter

...Introduction One of the common misconceptions of South Korea is that it is comprised of a single ethnic population. On the contrary, South Korea has rapidly become a multi-ethnic nation in the past two decades. The main causes...