Education Around the World: Education in South-East Asia

Editor: Symaco, Lorraine Pe
Publication Year: 2013
Publisher: Bloomsbury

ISBN: 978-1-4411-0141-9
Category: Social Sciences - Education
Image Count: 27
Book Status: Pending
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Table of Contents

Exploring contemporary issues and challenges facing education in South-East Asia, this Handbook covers the 10 member states of the ASEAN and Timor-Leste

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Table of Contents

  • Series Editor's Preface
  • The Contributors
  • Introduction: Education and Issues in South-East Asia: A Regional Overview - Lorraine Pe Symaco
  • 1 Brunei Darussalam: Planning for Educational Transformation and ICT in Education - Murray Brown and Haji Abdul Rahim Derus
  • 2 Cambodia: From Dependency to Sovereignty – Emerging National Leadership - Vincent McNamara
  • 3 Cambodia: Evolving Quality Issues in Higher Education - Luise Ahrens and Vincent McNamara
  • 4 Indonesia: The Challenges of Quality and Equity in Education - Mark Heyward and Sopantini
  • 5 Indonesia: Islamic Higher Education – Periphery within Periphery? - Anthony Welch and Saefudin Syafi'i
  • 6 Lao PDR: The Great Transformation - Richard Noonan, Phouvanh Phommalangsy and Inthasone Phetsiriseng
  • 7 Malaysia: Ethnocracy and Education - Moses Samuel and Meng Yew Tee
  • 8 Malaysia: The Education of Refugee and Asylum-Seeking Children - Hema Letchamanan
  • 9 Myanmar: Governance, Civil Society and the Developments in Education - Richard Martin
  • 10 The Philippines: Education Issues and Challenges - Lorraine Pe Symaco
  • 11 The Philippines: Higher Education and Development - Lorraine Pe Symaco
  • 12 Singapore: Education in Transition - Letchmi Ponnusamy and Saravanan Gopinathan
  • 13 Singapore: The Malay Ethnic Minority – Playing Perennial Catch-up in Education? - Jason Tan
  • 14 Thailand: Issues in Education - Chaiyuth Punyasavatsut
  • 15 Timor-Leste: Education, Decolonization and Development - Bob Boughton
  • 16 Vietnam: The Education System – A Need to Improve Quality - Martin Hayden and Le Thi Ngoc Lan