Essays about: "role of education in development of country"

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  1. 6. A matter of democracy: EU soft law in the education area - A study on how Sweden relates and refers to the European Union in the policy field of higher education

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Johanna Quintans; [2015-12-01]
    Keywords : Democratic deficit; Education policy; Europeanization; Soft law; Sweden;

    Abstract : The aim of this master thesis is to shed light on some of the democratic implications ofEuropeanization through soft law in the education area. The central question is how thenational level, in its higher education policy, relates and refers to the EU, and how this can beunderstood and problematized from a democratic point of view. READ MORE

  2. 7. Parenting perspectives, trajectories and influences among Ugandan–migrant mothers in Gothenburg, Sweden: Implications on Parent-child relationships

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Julius Kansiime; [2015-06-24]
    Keywords : Parenting; Children; Migrant and Relationships;

    Abstract : It can be argued that there is no correct formula for parenting worldwide although childlegislation enshrined in the national and international legal & policy framework guide thechildren upbringing by their parents or guardians. However, these are activated differentlydepending on the context within which they are being implemented. READ MORE

  3. 8. Real learning or just school for all? : Discrepancies between enrolment numbers and learning results in India

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Ronja Bäckström; Jennifer Keusch Duvsjö; [2015]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : As the United Nations Millennium Development Goals, MDGs, are coming closer to the target year of 2015, this study joins the ongoing debate about the achieved results with a focus on India. While India has seen great improvements concerning the second MDG, which is for all children to enrol and complete primary education, the country has for the past years been facing a challenge of decreasing learning results. READ MORE

  4. 9. The impact of Human Capital on earnings - a study regarding urban Vietnam

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS)

    Author : Emma Wigren; Linda Nilsson; [2015]
    Keywords : Vietnam; Transition Economy; Labor Market; Human Capital; Return to Human Capital;

    Abstract : The stock of human capital plays an important role for a sustained economic development, both at the individual and the country level. In order to prosper as a middle income country Vietnam need to increase the nation ́s human capital stock and this thesis shows that human capital theory holds for investments in years of education, knowledge of a foreign language and experience. READ MORE

  5. 10. Todo el País, Uruguay in transformation : ICT transforming rural Uruguay

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för medier och journalistik (MJ); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för medier och journalistik (MJ)

    Author : Alexander Karlsson; Nellie Marand; [2015]
    Keywords : ICT; ICT4D; Education; Empowerment; Social Capital; Capabilities; Strengthening; Uruguay; MEC; ;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of our research was to study the role and impact that ‘information and communication technologies’ and the MEC centers might have on the Uruguayan society. We want to examine how MEC and ICT usage could affect daily lives of marginalized people in Uruguay. READ MORE