CIES 2019
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CIES 2019

Education for Sustainability: the 63rd Annual Conference of the Comparative & International Education Society

14/04/2019 to 18/04/2019
When: Saturday, April 13, 2019
Where: San Fransisco
United Kingdom
Contact: CIES

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During its “Development Decade” of the 1960s, the UN advocated education as a driver of economic growth. But, over the past fifty years, questions have been asked with increasing urgency about what kind of development is promulgated through literacy, skills training, and formal schooling. What is the longer term cost of an education that promises – and sometimes delivers – productivity, industrialization, modernity and consumption? Who pays this price? What are the larger costs? And with what ultimate consequence for the planet?

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