Education and Development, 7.5 credits

About the course

Different theories in the field of international development are studied in the course. The course deals with education and development based on colonial and neocolonial conditions. International comparisons are explored through postcolonial theories on development in different countries with a special emphasis on feminist perspectives. Furthermore, development theories on human capital and human capabilities are processed in relation to the role of education for economic, social and sustainable development.

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