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Modernizing minds in El Salvador : education reform and the Cold War, 1960-1980

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

Diálogos Albuquerque, N.M., University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, p.341 (2012)

Call Number:

Cubb LC6581 .S2 L56 2012

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/9610030

Keywords:

Education and state--El Salvador--History, Educational change--El Salvador, El Salvador--History--1944-1979, Television in education--El Salvador

Abstract:

Contents: A fight within the right : rivaling visions of modernization -- Modernizing reform and anticommunist repression : the first PCN administration, 1961-1967 -- "A monitor instead of a teacher" : the origins of the 1968 education reform and how television became its centerpiece -- "A feverish laboratory" : the education reform of 1968 -- Modernization projects and authoritarian practices in the 1970s -- "The most thoroughly studied educational technology project in the world".

Publication Language:

eng