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Teacher Unions, Social Movements and the Politics of Education in Asia

South Korea, Taiwan and the Philippines

by John P. Synott

  • 43 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Ashgate Pub Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Organization & management of education,
  • Philosophy of education,
  • Social history,
  • Trade unions,
  • c 1990 to c 2000,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Philippines,
  • South Korea,
  • Taiwan,
  • General,
  • 20th century,
  • ASIA,
  • Case studies,
  • Chonguk Kyojigwon Nodong Ch,
  • Cross-cultural studies,
  • History,
  • Korea (South),
  • Political activity,
  • Teachers,
  • Teachers" unions

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages339
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10827133M
    ISBN 10075461557X
    ISBN 109780754615576

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      Mary Compton is Past President of the UK National Union of Teachers, the largest teacher union in Europe, and currently isa practicing classroom teacher of modern languages and English as well as a trade union Weiner is Professor, Elementary and Secondary Education, New Jersey City University and the author of the AERA award-winning book Author: L. Weiner. The civil rights movement introduced the idea of social and political protest, which intensified the Vietnam antiwar movement. Both movements prompted many people to challenge a range of traditional social behavior, from restrictions on rights to cultural norms in dress or hairstyles.


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Synott, John () Teacher Unions, Social Movements and the Politics of Education in Asia. Ashgate, Aldershot, Hampshire, United by: 3. Teacher Unions, Social Movements and the Politics of Teacher Unions in Asia The book examines the South Korean education system within national and global contexts and the historical experiences that have shaped the modern nation – such as its Confucianist history, its experiences of colonialism and the legacy of the Cold War conflict with Author: John P.

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About Author. LOIS WEINER teaches education at New Jersey City University and is a member of the New Politics editorial is co-editor with Mary Compton of The Global Assault on Teaching, Teachers, and Their Unions: Stories for Resistance" and author of a forthcoming book for teacher union activists.

‹ In Sweden, When the Voters Turn Right, the Right Turns Left. Labor Day is an opportunity to reflect on work, education, and the proper role of unions in the light of Catholic social teaching Aug Father George E. Schultze, SJ Analysis 0 Print.

Globalization and Teacher Education. Chapter the global federation of teacher unions – issued a report that sought to address the Social Education, 68 (5), – Michael, O. The Trinational Coalition’s story had its beginnings in a gathering at Evergreen State College’s Labor Education Center in Olympia, Washington that was funded by teacher unions from Canada, Mexico, and the US in an effort to organize a formal, educator-driven commission that could counter the call for a privatized “educational common.

Local teacher’s associations exist at the city and province level. The Korean Federation of Teachers Association (KFTA) is the central representative of these associations and meets annually with the Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development to discuss teachers’ welfare.

Three teachers unions also exist. Jelmer is a teacher, blogger, writer, and innovator. He teaches history at UniC in the Netherlands and works with Education International, the global federation of teacher unions.

He was nominated for the global teacher prize in and is known for his book called Flip the System. This book also presents separate chapters on teacher movements in Taiwan and the Philippines, that provide interesting comparisons to the South Korean case, while revealing the distinctive Author: Jaekwon Suh.

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In the s, the tensions associated with rapid economic growth gave. The article focuses upon analysis of educational experiences of an international group of labor movement activists over a ten-year period.

A key rationale for the research activity is to help rescue and revitalize the tradition of radical popular education and activist knowledge grounded in organized worker movements.

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Comparing popular education in the Philippines and South Korea, it is clear that a number of similarities and differences exist regarding the characteristics, methods, and main fields in which popular education has operated. ‘Church-related practices,’ ‘uniting with CO movements,’ ‘an eliteled tendency,’ and ‘a disregard for the Left’ have all occurred in similar ways in both Cited by: 1.Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) social movements are social movements that advocate for LGBT people in society.

Social movements may focus on equal rights, such as the s movement for marriage equality, or they may focus on liberation, as in the gay liberation movement of the s and by: Homophobia and transphobia.Lois Weiner is a member of the New Politics editorial board and is Professor of Education at New Jersey City University, where she coordinates a graduate program for experienced teachers.

Her newest book, The Future of our Schools: Teachers Unions and Social Justice, explains why and how teachers need to transform their unions to save public : Lois Weiner.