Education and Training for Development in East Asia
The Political Economy of Skill Formation in Newly Industrialised Economies

 

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Education and Training for Development in East Asia
The Political Economy of Skill Formation in Newly Industrialised Economies

by David Ashton (Author)

 

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ISBN: 9780415181266

 

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The East Asian miracle, or its supposed demise, is always news. This book provides the first detailed analysis of the development of education and training systems in Asia, and the relationship with the process of economic growth.


The East Asian miracle, or its supposed demise, is always news. The Four Tiger economies of Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan and South Korea have experienced some of the fastest rates of economic growth ever achieved. This book provides the first detailed analysis of the development of education and training systems in Asia, and the relationship with the process of economic growth.


 

ISBN 415181267
ISBN13 9780415181266
Publisher Routledge
Format Hardback
Publication date 24/06/1999
Pages 196
Weight (grammes) 453
Published in United Kingdom
Height (mm) 234
Width (mm) 156

List of Tables. Acknowledgements. Glossary of Acronyms and Abbreviations. 1. Introduction and Overview 2. The Devleopmental State and the Education and Training System 3.
Singapore 4. South Korea 5. Taiwan 6. Hong Kong 7. Is There
a 'Four Tigers' Model of Skill Formation? 8. On the Diffusion of The Model. Appendix: List of Authorities Consulted. Bibliography.