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Education for Develpment (EdD) in a Diverse World: Comparative Study of Education for Global Citizenship (EdGC) in Paraguay and Spain
Place of publication | Year of publication | Collation: 
Valencia | 2017 | p. 19-36
 ISSN-e 2340-955X
Ángela Alcaide Capilla; María Jesús Martínez Usarralde
Corporate author: 
University of Valencia
Europe and North America
Latin America and the Caribbean

According to the summary of the author: "This article aims to collect a comparative analysis regarding Global Citizenship Education in two different contexts: Spain and Paraguay. The objective is to discover the main characteristics of this education, in meaning and practice, focusing on the diversity of views and constraints of reality, which enrich existing theory speeches, opening this field of knowledge to the experience of its application. In fact, this is the objective and the conclusion. The research justifies the value of this information in the field of study, based on interviews with experts from which relevant information that eludes the rhetorical speeches can be extracted."


Resource Type: 
Case studies and research papers
Journal articles
Civic / Citizenship / Democracy
Human rights / Human dignity
International understanding / Globalisation / International education / Interdependency
Sustainable development / Sustainability / Environmental
Transformative initiatives / Transformative pedagogies
Level of education: 
Higher education


Global Citizenship Education; Citizenship; Globalization; Education for Development