Among the greatest challenges of the twenty-first century is that of providing adequate educational opportunities to all citizens of the globe. This anthology - a tribute to the life and work of the Nigerian educationist Michael A. Omolewa - discusses the educational dimensions of social justice, reviews approaches to widening access, analyzes case studies from around the world, and considers future directions in education policy and research.
Among the literature on social justice, there is no volume that focuses on the widening of access to education
No work enlists scholars from the global North and South among the literature on widening access to education so systematically
Unites theoretical analyses with case studies of its topic from a wealth of sources in developing countries not taken account of in other studies