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Published on Apr 21, 2020in Journal of Language Identity and Education
· DOI :10.1080/15348458.2020.1749491
Aldo Anzures Tapia2
Estimated H-index: 2
(UPenn: University of Pennsylvania)
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#1Thomas Schwinn (Heidelberg University)H-Index: 12
Increasing globalisation is concomitant with a growing lack of uniformity in the world. Hardly any satisfactory concepts are available which grasp both of these tendencies within the scope of a single model. While processes of becoming globally alike are central to world system theories, comparative research into institutions has identified a persistent variety of patterns of order that are not giving way to global convergence. Just as the historical breakthrough to modernity was of central inte...
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#1Graham Vulliamy (Ebor: University of York)H-Index: 23
This is a revised version of the 2003 British Association for International and Comparative Education (BAICE) Presidential Address delivered at the 7th Oxford International Conference on Education and Development. The processes of globalisation have been viewed by some as a major threat to the qualitative research tradition in education. Two main aspects of the impact of globalisation on qualitative research are addressed here. Firstly, it is argued that given the vital role of culture in mediat...
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