Facing an Unequal World: What Challenges to Education?

Monday, July 14, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:20 PM
Room: F202
RC04 Sociology of Education (host committee)

Language: Spanish, French and English

Session Organizer:
Antonio TEODORO, Universidade Nove de Julho, Brazil
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Raquel SOSA, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico

Capabilities Approach for Educating Women --- a Flyover ‘Mooc' (Oral Presentation)
Ishita CHATURVEDI, Robert Kennedy College, India; Manjeet CHATURVEDI, Banaras Hindu University, India

Cultural Capital and Educational Inequality: A Lesson from India (Oral Presentation)
Byasa MOHARANA, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, India; Sai THAKUR, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, India; Shweta CHOUBEY, SRP Samajik Sansthan, India

Inclusion, Race, Ethnicity, Culture and Global Higher Education: International Comparisons (Oral Presentation)
Florence BONNER, Howard University, USA; Walter ALLEN, University of California, Los Angeles, USA; Shane LACHTMAN, University of California, Los Angeles, USA

Parental Migration and Adolescents' Transitioning to High School in Rural China (Oral Presentation)
Shu HU, National University of Singapore, Singapore

The Transform of Finnish Educational Policy - the Viewpoint of Special Education (Distributed Paper)
Heli KETOVUORI, University of Turku, Finland; Päivi PIHLAJA, University of Turku, Finland