LEARNING, AND TRANSFORMATION: AN OVERVIEW OF EDUCATION WITHIN THE LANDLESS WORKERS' MOVEMENT IN BRAZIL

@inproceedings{Tarlau2014LEARNINGAT,
  title={LEARNING, AND TRANSFORMATION: AN OVERVIEW OF EDUCATION WITHIN THE LANDLESS WORKERS' MOVEMENT IN BRAZIL},
  author={Rebecca Tarlau and Marli Zimmerman de Moraes and Elisabete Witcel and Nisha Thapliyal},
  year={2014}
}
This article provides an introduction to the Brazilian social movement known as the Landless Workers Movement (MST). After a brief history of the landless struggle and the international organisation of the movement, the article discusses educational philosophy and practice in the MST. The MST actively cultivates a 'culture of study' within all the diverse spaces of the movement including (but not limited to) its schools and literacy programmes, political education, agricultural production, and… CONTINUE READING