Rethinking Bilingual Education in Peru: Intercultural Politics, State Policy and Indigenous Rights

@article{Garcia2004RethinkingBE,
  title={Rethinking Bilingual Education in Peru: Intercultural Politics, State Policy and Indigenous Rights},
  author={Maria E. Garcia},
  journal={International Journal of Bilingual Education and Bilingualism},
  year={2004},
  volume={7},
  pages={348 - 367}
}
  • Maria E. Garcia
  • Published 1 August 2004
  • Political Science
  • International Journal of Bilingual Education and Bilingualism
This paper explores recent changes in Peruvian national education policy and the effects these have had on indigenous populations. Situating Peruvian education reforms within a context of international multicultural development, the paper traces the history of reforms as implemented by national and international actors in varying degrees and combinations. Against this historical backdrop, the paper focuses on changes in the 1990s that in theory promote bilingual intercultural education on a… 

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