The effects of Urbanisation on education in Africa: The Nigerian experience

@article{Biobaku1967TheEO,
  title={The effects of Urbanisation on education in Africa: The Nigerian experience},
  author={S. Biobaku},
  journal={International Review of Education},
  year={1967},
  volume={13},
  pages={451-460}
}
  • S. Biobaku
  • Published 1967
  • Sociology
  • International Review of Education
Urbanisation raises several crucial problems in developing countries but it is essential to remember that towns are not a new phenomenon in Africa. Education in the western sense of formal instruction and prolonged pupillage certainly came in with the advent of European missionaries and empire-builders but African society has always had its own system of instilling its mores and norms in the young and preparing them for life in the adult communities. In order fully to understand the situation… Expand
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