English   español  
Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10261/163043
Share/Impact:
Statistics
logo share SHARE   Add this article to your Mendeley library MendeleyBASE

Visualizar otros formatos: MARC | Dublin Core | RDF | ORE | MODS | METS | DIDL
Exportar a otros formatos:
Title

Transforming the system from within: Experiences of a development cooperation masters

AuthorsBoni Aristizábal, Alejandra ; Calabuig, Carola; Pellicer Sifres, Victoria
Issue Date2017
PublisherSpringer Nature
CitationSocially Just Pedagogies, Capabilities and Quality in Higher Education: 201-220 (2017)
SeriesPalgrave Studies in Global Citizenship Education and Democracy
AbstractThis chapter analyses the experience of the Development Cooperation Master’s Degree at the Universitat Politècnica de València (Spain), as an example of a socially just pedagogy taught within a managerialist university system in a depoliticised context of development. From a historical and systemic standpoint, and supported by the analysis of documents from secondary information sources and six in-depth semi-structured interviews, the chapter looks into two issues particularly relevant for understanding the Master’s approach: participation and critical practice in development. Conditions that enable and constrain the development of these two issues include the Master’s origins and influences, teacher’s backgrounds, the existence of formal spaces to ensure participatory governance, diversity of students and teachers, informal learning spaces, and also tensions within a managerialist system of governance. Being aware of the complexity and challenges of transforming the university system, we have evidence that the Master’s, based on inclusive and participatory governance and promoting social just pedagogies, is impacting on students’ learning in the direction of social justice.
URIhttp://hdl.handle.net/10261/163043
Identifiersdoi: 10.1057/978-1-137-55786-5_10
isbn: 978-1-137-55785-8
Appears in Collections:(INGENIO) Libros y partes de libros
Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
accesoRestringido.pdf15,38 kBAdobe PDFThumbnail
View/Open
Show full item record
Review this work
 


WARNING: Items in Digital.CSIC are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.