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By Daniel C. Levy

"An immensely worthwhile and precise research of overseas, in general American, suggestions to Latin American larger schooling, To Export development presents an figuring out of the 'what' and the 'why' of overseas relief to a key quarter. This publication might be a vintage in its field." —Philip G. Altbach, Monan Professor of upper schooling, Boston College

"Professor Daniel C. Levy, a number one authority within the box of upper schooling and the nonprofit zone in Latin the United States, once more has opened an differently overlooked box via his rigorously researched and pronounced learn of philanthropic help for college reform within the sector. Drawing on a wealth of archival fabric, documentary facts, interviews, and primary hand event with the actors and enterprises concerned, To Export growth illuminates the imaginative and prescient and beliefs inspiring foreign organizations, up to the realities they faced in deciding upon gives you and loans coverage, from the Nineteen Sixties to the Eighties. The ebook is strongly prompt for students and scholars of overseas schooling, for Latin American specialists, and for philanthropic managers and academic directors within the constructing world." —Jorge Balan, Senior software Officer for larger schooling, The Ford Foundation.

In this learn of the makes an attempt to export the trendy Western college, its rules, and its shape to the 3rd global, Daniel C. Levy examines the advance tips supplied via the Ford beginning, the U.S. business enterprise for foreign improvement, and the Inter-American improvement financial institution and their kinfolk with neighborhood companions in Latin the US within the Nineteen Sixties and Nineteen Seventies. Levy considers the funders, how they chose companions, which international locations and associations have been favourite, and to what influence. in response to meticulous examine and cautious research, the e-book offers an in depth examine philanthropic suggestions to the area in the course of the period of modernization and improvement in Latin America.

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