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What Works in Girls' Education Evidence for the World's Best Investment

Gene B. Sperling author Malala Yousafzai 1997- author of foreword.; Christina Kwauk author.; Rebecca Winthrop author.; Brookings Institution. 2016

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  • Title:
    What Works in Girls' Education Evidence for the World's Best Investment
  • Author: Gene B. Sperling author
  • Malala Yousafzai 1997- author of foreword.; Christina Kwauk author.; Rebecca Winthrop author.; Brookings Institution.
  • Subjects: Women in development; Girls -- Education; Educational equalization; Educational assistance; Educational assistance; Educational equalization; Girls -- Education -- Developing countries; Women in development; Girls -- Education; Developing countries; Electronic books
  • Description: Hard-headed evidence on why the returns from investing in girls are so high that no nation or family can afford not to educate their girls. Gene Sperling, author of the seminal 2004 report published by the Council on Foreign Relations, and Rebecca Winthrop, director of the Center for Universal Education, have written this definitive book on the importance of girls' education. As Malala Yousafzai expresses in her foreword, the idea that any child could be denied an education due to poverty, custom, the law, or terrorist threats is just wrong and unimaginable. More than 1,000 studies have provid
  • Publisher: Washington, D. C. : Brookings Institution Press
  • Creation Date: 2016
  • Format: 1 online resource (338 p.).
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: ISBN0-8157-2862-X
  • OCLC Number: 965142042
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