Active Partners: Education and Local Development

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As the world economy reorganizes around the extremes of localization and globalization, communities realize how closely local identity is linked to the local economy. To strengthen its economy, a community’s political system must create an inviting legal and regulatory climate while strong cultural identity builds the desire for long-term development.

In Active Partners, Gertrude Anne MacIntyre shows the crucial role of schools as mediators between national and international trends and community initiatives towards sustainable development.