By Daniel C. Levy
"An immensely useful and specified research of overseas, as a rule American, information to Latin American greater schooling, To Export growth presents an realizing of the 'what' and the 'why' of overseas reduction to a key region. This ebook should 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 quarter in Latin the USA, once more has opened an in a different way missed box via his conscientiously researched and pronounced research of philanthropic help for college reform within the zone. Drawing on a wealth of archival fabric, documentary facts, interviews, and primary hand event with the actors and firms concerned, To Export development illuminates the imaginative and prescient and beliefs inspiring foreign corporations, up to the realities they faced in identifying supplies and loans coverage, from the Nineteen Sixties to the Nineteen Eighties. The ebook is strongly instructed 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 better schooling, The Ford Foundation.
In this examine 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 improvement tips supplied via the Ford starting place, the U.S. employer for foreign improvement, and the Inter-American improvement financial institution and their family members with neighborhood companions in Latin the USA within the Nineteen Sixties and Seventies. Levy considers the funders, how they chose companions, which international locations and associations have been favourite, and to what impact. in response to meticulous examine and cautious research, the ebook offers an in depth examine philanthropic suggestions to the quarter throughout the period of modernization and improvement in Latin America.