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By Daniel C. Levy

"An immensely useful and particular research of international, quite often American, assistance to Latin American greater schooling, To Export growth offers an realizing of the 'what' and the 'why' of overseas relief to a key region. This publication may 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 US, once more has opened an in a different way ignored box via his conscientiously researched and pronounced learn 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 organizations concerned, To Export growth illuminates the imaginative and prescient and beliefs inspiring foreign businesses, up to the realities they faced in picking out offers and loans coverage, from the Nineteen Sixties to the Nineteen Eighties. The ebook is strongly suggested for students and scholars of foreign schooling, for Latin American specialists, and for philanthropic managers and academic directors within the constructing world." —Jorge Balan, Senior software Officer for greater schooling, The Ford Foundation.

In this research of the makes an attempt to export the trendy Western collage, its rules, and its shape to the 3rd global, Daniel C. Levy examines the advance suggestions supplied by means of the Ford starting place, the U.S. business enterprise for overseas improvement, and the Inter-American improvement financial institution and their relatives with neighborhood companions in Latin the USA within the Nineteen Sixties and Nineteen Seventies. Levy considers the funders, how they chose companions, which nations and associations have been preferred, and to what impression. in response to meticulous examine and cautious research, the publication presents an in depth examine philanthropic counsel to the sector in the course of the period of modernization and improvement in Latin America.

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