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Human resources development review 2008 ; education, employment and skills in South Africa.


Human resources development review 2008 ; education, employment and skills in South Africa.

Ed. by Andre Kraak & Karen Press.

Human Sciences Res. Council


591 pages




This second edition includes fully updated material for use by policy makers, researchers and specialists in education, training, science and technology, industry, employment and the labor market. Based upon such proven concepts as the National Qualification Framework and its definitions of skills levels, the editors and contributors provide their findings on context (the economy, economic policy, employment shifts, social and human development, the impact of HIV/AIDS, the informal economy, and science and technology policy), supply (public expenditure on education, early childhood development, public schooling, adult basic education and training, teacher education, higher education, enterprise training, and public sector training), high-level skills and the professions, intermediate-level skills (including those in services and tourism), and entry-level skills, including those of the public works programs.

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