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About the Author
Nelly P. Stromquist
is Professor of International Development Education in the School of Education, University of Southern California. She is also a past president of the Comparative and International Education Society. Among her recent publications are Gender and Basic Education in International Development Cooperation
and Literacy for Citizenship: Gender and Dynamics