Prof. Ali A. Abdi

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Name: Prof. Ali A. Abdi
Country: Canada
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Organisation: University of British Columbia
Topics of most interest: Global Education as a whole, Citizenship education , Development education, Human rights education, Multi- Intercultural, anti-racist education, Social justice education, Sustainable development education
Types of education of most interest: Higher education
Preference for research approach: Theoretical / conceptual research
Preference for research focusing on: Pedagogy, Policy, Teacher education
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Recent publications:

1. Abdi, Ali. A. (2019). Critical teachings of comparative and international education. In M.A. Peters (Ed.), Encyclopedia of teacher education (pp. ). Singapore: Springer Nature. DOI:
Ali A. Abdi (2017). The rhetorical constructions of global citizenship and the location of youth: Critical analyses. International Journal of Development Education and Global Learning, 8(2), 32-56.
3. Abdi, Ali A. (2016). The location of the public intellectual: Historical and contemporary analyses. In L. Shultz & M. Viczko (Eds.), Assembling and governing the higher education institution: Democracy, social justice and leadership in global higher education. New York, NY: Palgrave.

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