Development in Ghana

Development in Ghana

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How does a country make progress?  The answers seem to be obvious on paper – if difficult to effect in the world itself.  Those of us who are citizens of the First World tend to believe that we understand what is required for a nation to “develop”.  But Blunch and Verner, in their study of literacy and numeracy skills in Ghana, demonstrate how complicated the idea of “development” is and how culturally specific it is. (more…)