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- John Hunt Publishing 2012; US$ 9.99
Politics of Indignation is a challenging, accessible and exciting book. Not only does it provide a critical analysis of the neoliberal onslaught on public education in many countries including Cuba, Nicaragua and the Arab world, it also offers new insights into the dynamics of control, while demonstrating how and where resistance has succeeded. more...
- Springer 2013; US$ 39.95
Analysis of education policy often follows a particular orientation, such as conservative or neo-liberal. Yet, readers are often left to wonder the true meaning and conceptual framing behind these orientations. Without this knowledge, the policy analysis lacks true rigor, its value is diminished as the results may prove difficult to reproduce.Understanding... more...
- Duncker & Humblot 2011; US$ 76.00
Hauptbeschreibung Nach wie vor beschäftigen sich Rechtsprechung und Literatur intensiv mit der in Art. 5 Abs. 3 GG garantierten Freiheit von Wissenschaft, Forschung und Lehre. Gleichwohl haben sie die Lehrfreiheit weitgehend aus dem Blick verloren. Das Schattendasein der Garantie freier Lehre kontrastiert dabei mit grundlegenden Strukturveränderungen... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 61.95
This text is intended to be of use as a guide for students, scholars and researchers of the politics of education and of educational policy studies. The comprehensive work surveys major trends between 1969 and 1994, with chapters synthesising political and policy developments at local, national and state levels in the US as well as in the international... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 51.95
This volume deals with two major and apparently opposing forces within education and society: globalization and nationalism. Globalization is often considered in economic terms - of continued growth of international trade and a concentration of wealth in corporate hands - yet it also encompasses technological, political and cultural change. The World... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 49.95
Although there have been a few historical accounts of the anarchist school movement, there has been no systematic work on the philosophical underpinnings of anarchist educational ideas - until now. Anarchism and Education offers a philosophical account of the neglected tradition of anarchist thought on education. Although few anarchist thinkers... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 49.95
What can the politics of discourse tell us about the discourse of politics? How are flexibility and lifelong learning positioned within policy? Flexibility and lifelong learning have become key aspects of education policy in nation states and bodies such as the European Union and Organisation of Economic Cooperation and Development in recent years.... more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2006; US$ 199.00
This e-book explores the ways in which public policy can be used to move forward agendas that promote access to educational opportunities for marginalized populations from many vantage points. The underlying premise of the issue is that public policy must employ a framework that takes into account the experiences of marginalized groups in educational... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 42.95
In this ground-breaking book, Joel Spring examines globalization and its worldwide effects on education. A central thesis is that industrial-consumerism is the dominant paradigm in the integration of education and economic planning in modern economic security states. In the twenty-first century, national school systems have similar grades and promotion... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 140.00
Neoliberal education policies have privatised, marketised, decentralized, controlled and surveilled, managed according to the business and control principles of new public managerialism, attacked the rights and conditions of education workers, and resulted in a loss of democracy, critique and equality of access and outcome. This book, written by an... more...