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  • The Rich World and the Impoverishment of Educationby Dave Hill

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 54.95

    Advancing a powerful critique of neoliberalized education in many of the rich countries of the world (USA, Canada, Finland, Greece, Israel, Japan, England and Wales, and others), the chapters in this book, written by an international array of acclaimed and emerging radical educators and policy analysts, critically examine and evaluate: What neoliberal... more...

  • Contesting Neoliberal Educationby Dave Hill

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 54.95

    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...

  • Man Aliveby Dave Hill

    Headline 2012; US$ 6.99

    Continuing the themes of family and fatherhood, Man Alive explores what happens when children leave home and their parents want to redefine themselves. Derek Hawker is getting on a bit but he's a good and successful chap. He has provided for his children, been faithful to his wife and as a visionary manager with the vast Bluelake retail mall he's... more...

  • Dad's Lifeby Dave Hill

    Headline 2012; US$ 6.99

    Joseph Stone loves being a father to his 3 young children but finds he has to radically revise his Perfect Father game plan when his partner leaves him and he is left to bring them up on his own. Surely Single Fatherhood is no more onerous than running the local football team? But instead of 4-4-2, he's dealing with 11 and 3/4s, 8 and 6. And then... more...

  • The Adoptionby Dave Hill

    Headline 2012; US$ 6.99

    Jane Ransome, mother of three children, is married to a man who adores her and she knows she has every reason to be happy. But she longs for another child. When nature fails her, Jane and her husband take the decision to adopt. Three year-old Jody arrives at the household, nervous and withdrawn, but the family also find themselves exposed to a new... more...

  • Single Menby Dave Hill

    Headline 2012; US$ 6.99

    This is the story of 24 year-old Marie who does domestic chores for three single men: 20-something Marlon, a currency trader, who is finding his love life and work life a strain, and is indulging in potentially self-destructive means to compensate; 30-something Daniel, an antiques and erotic art dealer, between boyfriends at the moment but the father... more...

  • Global Neoliberalism and Education and its Consequencesby Dave Hill; Ravi Kumar

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 54.95

    In this groundbreaking critique of neoliberalism in schooling and education, an international cast of education policy analysts, educational activists and scholars deftly analyze the ideologies underlying the global, national and local neoliberalisation of schooling and education.  The thrilling scholarship that makes up  Global Neoliberalism and... more...

  • The Developing World and State Educationby Dave Hill; Ellen Rosskam

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 54.95

    Neoliberalism has had a major impact on schooling and education in the Developing World, with social repercussions that have affected the salaries of teachers, the number and type of potential students, the availability of education, the cost of education, and more. This edited collection argues that the privatization of public services and the capitalization... more...

  • Class in Educationby Deborah Kelsh; Dave Hill; Sheila Macrine

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 54.95

    In contemporary pedagogy, "class" has become one nomadic sign among others: it has no referent but only contingent allusions to similarly traveling signs. Class, that is, no longer explains social conflicts and antagonisms rooted in social divisions of labor, but instead portrays a cultural carnival of lifestyles, consumptions, tastes, prestige and... more...

  • Revolutionizing Pedagogyby Sheila Macrine; Peter McLaren; Dave Hill

    Palgrave Macmillan 2009; US$ 110.00

    This book brings together a group of leading international scholars to examine the paradoxical roles of schooling in reproducing and legitimizing large-scale structural inequalities along the axes of race, ethnicity, class, sexuality, and disability. Through critical engagements with contemporary theories of class and cultural critique, the book questions... more...