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A New Paradigm for Global School Systems

Education for a Long and Happy Life, 1st Edition

By Joel Spring

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232 pages

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This volume—a major new contribution to Joel Spring’s reportage and analysis of the intersection of global forces and education—offers a new paradigm for global school systems. Education for global economic competition is the prevailing goal of most national school systems. Spring argues that recent international studies by econom

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
EDU000000
EDUCATION / General
EDU003000
EDUCATION / Aims & Objectives
EDU007000
EDUCATION / Curricula
EDU040000
EDUCATION / Philosophy & Social Aspects