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Contradictions of Control
School Structure and School Knowledge




ISBN 9780415900751
Published September 7, 1988 by Routledge
264 Pages

 
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McNeil traces the poor quality of high school instruction t the tensions between the social control purposes of schooling and the schools' educational goals.

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"Professor McNeil presents a powerful indictment of the `control' mentality that continues to plague American education--often under the banner of reform." -- Albert Shanker, President, The American Federation of Teachers