Ideology And Educational Reform
Themes And Theories In Public Education
Ideology and Educational Reform traces the underlying ideological problems that make genuine educational reform difficult. It describes three major themes in public education: common school, human capital, and clientelism.
Table of Contents
1. The First Triangle: The Problems of Educational Reform 2. The "Theoretical Mystique" and Thematic Analysis 3. The Common School Theme: Moral Education and the "Tie that Binds" 4. Schools, Scapegoats, and Skills: Educational Reform and the Economy 5. "Clientelism" and the Odd Couple: Choice and Welfare in Education 6. The Future of Educational Reform: Political Choices and School Culture