Ideology And Educational Reform: Themes And Theories In Public Education, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Ideology And Educational Reform

Themes And Theories In Public Education, 1st Edition

By David C. Paris


220 pages

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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

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