The Resource Education, professionalism and the quest for accountability : hitting the target but missing the point, Jane Green

Education, professionalism and the quest for accountability : hitting the target but missing the point, Jane Green

Label
Education, professionalism and the quest for accountability : hitting the target but missing the point
Title
Education, professionalism and the quest for accountability
Title remainder
hitting the target but missing the point
Statement of responsibility
Jane Green
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Today, workers based€in institutions designed to serve the public--teachers, nurses, social workers, community officers, librarians, civil servants, etc.--are expected to reorganize their thoughts and practice in accordance with a "performance" management model of accountability which encourages a rigid bureaucracy, one which translates regulation and monitoring procedures into inflexible and obligatory compliance. This book shows how and why this performance model may be expected, paradoxically, to make practices less accountable--and, in the case of education, less educative
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
379.1/58
Index
index present
LC call number
LB2806.22
LC item number
.G744 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge international studies in the philosophy of education
Series volume
26
Label
Education, professionalism and the quest for accountability : hitting the target but missing the point, Jane Green
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I Starting-Points: Ideas, Ideals, and Ideologies; 1 From Concern to Doubt, From Doubt to Critique; 2 Quest for Accountability: The Managerial Response; 3 The Lure of the Explicit: Managerial Modes of Accountability and the Ideal of Transparency; Part II Practical Judgment; 4 Responsibility and Accountability; 5 Accountability, Answerability, and the Virtue of Responsibleness: Sketch of a Neo-Aristotelian Model of Practical Rationality; 6 Quest for Accountability: The Neo-Aristotelian Response
Control code
ocn704275196
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 267 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203832561
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b25179196
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)704275196
  • pebco0203832566

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