The Resource Political agendas for education : from the Christian Coalition to the Green Party, Joel Spring

Political agendas for education : from the Christian Coalition to the Green Party, Joel Spring

Label
Political agendas for education : from the Christian Coalition to the Green Party
Title
Political agendas for education
Title remainder
from the Christian Coalition to the Green Party
Statement of responsibility
Joel Spring
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
379.73
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LC89
LC item number
.S663 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
sociocultural, political, and historical studies in education
Label
Political agendas for education : from the Christian Coalition to the Green Party, Joel Spring
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
  • 1. The Christian Coalition, the 1996 Republican Platform, and the Contract With America. The Republican Party and the Christian Coalition. Morality and Democracy. Secular Humanism and Religious Freedom. Sex Education and Pornography. Multicultural Education. Liberal Domination of Education and Culture. Contract With America and Education -- 2. Think Tanks, Neoconservatives, and the Libertarian Party: Marketing School Choice and National Standards. Planning an Intellectual Revolution: The Trickle-Down Theory of Ideas. Libertarian Party: Walking Among the Pot-Smoking Nudist Right. Neoconservatives: Academic Standards, Choice, and Charter Schools. The Heritage Foundation and the American Enterprise Institute: Marketing Racism and School Reform. Conclusion: Marketing School Choice and National Standards -- 3. The Neoconservative Republican Agenda: Goals 2000, Privatization, and Charters. Neoconservatives, Business, and National Standards. Bush Republicans and Education
  • Standards and Tests: The Politics of Culture. Break-the-Mold Schools. For-Profit and Charter Schools -- 4. The New Democrats. Clinton and the New Democrats. Goals 2000 and the Skills-Mismatch Theory. Are the New Democrats Wrong? Inequality, Educational Inflation, and Skills-Mismatch Theory. The Politics of Educational Psychology. Reinventing the Government and the School. Multiculturalism and Affirmative Action -- 5. What's Left of the Left? Rainbow Coalition, National Organization for Women, Green Party, and Cultural Politics. The Rainbow Coalition. The National Organization for Women and The Feminist Majority. The Green Party. Cultural Politics. Conclusion: Angry White Males -- 6. Putting It Together
Control code
000013082246
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 129 p.
Isbn
9780805827668
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
97008976
Other physical details
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System control number
  • C01108532971
  • (OCoLC)36379849

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