The Resource Politics and Policy Making in Education : Explorations in Sociology

Politics and Policy Making in Education : Explorations in Sociology

Label
Politics and Policy Making in Education : Explorations in Sociology
Title
Politics and Policy Making in Education
Title remainder
Explorations in Sociology
Creator
Language
eng
Summary
Based on interviews with key actors in the policy-making process, this book maps the changes in education policy and policy making in the Thatcherite decade. The focus of the book is the 1988 Education Reform Act, its origins, purposes and effects, and it looks behind the scenes at the priorities of the politicians, civil servants and government advisers who were influential in making changes
Member of
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
379.41
Index
no index present
LC call number
LC93.G7 B35
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Routledge Library Editions: Education
Label
Politics and Policy Making in Education : Explorations in Sociology
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • POLITICS AND POLICY MAKING IN EDUCATION: Explorations in policy sociology; Copyright; Politics and Policy Making in Education: Explorations in policy sociology; Copyright; Contents; List of figures; Preface; Introduction; 1. Policy matters!; 2. Discipline and chaos: the New Right and discourses of derision; 3. The New Right and education policy; 4. Industrial training or new vocationalism? Structures and discourses; 5. Towards the post-Fordist school?; 6. Curriculum pic: the ERA, policy, partnerships and the school curriculum
  • 7. Colouring in the boxes: the struggles over a National Curriculum8. Endnote; Appendix 1: List of acronyms and abbreviations; Appendix 2: List of interviewees and comment on interviews; References; Index
Control code
ocn880885541
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (249 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203808726
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b26864058
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)880885541
  • pebco020380872X

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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