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Education and Elitism
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Conrad Hughes
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-22 - Publisher: Routledge

Education and Elitism discusses polemical debates around privilege, private schools, elitist universities, equal access to education and underlying notions of fairness. The overarching question that runs through the book is about the future of education worldwide: how can schools and universities tread the tightrope between access and quality? This book
Education and Elitism in Nazi Germany
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Robert Cecil
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-07 - Publisher: eBook Partnership

For more than thirty years, The Institute for Cultural Research (ICR) led the field in stimulating debate and examining ideas within the humanities. Among the Institute's active followers was J. D. Salinger, Robert Graves, Nobel Laureate Doris Lessing, and many others from all walks of life.During its long and distinguished
Education Reform and the Quest for Excellence
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Lok Sang Ho, Paul Morris, Yue-ping Chung
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-11-01 - Publisher: Hong Kong University Press

This book investigates and analyses critical issues in education reform and discusses possible pitfalls in the current global drive to promote excellence. Instead of documenting the successes and frustrations encountered by education reformers in specific jurisdictions, this book aims to offer directions for education reformers, and sets out to be
From Radical Marxism to Knowledge Socialism
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Michael A. Peters, Liz Jackson
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-23 - Publisher: Routledge

This volume examines the place of Marxist theory in the history of the journal Educational Philosophy and Theory, primarily through the selection and exploration of typical and significant articles exploring Marxist-related themes in the journal over time. The title, From Radical Marxism to Knowledge Socialism, reflects this historical approach. In
The Politics of Early Childhood Education
Language: en
Pages: 226
Authors: Lourdes Diaz Soto, J. A. Jipson, J. L. Kincheloe
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Peter Lang

As the conservative political mood of our nation eliminates programs for the increasing numbers of bilingual children, educators are nevertheless expected to teach linguistically and culturally diverse learners with limited background knowledge and resources. This edited volume challenges "mainstream" educators to critically examine how to best meet the needs of