E. G. West

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Bloomsbury Academic, May 15, 2008 - Education - 296 pages

EG West is indisputably a major thinker in education. James Tooley's volume offers the most coherent account of West's educational thought. This work is divided into:

Intellectual biography
Critical exposition of West's work
The reception and influence of West's work
The relevance of the work today

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Contents

From Adam Smith to the Mont Pelerin Society
9
Economic Arguments for State Intervention in Education
45
Historical Excursions
79
Copyright

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About the author (2008)

James Tooley is Professor of Education Policy at Newcastle University, UK, and President of the Orient Global Education Fund.

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