Policy Studies for Educational Leaders: An Introduction

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Merrill, 2000 - Education - 382 pages
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This is the one and only general book on American educational policy. Unlike most trade books on this subject, it combines a strong theoretical and research base withpractical advice on what can be done. It promotes both intelligent reflection and intelligent action. Emphasizes state level policy-making. Provides a powerful combination—a solid theoretical base with practical recommendations. Contains a discussion of each stage of the policy process. For Educators and School Administrators.

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This book provides an excellent structure and set of topics to consider when analyzing school policy (and public policy). Fowler provides good definition and examples of the criteria used in policy ... Read full review

Contents

PolicyWhat It Is and Where It
1
Power and Education Policy
26
The Economy and Demographics
54
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