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Books Books 11 - 20 of about 44 related to Beyond Nostalgia: Reshaping Australian Education.   

Schooling Reform In Hard Times

Bob Linguard, John Knight, Paige Porter - Education - 2003 - 326 pages
Based on research carried out under Labour governments throughout the 1990s in Western Australia, the authors consider the social, political and economic conditions under which ...
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Teachers' Work in a Globalizing Economy

Alistair Dow, Robert Hattam, Alan Reid, Geoffrey Shacklock, John Smyth - Education - 2005 - 240 pages
Extended critical case studies provide a tangible working expression of the labour process of teaching, showing how teachers are simultaneously experiencing significant changes ...
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Mary Daly - Political Science - 2011 - 224 pages
Short introductory overview of the diverse theories and applications of the concept of ‘welfare' across the social sciences. Defines ‘welfare' in a broad sense, taking in ...
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The RoutledgeFalmer Reader in Education Policy and Politics

Bob Lingard, Jenny Ozga - Education - 2007 - 288 pages
This Reader brings together selected papers from leading scholars to address the most significant recent development in educational policy and politics: the impact of ...
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A Socially Critical View Of The Self-Managing School

John Smyth - Education - 2005 - 268 pages
The shift from the model of central government educational control to school- based management has been widely adopted and acclaimed and has created the general impression of ...
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Who Rules?: How Government Retains Control in a Privatised Economy

Michael Keating - Political Science - 2004 - 214 pages
For the past 20 years, the Australian government has been washing its hands of direct responsibility for the provision of services. There has been incessant ‚eoeprivatisation‚e ...
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Gender and Lifelong Learning: Critical Feminist Engagements

Carole Leathwood, Becky Francis - Education - 2006 - 232 pages
This insightful book is ideal for students, researchers and policy makers wanting a sound overview of the critical issues of gender in lifelong learning. Asking pertinent ...
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The Managerial State: Power, Politics and Ideology in the Remaking of Social ...

John Clarke, Janet Newman - Social Science - 1997 - 176 pages
This original analysis of the creation of new state forms critically examines the political forces that enabled `more and better management' to be presented as a solution to ...
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Education, Science and Public Policy: Ideas for an Education Revolution

Simon Marginson, Richard James - Education - 2008 - 152 pages
When will the 'education revolution' really begin? Is the nation ready for the challenges of the global knowledge economy and the emerging centres of innovation around the ...
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