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The Politics of Reorganizing Schools (Key Issues in Education)

Stewart Ranson

The Politics of Reorganizing Schools (Key Issues in Education)

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Published by Unwin Hyman .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy of education,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Education And The State,
  • Education

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9946611M
    ISBN 100043701965
    ISBN 109780043701966

    Jennifer E. Gaddis is an assistant professor of Civil Society and Community Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She brings a feminist perspective to food politics through her research on the social, political, and economic organization of public school-lunch programs. "Contributes to a radical formulation of pedagogy through its revitalization of language, utopianism, and revolutionary message The book enlarges our vision with each reading, until the meanings become our own." Harvard Educational Review "Constitutes the voice of a great teacher who has managed to replace the melancholic and despairing discourse of the post-modern Left with possibility 3/5(1).


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