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The Politics of School Choice

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education,
  • Local government policies,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • United States,
  • Public Policy - General,
  • Educational Policy & Reform,
  • Political Science / Public Policy,
  • Education and state,
  • Political aspects,
  • School choice

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages346
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8246595M
    ISBN 100847697215
    ISBN 109780847697212

    Politics is at the heart of so much that is wrong with public education. On the left, education politics is often about increasing funding while evading responsibility for results. On the right, it’s mostly about local control and unregulated school choice. Both sides pay lip service to equity, quality and student outcomes, but it’s more of. Whether it’s the freedom to choose a church, a school, or a lifestyle, The Politics of Freedom gives voice to a value most Americans embrace. For the millions of Americans who don’t neatly fit. In April , Reader’s Digest published a condensed version of the book, and soon thereafter the Book-of-the-Month Club distributed this edition to more than , readers. A perennial best seller, the book has sold , copies in the United States alone and has been translated into more than twenty languages, along the way becoming one. New York Times columnist Binyamin Appelbaum’s The Economists’ Hour is your next choice of politics books.. Binyamin’s book provides the intellectual backstory for how we got to where we are today. Community life has frayed. Instead, we pursue prosperity individually believing that striving individually will provide greater prosperity for the entire society.

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Middle-class School Choice in Urban Spaces examines government-funded public schools from a range of perspectives and scholarship in order to examine the historical, political and economic conditions of public schooling within a globalized, post-welfare context.

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National styles of rhetoric can be a useful pointer to the mythologies which dominate, and in some ways bedevil, the politics of school government.

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Kevin Mattson is presently research director at the Walt Whitman Center for the Culture and Politics of Democracy (Rutgers University, where he teaches. “Politics makes strange ebook, and this certainly has been true for school choice politics,” Valant noted.

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