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Title Globalization and education : critical perspectives / edited by Nicholas C. Burbules, Carlos Alberto Torres
Published New York ; London : Routledge, 2000


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Description 376 pages ; 23 cm
Series Social theory, education & cultural change
Social theory, education, and cultural change.
Contents 1. Globalization and Education: An Introduction / Nicholas C. Burbules and Carlos Alberto Torres -- 2. The State, Globalization, and Educational Policy / Raymond A. Morrow and Carlos Alberto Torres -- 3. Between Neoliberalism and Neoconservatism: Education and Conservatism in a Global Context / Michael W. Apple -- 4. It Is and It Isn't: Vernacular Globalization, Educational Policy, and Restructuring / Bob Lingard -- 5. Managerialism and Educational Policy in a Global Context: Foucault, Neoliberalism, and the Doctrine of Self-Management / Michael Peters, James Marshall and Patrick Fitzsimons -- 6. Globalization: A Useful Concept for Feminists Rethinking Theory and Strategies in Education? / Jill Blackmore -- 7. Reform as the Social Administration of the Child: Globalization of Knowledge and Power / Thomas S. Popkewitz -- 8. Globalizing Pedagogies: Power, Resentment, and the Re-Narration of Difference / Cameron McCarthy and Greg Dimitriades -- 9. International Education and the Production of Global Imagination / Fazal Rizvi -- 10. Globalization, A Fading Citizenship / Juan-Ramon Capella -- 11. Multiculturalism and Educational Policy in a Global Context (European Perspectives) / Stephen R. Stoer and Luiza Cortesao -- 12. A Situated Perspective on Cultural Globalization / Allan Luke and Carmen Luke -- 13. Globalization and New Social Movements: Lessons for Critical Theory and Pedagogy / Douglas Kellner -- 14. Does the Internet Constitute a Global Educational Community? / Nicholas C. Burbules
Summary This work explores the important dimensions of globalisation as it affects educational policy and practice in nation-states around the world
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Critical pedagogy.
Education and state.
Education -- Economic aspects.
Education -- Social aspects.
International economic relations.
International education.
Author Burbules, Nicholas C.
Torres, Carlos Alberto.
LC no. 99023276
ISBN 0415920477 (paperback)
0415920485 (hbk.)