The Retreat from Public Education Global and Israeli Perspectives /

This book provides a critical analysis of the implementation of market ideology and practices in education. The social and educational consequences of the most characteristic market-practices, such as parental choice and the involvement in schools of for-profit and not-for-profit organizations, are...

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Main Author: Ichilov, Orit.
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: Dordrecht : Springer Netherlands, 2009.
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Table of Contents:
  • Paving the Road for Market Reforms in Education
  • Education: Between Social Entitlement and the Discourse of Rights
  • Visions of the Purposes of Education: Democracy, Human Development, and the Market-Managerial Approach
  • The Educational and Social Consequences of Markets in Education
  • The Building of Public Education in Israel
  • The Retreat from State Education
  • The Future of Public Education.