Education, Globalisation and New Times 21 Years of the Journal of Education Policy

ISBN-10: 0415590787
ISBN-13: 9780415590785
Authors: Stephen J. Ball, Ivor F. Goodson, Meg Maguire
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Education, Globalisation and New Times comprises a selection of the most influential papers published over the twenty-one years of the Journal of Education Policy. Written by many of the leading scholars in the field, these seminal papers cover a variety of subjects, sectors and levels of education, focused around the following major themes: education, globalisation and new times policy theory and method policy and equity. Compiled by the journal's editors, Stephen Ball, Ivor Goodson and Meg Maguire, the book illustrates the development of the field of education policy studies, and the specially written Introduction contextualises the selection, whilst introducing students to the main…    

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Meg Maguire taught for many years in London schools, including a period as a headteacher. Her research interests include education policy and practice, social justice issues, the life and work of school-teachers, teacher education and the challenges of inner-city schooling. She is Professor of Sociology of Education in the Department of Education and Professional Studies at King s College London, UK. She has extensive experience of supervising research with undergraduate, masters and doctoral students in educational studies and has a long-standing concern with ethics in research. Her most recent book "How schools do Policy. Policy enactments in secondary schools "(Routledge, 2012) is…    


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Binding: Paperback Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group Number of pages: 392 Dimensions: 6.22" wide x 9.29" long x 0.83" tall Weight: 1.606 lbs. Language: English