Globalizing Education Policy

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2009-09-17
  • Publisher: Routledge

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This book provides an overview of some critical issues in educational policy and explores the key global drivers of policy change in education, suggesting that they do not operate in the same way on all nation-states, and have differential impact.

Author Biography

Fazal Rizvi is a Professor in the Department of Educational Policy Studies, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA. Bob Lingard is a Professorial Research Fellow at the School of Education, University of Queensland, Australia.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgementsp. viii
Prefacep. ix
Conceptions of education policyp. 1
Perspectives on globalizationp. 22
Globalizing education policy analysisp. 44
Education policy and the allocation of valuesp. 71
Curriculum, pedagogy and evaluationp. 93
From government to governancep. 116
Equity policies in educationp. 140
Mobility and policy dilemmasp. 161
Imagining other globalizationsp. 184
Referencesp. 203
Indexp. 221
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