Education and the struggle for Democracy: The Politics of Educational Ideas

Carr, Wilfred and Anthony Hartnett
Publication Date 1996
ISBN 0335195202
Publisher Open University Press,
Binding Paperback
Condition Good+, sound copy
SKU 16780
Notes Rubbed to corners and slightly thumbed to fore-edge. Text is clean. Binding is sound.


Paperback. xii, 233pp. Introduction: The politics of educational ideas; 1. Education, politics and society; 2. Democratic theory and democratic education; 3. 'Gentling the masses': the nineteenth-century origins of the English educational tradition; 4. 'Secondary education for all': the struggle for democratic education in twentieth-century England; 5. The battle of ideas and the rise of the New Right coalition in England; 6. The New Right offensive and the demise of democratic education in England; Conclusion: Democratic education in the twenty-first century.
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