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Contradictions of control : school structure and school knowledge

Author: Linda M McNeil
Publisher: New York ; London : Routledge, 1988.
Series: Critical social thought.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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McNeil blames the poor quality of high school instruction for the tensions between the social control purposes of schooling and the schools' educational goals.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Linda M McNeil
ISBN: 0415900751 9780415900751 0710202466 9780710202468
OCLC Number: 21561413
Description: xxiv, 234 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Critical social thought.
Responsibility: Linda M. McNeil.

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"Professor McNeil presents a powerful indictment of the control' mentality that continues to plague American education--often under the banner of reform."-Albert Shanker, President, The American Read more...

 
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