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Education plc: private sector participation in public sector education

Education plc: private sector participation in public sector education

Ball, Stephen J

Stephen Ball provides a full analytical and empirical account of the privatization of education. He questions the kind of future we want for education and what role privatization and the private sector might have, and, crucially, how justice and ethical behaviour can be balanced against a necessary pragmatism

Paperback, Hardback, Book. English.
Published London: Routledge, 2007
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Details

Statement of responsibility: Stephen Ball
ISBN: 0415399408, 0415399416, 9780415399401, 9780415399418
Intended audience: Specialized.
Physical Description: 192 p. ; 24 cm.
Subject: Privatization in education Great Britain.; Educational policy; Privatization in education Moral and ethical aspects Great Britain.; Private education

Contents

  1. 1. Introduction
  2. 2. Privatisation in Context
  3. 3. Scale and Scope
  4. 4. Economics and Actors
  5. 5. Selling Change
  6. 6. Controversies
  7. 7. Ethics and Effects
  8. 8. What is Going on Here?