Education Policy and Social Class: The Selected Works of by Stephen J. Ball

By Stephen J. Ball

Bringing jointly 20 years of study and writing, this publication offers an summary of Stephen Ball’s occupation and indicates not just the improvement of his most crucial rules but additionally the enduring contributions he has made to the sphere of academic coverage research. This quantity contains sixteen key essays divided into 3 sections:



  • perspectives on coverage research

  • policy applied sciences and coverage analysis

  • social category and schooling policy.

Each bankruptcy provides leading edge methods of wondering public coverage, asking probing questions on what coverage is, how coverage is stimulated and what results intentional and accidental rules have. As a physique of labor, this assortment increases problems with ethics and social justice that are usually overlooked within the mass of regulations that now impact each point of our schooling systems.

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