Elite Education: International perspectives by Claire Maxwell,Peter Aggleton

By Claire Maxwell,Peter Aggleton

Elite schooling – foreign Perspectives is the 1st publication to systematically learn elite schooling in several elements of the realm. Authors offer a ancient research of the emergence of nationwide elite schooling structures and look at how fresh coverage and fiscal advancements are altering the configuration of elite trajectories and the social teams profiting from those.

Through country-level case stories, this ebook bargains readers an in-depth account of elite schooling structures within the Anglophone global, in Europe and within the rising monetary centres of Africa, Asia and Latin the US. a chain of commentaries spotlight commonalities and alterations among elite schooling platforms, and supply insights into broader theoretical matters, with which educationalists, researchers and coverage makers are attractive .

With authors together with Stephen J. Ball, Donald Broady, Rubén Gaztambide-Fernández, Heinz-Hermann Krüger, Maria Alice Nogueira, Julia Resnik and Agnès van Zanten, the publication bargains a benchmark point of view on matters often glossed over in comparative schooling, together with the strategies in which robust teams continue privilege and ‘elite’ prestige in quickly altering societies.

Elite schooling – foreign Perspectives will attract coverage makers and teachers within the fields of schooling and sociology. concurrently it is going to be of particular relevance to post-graduates enrolled on classes within the sociology of schooling, schooling coverage, and schooling and foreign improvement.

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