ERIC Number: EJ432012
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Comparative Perspectives on Educational Decentralization: An Exercise in Contradiction?
Weiler, Hans N.
Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis, v12 n4 p433-48 Win 1990
It is argued that policies decentralizing the governance of educational systems, although appealing in the abstract, tend to be fundamentally ambivalent and in conflict with powerful forces favoring centralization. Tensions surrounding the issue of decentralization are discussed, with emphasis on the relationship between decentralization and evaluation. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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