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ERIC Number: EJ611247
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0263-211X
Schools in a Learning Society: New Purposes and Modalities of Learning in Late Modern Society.
Strain, Michael
Educational Management & Administration, v28 n3 p281-98 Jul 2000
Examines limitations inherent in the learning society debate, highlighting public schooling's role; individualization and fears of uselessness in a modernized, informationalized world; and effects of globalization on learning. A climate of risk and consumerism requires reflexive construction of a "self" on a lifelong learning journey. (Contains 50 references.) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England)