ERIC Number: EJ633478
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Teachers, Globalization, and Hope: Beyond the Narrative of Redemption. Essay Review of "Teachers and the State: Towards a Directed Profession," by Mike Bottery and Nigel Wright; "The Life and Work of Teachers: International Perspectives in Changing Times," edited by Christopher Day, Alicia Fernandez, Trond E. Hauge, and Jorunnn Moller; and "Teachers' Work in a Globalizing Economy," by John Smyth, Alastair Dow, Robert Hattam, Alan Reid, and Geoffrey Shacklock.
Fischman, Gustavo E.
Comparative Education Review, v45 n3 p412-18 Aug 2001
Reviews three books that argue that the teaching profession is being deprofessionalized by the demands and policies of "neoliberal globalizers." Discusses the nature of hope in these global times and its role in developing alternative proposals to the current process of intensification of teachers' work. (SV)
Publication Type: Book/Product Reviews; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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