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ERIC Number: EJ642373
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-1363-6820
The Training Gospel and the Commodification of Skill: Some Critical Reflections on the Politics of Skills Training in Aotearoa/New Zealand.
Jordan, Steve; Strathdee, Robbie
Journal of Vocational Education & Training, v53 n3 p391-405 2001
Takes issue with the assumptions that training and productivity are causally related, skill development leads to economic growth, and vocational education serves the interests of employers, government, and workers. Argues that training discourse is aimed at reasserting the dominance of capital over labor. (Contains 40 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: New Zealand