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ERIC Number: EJ656340
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0013-1253
Market Forces, Globalization and Values in Public Education.
Boyd, William Lowe
Education Canada, v42 n3 p12-15 Fall 2002
Trends fostered by globalization have increased pressures for school choice in westernized nations. A review of international research indicates that policies that increase school choice can balance the tensions inherent in simultaneously educating for diversity and social cohesion, but only if carefully designed and monitored. Civil society must be a mediating force between free market proponents and governments. (TD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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