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Mandal, Sayantan – London Review of Education, 2019
This article focuses on the dynamic relationships between the growing importance of lifelong learning (LLL) and consequent devaluation of adult education in national level educational policies, plans and programmes in India. It argues that by adapting the new paradigm of LLL, which is largely driven by marketcentric neoliberal principles, Indian…
Descriptors: Neoliberalism, Lifelong Learning, Educational Change, Adult Education
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MacLaren, Iain – London Review of Education, 2012
Whilst much of the rhetoric of current educational policy champions creativity and innovation, structural reforms and new management practices in higher education run counter to the known conditions under which creativity flourishes. As a review of recent literature suggests, surveillance, performativity, the end of tenure and rising levels of…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Role of Education, School Role
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Bradley, Finbarr – London Review of Education, 2012
This article argues that creativity has the greatest potential to flourish if a learning environment is embedded within a community that emphasises a deep sense of place. Yet in a globalised world, rootedness is often regarded as antithetical to creativity. But far from representing dead artefacts that are anti-modern and non-economic, culture and…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Creativity, Geographic Location, Value Judgment
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Dodds, Anneliese – London Review of Education, 2011
This article examines current debates surrounding British higher education funding from a political economy perspective, drawing on "positive" and "institutionalist" political economy. Adopting the lens of political economy enables a critical assessment of the use of terms drawn from economics by many higher education…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Educational Finance, Financial Support, Foreign Countries
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Higham, Jeremy; Yeomans, David – London Review of Education, 2011
This article traces and analyses some of the key features of 14-19 education and training in England over the 30 years since such a phase was first mooted. It does this through an introductory narrative outlining the key policies and initiatives and the development of six themes drawing on analysis of a body of research and policy. The themes are:…
Descriptors: Curriculum Development, Institutional Autonomy, Adult Education, Foreign Countries
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Hodgson, Ann; Spours, Ken – London Review of Education, 2011
Here we draw on recent research and on earlier contributions on convergence and divergence across Great Britain to consider possible future trajectories for 14-19 education and training in England. We use a UK-wide lens to reflect on 14-19 strategies in England by showing how common issues can be tackled in different ways in Scotland, Wales and…
Descriptors: Education Work Relationship, Foreign Countries, Models, Educational Change