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Educating the Right Way: Markets, Standards, God, and Inequality
  • M. Apple
  • Economics, Political Science
  • 28 March 2001
1. Markets, Standards, God, and Inequality. Introduction. Joseph's Story. Conservative Agendas. Mapping the Right. Contested Freedom. Marketizing the World. Restoring. Cultural Order. Church andExpand
Ideology and Curriculum
Global Education Inc: new policy networks and the neo-liberal imaginary
We are having to be alert. All of us around the globe. The world is changing fast. Its essential economic, social and cultural morphology is very different to what it was just 20 years ago. All ofExpand
Official Knowledge: Democratic Education in a Conservative Age
A powerful examination of the rightist resurgence in education and the challenges it presents to concerned educators, Official Knowledge analyzes the effects of conservative beliefs and strategies onExpand
Education and power
Preface to the Third Edition Preface to the 1995 Edition Preface to the Ark Edition Acknowledgements Chapter 1: Reproduction , Contestation and Curriculum Chapter 2: Technical Knowledge, Deviance,Expand
Creating Difference: Neo-Liberalism, Neo-Conservatism and the Politics of Educational Reform
This article raises questions about current educational reform efforts now underway in a number of nations. Research from a number of countries is used to document some of the hidden differentialExpand
Teachers and Texts: A Political Economy of Class and Gender Relations in Education
  • M. Apple
  • Political Science, Sociology
  • 22 January 1988
Introduction 1.The Politics of Teachers and Texts. Teachers 2. Controlling the Work of Teachers 3. Teaching and 'Women's Work'. Texts 4. The Culture and Commerce of the Textbook. 5. Old Humanists andExpand
The Politics of Official Knowledge: Does a National Curriculum Make Sense?.
  • M. Apple
  • Political Science, Psychology
  • 1 October 1993
(1993). THE POLITICS OF OFFICIAL KNOWLEDGE: Does a National Curriculum Make Sense? Discourse: Studies in the Cultural Politics of Education: Vol. 14, No. 1, pp. 1-16.
Comparing Neo-liberal Projects and Inequality in Education
  • M. Apple
  • Sociology, Political Science
  • 1 November 2001
In this article, I pay particular attention to some of the most important dynamics surrounding globalisation in education—the increasingly powerful discourses and polices of neoliberalism concerningExpand
Cultural politics and education
Education, identity and cheap french fries the politics of official knowledge becoming right - education and the formation of conservative movements American realities - poverty, economy, andExpand