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Manufactured Crisis : Myths, Fraud, and the Attack on America's Public Schools (95 Edition)

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The Manufactured Crisis debunks the myths that test scores in Americas schools are falling, that illiteracy is rising, and that better funding has no benefit. It shares the good news about public education. Disputing conventional wisdom, this book ignited debate in Newsweek, The New York Times, and the entire teaching profession. Winner of the American Educational Research Association book award, The Manufactured Crisis is the best source of facts and analysis for people who care about whats really happening in our schools.

Synopsis:

Debunking the myths that test scores in America's schools are falling, that illiteracy is rising, and that better funding has no benefit, this book maintains the reverse.

Synopsis:

"The Manufactured Crisis debunks the myths that test scores in Americas schools are falling, that illiteracy is rising, and that better funding has no benefit. It shares the good news about public ed"

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-391) and indexes.

About the Author

David C. Berliner, Ph.D., is Regents Professor in the College of Education at Arizona State University, and past recipient of the Friends of Education Award from the National Education Association.Bruce J. Biddle, Ph.D., is editor of the journal Social Psychology of Education, and serves as professor of both Psychology and Sociology at the University of Missouri. David C. Berliner, Ph.D., is Regents Professor in the College of Education at Arizona State University, and past recipient of the Friends of Education Award from the National Education Association.Bruce J. Biddle, Ph.D., is editor of the journal Social Psychology of Education, and serves as professor of both Psychology and Sociology at the University of Missouri.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780201441963
With:
Biddle, Bruce J.
Author:
Biddle, Bruce J.
Author:
Berliner, David C.
Author:
Bell, James
Publisher:
Basic Books (AZ)
Location:
Reading, Mass. :
Subject:
Social life and customs
Subject:
Finance
Subject:
Philosophy & Social Aspects
Subject:
Educational Reform
Subject:
Educational change
Subject:
Educational Policy
Subject:
Public schools
Subject:
Brazil
Subject:
Educational change -- United States.
Subject:
Educational Policy & Reform
Subject:
General Psychology & Psychiatry
Subject:
Education-School Reform & Controversy
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
89
Publication Date:
19960831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
432
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in 16.3 oz

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"The Manufactured Crisis debunks the myths that test scores in Americas schools are falling, that illiteracy is rising, and that better funding has no benefit. It shares the good news about public ed"
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