Education and the crisis of public values : challenging the assault on teachers, students, and public education / Henry A. Giroux.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Giroux, Henry A., (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York, NY : Peter Lang, [2015]
Edition:Second edition.
Series:Counterpoints (New York, N.Y.) ; v. 493.
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : reversing the authoritarian assualt on public education / Hunry A. Giroux
  • In defense of public school teachers in a time of crisis
  • When generosity hurts : Bill Gates, public school teachers and the politics of humiliation
  • Teachers without jobs and education with hope : beyond bailouts and the fetish of the measurement trap
  • Chartering disaster : why Duncan's corporate-baed schools can't deliver an education that matters
  • Dumbing down teachers : attacking colleges of education in the name of reform
  • Business culture and the death of public education : Mayor Bloomberg, David Steiner, and the politics of corporate "leadership"
  • Public intellectuals, the politics of clarity, and the crisis of laanguage
  • Paulo Freire and the pedagogy of bearing witness.