Editors: Liliana Olmos, Carlos Alberto Torres , Rich Van Heertum

Series Title: Educating the Global Citizen

"In the Shadow of Neoliberalism: Thirty Years of Educational Reform in North America"

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ISSN: 2211-727X (Print)
ISBN: 978-1-60805-336-0 (Print)
ISBN: 978-1-60805-268-4 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2011
DOI: 10.2174/97816080526841110101


Globalization has emerged as one of the key social, political and economic forces of the twenty-first century, challenging national borders, long established institutions of governance and cultural norms and behaviors around the world. Yet how has it affected education? The series explores the complex and multivariate ways in which changing global paradigms have influenced education, democracy and citizenship from Latin America, Europe and Africa to Asia, the Middle East and North America. It seeks to unearth how these changes have manifest themselves in daily classroom experiences for teachers and administrators the world over and how recent events might influence future change.


- Pp. i
Robert F. Arnove
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- Pp. iii-xi (10)
Liliana Olmos, Carlos Alberto Torres, Rich Van Heertum
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List of Contributors

- Pp. xii-xiv (3)
Liliana Olmos, Carlos Alberto Torres, Rich Van Heertum
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Educational Reform in the U.S. in the Past 30 Years: Great Expectations and the Fading American Dream

- Pp. 3-27 (25)
Rich Van Heertum, Carlos Alberto Torres
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Submerged in a Neoliberal Utopia: Disruption, Community Dislocation and Subtractive Citizenship

- Pp. 28-43 (16)
Angela Valenzuela, Curtis Brewer
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Restrictive English-Only Policies in a Globalizing World: The Conflictive Case of Arizona Orchestrated by a Conservative Politic

- Pp. 44-61 (18)
Salvador Gabaldon, Carlos J. Ovando
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Globalization, Neoliberalism and Schools: The Canadian Story

- Pp. 62-84 (23)
Hans G. Schuetze, Larry Kuehn, Adam Davidson-Harden, Daniel Schugurensky, Nadya Weber
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Three Decades of Educational Policies in Mexico

- Pp. 85-105 (21)
Armando Alcantara Santuario
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- Pp. 106-107 (2)
Liliana Olmos, Carlos Alberto Torres, Rich Van Heertum
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