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 on educational policy and practice. Apple looks specifically at the conservative agenda's incursion into education through the curriculum, textbook adoption policies and the efforts of the private and business sectors to centralize its interests within schools. At the same time, however, he points out areas of hope for the ...

Official Knowledge 2000, Routledge, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780415926140

2nd Revised edition

Trade paperback

Official Knowledge 1993, Routledge, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780415907484