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Pathways To Privatization In Education

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For a variety of reasons market-oriented improvement efforts are becoming increasingly visible on the educational reform landscape. In particular, privatization strategies, such as vouchers and contracting out, are receiving considerable attention at all levels of educational governance and administration. Our objective in this volume is to help the educational community develop a deeper understanding of the privatization movement in general and the major pathways to ...

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Overview

For a variety of reasons market-oriented improvement efforts are becoming increasingly visible on the educational reform landscape. In particular, privatization strategies, such as vouchers and contracting out, are receiving considerable attention at all levels of educational governance and administration. Our objective in this volume is to help the educational community develop a deeper understanding of the privatization movement in general and the major pathways to privatization in particular.

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Table of Contents

1 Understanding Privatization 1
2 Contracting Out: The Descriptive Story 27
3 Contracting Out: What Can We Expect? 63
4 Educational Vouchers 87
5 School Deregulation 123
6 Home Schooling 153
7 Volunteerism 179
Notes 207
References 209
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