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Policy Studies for Educational Leaders: An Introduction / Edition 4
     

Policy Studies for Educational Leaders: An Introduction / Edition 4

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by Frances C. Fowler
 

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ISBN-10: 013267811X

ISBN-13: 9780132678117

Pub. Date: 03/28/2012

Publisher: Pearson

In this Fourth Edition of renowned authority Frances Fowler’s Policy Studies for Educational Leaders, future educational leaders and actual K-12 administrators get a solid, comprehensive grounding in education policy and the policy process and the important political theories upon which it is based. Included is essential background information about

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In this Fourth Edition of renowned authority Frances Fowler’s Policy Studies for Educational Leaders, future educational leaders and actual K-12 administrators get a solid, comprehensive grounding in education policy and the policy process and the important political theories upon which it is based. Included is essential background information about the cultural, economic, demographic, and institutional roots of educational policy and an incisive look at the history of educational policy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132678117
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
03/28/2012
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
159,337
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Preface


PART ONE: THE BACKGROUND OF EDUCATION POLICY


Chapter 1: Policy–What It Is and Where It Comes From

Chapter 2 : Power and Education Policy

Chapter 3 : The Economy and Demographics

Chapter 4 : The Political System and Political Culture

Chapter 5: Values and Ideology

PART TWO: POLICY ACTORS AND THE POLICY PROCESS

Chapter 6: The Major Education Policy Actors

Chapter 7 : Setting the Stage and Getting on It: Issue Definition and Agenda Setting

Chapter 8 : Getting the Words and the Money: Policy Formulation and Policy Adoption

Chapter 9 : Looking at Policies: Policy Instruments and Cost Effectiveness

Chapter 10: Policy Implementation: Getting People to Carry Out a Policy

Chapter 11: Policy Evaluation: Determining If the Policy Works

Chapter 12 : Education Policy in the United States: Retrospective and Prospective

Glossary

Appendix

Useful Web Sites for Following Education Policy

How to Locate Government Web Sites for Specific States

References

Name Index

Subject Index

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