School Choice and School Governance: A Historical Study of the United States and Germany / Edition 1

School Choice and School Governance: A Historical Study of the United States and Germany / Edition 1

by J. Herbst
     
 

ISBN-10: 1403973024

ISBN-13: 9781403973023

Pub. Date: 05/23/2006

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US

For over 200 years, legislators, educators, and public-minded citizens have debated how to govern public schools. This book reviews these debates and discusses racial integration, ethnicity, social class, vouchers, charter, magnet and private schools in the United States, the former German Democratic Republic and the Federal Republic of Germany.

Overview

For over 200 years, legislators, educators, and public-minded citizens have debated how to govern public schools. This book reviews these debates and discusses racial integration, ethnicity, social class, vouchers, charter, magnet and private schools in the United States, the former German Democratic Republic and the Federal Republic of Germany.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403973023
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date:
05/23/2006
Edition description:
2006
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.02(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: School Choice: A Brief Overview Beginnings The Systematization of Public Education School Governance and School Choice 1900-1950 School Choice in the United States after World War II Schulwahl in the Post World War II Period Retrospect and Outlook

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