Capitalism's Educational Catastrophe: And the Advancing Endgame Revolt!

Capitalism's Educational Catastrophe: And the Advancing Endgame Revolt!

by Ricardo D. Rosa, Joao J. Rosa

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781433124587
Publisher: Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Publication date: 03/31/2015
Series: Counterpoints Series: Studies in the Postmodern Theory of Education , #459
Pages: 181
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Ricardo D. Rosa is a scholar-activist who earned his PhD at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is an assistant professor at the University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth. He co-chairs the national organization Save Our Schools and the S.E. Massachusetts and R.I. Coalition to Save Our Schools.
Joao J. Rosa is the Executive Director of the Pedro Pires Institute for Cape Verdean Studies at Bridgewater State University. He is an International Curriculum Advisor to the University of Cape Verde and a member of the National Commission on Languages. He is also the author of Discursos Linguísticos e realidades nas salas de aulas: Vencendo a luta pelo controle.
Ricardo and Joao are co-authors of Pedagogy in the Age of Media Control: Language Deception and Digital Democracy released in 2011 by Peter Lang.

Table of Contents

Contents: Charting the Neoliberal Nightmare and the Moral Outrage – Capital Movement and Global Displacement: Curricular Fatalities in the Age of Neoliberalism - the Case of Cape Verde – Performance Contracting and Supplemental Educational Services: Other Altars of Neoliberal Language Deception and Citizen Salvation – Education by Corporate Priorities, Youth Minds and Bodies under Arrest, and the Complexities of Resistance and Resignation – Raising Disquieting Questions in the Struggles Against Urban Violence – The Advancing Endgame Revolt! Dialogues with Activists and Community Organizers in the Trenches.

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