Financing Education: The Struggle Between Governmental Monopoly and Parental Control

Financing Education: The Struggle Between Governmental Monopoly and Parental Control

by Quentin Quade

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781560002550
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 01/30/1996
Pages: 166
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

A Preface on Method
1. Introduction
Part I Symptoms of Educational Distress, and A Primary Cause
2. The Symptoms of America's Educational Distress
3. A Special and Definitive Symptom
4. A Primary Cause: Educational Finance Monopoly
Part II A Powerful Cure, Its Worldwide Popularity, How It Might Look in the United States
5. A Powerful Cure: Parental Freedom via School Choice
6. A World of Experience with School Choice
7. It Can Be Done Here, Too: American School Choice Examples
Part III Then, Why Not Here, Now?
8. Why Are We in a Quagmire? I: Historical Accidents, Social Inertia, and Political Frustration
9. Why Are We in a Quagmire? II: Who Would Do Such A Thing?
10. Why Are We in a Quagmire? III: The Rhetorical Tools of EFM's Defenders
11. Why Are We in a Quagmire? IV: The Political Tools of EFM's Defenders
Part IV The Many Paths to Parental Freedom and School Choice
12. Parental Freedom via School Choice: Getting There From Here
Index

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