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Education by the Numbers and the Making of Society: The Expertise of International Assessments
 

Education by the Numbers and the Making of Society: The Expertise of International Assessments (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

Edited by Lindblad, Sverker
Edited by Pettersson, Daniel
Edited by Popkewitz, Thomas S.

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International statistical comparisons of nations have become commonplace in the contemporary landscape of education policy and social science. This book engages the emergence of these international comparisons as a particular style of reasoning about education, society, and scien...ce. It examines how international educational assessments have come to dominate much of contemporary policymaking concerning school system performance, and explores the social and cultural principles embodied in them as rationales to shape and fashion what is possible to rectify social issues.
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ISBN 9781138295834
Released NZ 2 Apr 2018
Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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ISBN-13 9781138295834
Stock Available
Status Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks
Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
Imprint Routledge
Released 2 Apr 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
 › 1 other possible formats available
Author(s) Edited by Lindblad, Sverker
Edited by Pettersson, Daniel
Edited by Popkewitz, Thomas S.
Category Philosophy Of Education
Organization & Management Of Education
Examinations & Assessment
Teaching Skills & Techniques
Teaching Of A Specific Subject
Number of Pages 248
Dimensions Width: 152mm
Height: 229mm
Dewey Code 379.158
Weight 363g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
Library of Congress Comparative education, Educational evaluation, Educational indicators
NBS Text Education & Teaching
ONIX Text College/higher education

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