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Betraying a generation : how education is failing young people, Patrick Ainley

Label
Betraying a generation : how education is failing young people
Title
Betraying a generation
Title remainder
how education is failing young people
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Ainley
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Ainley explains how English education is now driven by the economy and politics, having failed to deliver upward social mobility and a brighter future. Concludes with suggestions for positive change
  • THREE. Class structure in the 21st century; Pyramid or diamond?; Or an hourglass with a squeezed middle?; Instead, the class structure goes 'pear-shaped'; So farewell to the middle class?; Or farewell to the working class and hello to the precariat?; Summary; FOUR. RUNNING UP A DOWN-ESCALATOR; The new student experience; 'Independent state schools'; Opportunities to be unequal; Redrawing the academic and vocational divide; Selection and differentiation; Aiming higher?; Student or 'apprentice'?; Summary; FIVE. A new politics of education; Towards a democratic professionalism
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ainley, Patrick
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Shorts insights
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Education and state
  • Education, Higher
  • Youth
  • EDUCATION
  • EDUCATION
  • Education
  • Education
  • Education
  • Education and state
  • Education, Higher
  • Youth
  • Great Britain
Label
Betraying a generation : how education is failing young people, Patrick Ainley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • BETRAYING A GENERATION; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Outline of the book; ONE. From jobs without education toeducation without jobs; The welfare state settlement; A golden age?; Limited absolute upward social mobility; Rising youth unemployment; From industrial economy to 'knowledge' economy; 'Education, education, education ... '; And more education ... ; Summary; TWO. New times; Fordism, post-Fordism or neo-Fordism?; Fungible labour in a 'knowledge economy'; 'Lovely jobs' and 'lousy jobs'; Under-skilled or over-qualified?; The self-employed society; Restructuring the labour market
  • And a new youth politicsEducation in the 'second machine age'; A good general education for everybody; Socially useful education; A crisis for youth, not a skills crisis; Conclusion; References; Index
Control code
ocn947222753
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (v, 142 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447332121
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 913517
  • 22573/ctt1t6zbfz
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)947222753
Label
Betraying a generation : how education is failing young people, Patrick Ainley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • BETRAYING A GENERATION; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Outline of the book; ONE. From jobs without education toeducation without jobs; The welfare state settlement; A golden age?; Limited absolute upward social mobility; Rising youth unemployment; From industrial economy to 'knowledge' economy; 'Education, education, education ... '; And more education ... ; Summary; TWO. New times; Fordism, post-Fordism or neo-Fordism?; Fungible labour in a 'knowledge economy'; 'Lovely jobs' and 'lousy jobs'; Under-skilled or over-qualified?; The self-employed society; Restructuring the labour market
  • And a new youth politicsEducation in the 'second machine age'; A good general education for everybody; Socially useful education; A crisis for youth, not a skills crisis; Conclusion; References; Index
Control code
ocn947222753
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (v, 142 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447332121
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 913517
  • 22573/ctt1t6zbfz
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)947222753

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