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Rhetoric and education reform

PWR2JLB - Spring 2013 - Instructor: Lee, J.
Last Updated: 18-Jun-2013

This guide is designed to support the PWR2 class on Rhetoric and Education Reform which focuses on an "analysis of social, ideological, and pedagogical perspectives on education reform."

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Background

Use these sources to help you pick a topic and to provide context to your research based argument.

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"The ideas, thoughts, research people, organizations, and theories presented in this encyclopedia are...the key topics associated with significant dissent and reform in education....They trace the history of educational thought and action."
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"The major aim of this encyclopedia is to describe the most important concepts, theories, research, policies, case studies, and programs at the pre-school through the postsecondary levels and their implications for educational reform."
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"a historically situated description of the most salient controversies in schooling during the past century."
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"a combination of historical reviews, current debates, and pending issues of concern at the classroom, state, and federal levels"
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"intended to provide a comprehensive background for those interested in issues involving schools and society."
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Recent Books

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Education News

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gives you access to a wide range of research and articles, statistics and reports on education.

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Databases

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Bibliographic database of educational resources including articles, reports, and curriculum.
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Indexes and abstracts articles of English-language periodicals and books on education from 1983 on. Abstracting coverage begins with January 1994. Full-text coverage begins in January 1996 and is available for over half the 600 journals indexed.
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Indexes selected books, government documents, and periodical articles on contemporary public issues and the making of public policy.
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4291719
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Contains citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, and technical reports in the field of psychology and psychological aspects of related disciplines.
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Abstracts and indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences.
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