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Good Education in an Age of Measurement: Ethics, Politics, by Gert J. J. Biesta

By Gert J. J. Biesta

The frequent use of the size of academic results on the way to evaluate the functionality of schooling inside and throughout international locations turns out to precise a true drawback for the standard of schooling. This e-book argues that the point of interest at the size of academic results has really displaced questions on academic objective. Biesta explores why the query as to what constitutes reliable schooling has turn into a lot more tricky to invite and indicates why this has been dangerous for the standard of schooling and for the extent of democratic regulate over schooling. He offers concrete feedback for attractive with the query of goal in schooling in a brand new, extra targeted and extra encompassing approach, with specific recognition to the moral, political and democratic dimensions of education.

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