Molnar, Alex, School Commercialism: From Democratic Ideal to Market Commodity. New York: Routledge, 2005.
Documents inroads into schools made by commercial interests and the consumer ideology; indicates influences on curriculum and other aspects of schooling.
Broad Topical Focus
Curriculum Contexts and Societal Influences
Mode of Inquiry in the Study
Philosophical Inquiry-Speculative Essay, Critical Inquiry
Type of Study
Ideology and School Knowledge, Criticism of Schooling, Value Assumptions and Ideologies in Curriculum
Molnar, Alex, "Molnar, Alex, School Commercialism: From Democratic Ideal to Market Commodity. New York: Routledge, 2005." (2005). CIRS: Curriculum Inquiry and Related Studies from Educational Research: A Searchable Bibliography of Selected Studies. 3210.
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