Apple, Michael W., Can Education Change Society? New York: Routledge, 2013.
Treats in previously unpublished essays the question in the title in light of the work of Freire, Counts, DuBois, Woodson , and others with examples both positive (Porto Alegre - Citizen Schools) and negative (Wal-Mart - Christian Conservative) influences; gives examples of the author's personal action in keeping with his commitment to critical education and action.
Broad Topical Focus
Curriculum Contexts and Societal Influences, Curriculum Conceptions and Theories
Mode of Inquiry in the Study
Philosophical Inquiry-Speculative Essay, Critical Inquiry
Type of Study
Curriculum History, Comparative Curriculum, Curriculum and Politics, Democratic Education, Value Assumptions and Ideologies in Curriculum
Apple, Michael W., "Apple, Michael W., Can Education Change Society? New York: Routledge, 2013." (2013). CIRS: Curriculum Inquiry and Related Studies from Educational Research: A Searchable Bibliography of Selected Studies. 3651.
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