Apple, Michael W., "The Political Economy of Text Publishing," Educational Theory, 34(Fall, 1984), 307-319. A version appears pp. 81-105 in his Teachers and Texts. New York: Routledge & Kagan Paul, 1986.
Describes the economics of textbook publishing and the resulting ideological hegemony.
Broad Topical Focus
Curriculum Policies and Policy Making
Mode of Inquiry in the Study
Type of Study
Textbooks, Hidden Curriculum, Value Assumptions and Ideologies in Curriculum
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