Apple, Michael W., Cultural Politics and Education. New York: Teachers College Press, 1996.


Discusses various educational issues involved in cultural politics: a national curriculum, the formation of the conservative right, the economy's implications for education, and the intellectual discourse surrounding these issues.

Broad Topical Focus

Curriculum Policies and Policy Making, Curriculum Conceptions and Theories, Curriculum Contexts and Societal Influences

Source Discipline


Mode of Inquiry in the Study

Philosophical Inquiry-Ampliative Criticism, Philosophical Inquiry-Speculative Essay, Critical Inquiry

Type of Study

Collection of Studies

Narrow Topic

Curriculum and Politics, Value Assumptions and Ideologies in Curriculum, Discourse Analysis


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