Apple, Michael W., "The Culture and Commerce of the Textbook," Journal of Curriculum Studies, 17(April-June, 1985), 147-162. Reprinted pp. 223-242 in William F. Pinar, ed., Contemporary Curriculum Discourses. Scottsdale,AZ: Gorsuch Scarisbrick, 1988.
Describes textbook publishing in the U. S.
Broad Topical Focus
Curriculum Development, Organization, Design
Mode of Inquiry in the Study
Scientific/Empirical Inquiry, Critical Inquiry
Type of Study
Textbooks, Ideology and School Knowledge
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