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Making up Our Mind What School Choice Is Really About

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ISBN-10: 022661963X

ISBN-13: 9780226619637

Edition: 2019

Authors: Sigal R. Ben-Porath, Michael C. Johanek

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If free market advocates had total control over education policy, would the shared public system of education collapse? Would school choice revitalize schooling with its innovative force? With proliferating charters and voucher schemes, would the United States finally make a dramatic break with its past and expand parental choice? That's not only the wrong question--it's the wrong premise, argue philosopher Sigal R. Ben-Porath and historian Michael C. Johanek in Making Up Our Mind. Market-driven school choices aren't a new. They predate the republic, and for generations parents have chosen to educate their children through an evolving mix of publicly supported, private, charitable, and…    
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Book details

List price: $29.00
Copyright year: 2019
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 4/24/2019
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 208
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.70" tall
Weight: 0.550
Language: English