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Mulcahy, D. E.

Overview
Works: 5 works in 26 publications in 1 language and 226 library holdings
Genres: Cross-cultural studies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Academic theses 
Roles: Editor, Author, Contributor
Classifications: LA191, 370.97
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by D. E Mulcahy
Education in North America by D. E Mulcahy( Book )

12 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Reference guide to the main themes in American and ACanadian education from their historical roots to the present time. The book brings global awareness to the discussion of local issues in North American education and sheds light on the similar and different ways that Canada and the United States have moved in light of political and social changes"--Page 4 of cover
Pedagogy, praxis and purpose in education by Cara M Mulcahy( Book )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recent years have shown the growth of federal legislation and programs having a profound impact on educational policy and practice, and a decline in reliance on broadly based educational justifications. Paralleling this development has been the emergence of well-endowed and influential private foundations, and an increase in corporate influence in shaping policy. In this volume the authors consider the discourse, rhetoric, and underlying values that sustain these developments alongside those that underlie more longstanding and competing educational theories and practices. This volume highlights the importance of recognizing opposing conceptualizations of education-some more educationally productive than others- and their core values, approaches to student learning, strengths and weaknesses, and justification. The authors analyze and critique what Jane Roland Martin has referred to as 'the deep structure of educational thought', and seek improved educational policy and practice with particular reference to curriculum and pedagogy. It features a comparative analysis of competing discourses including autocratic control, limited personal development, and praxis
Rapid determination of lead in paints by P Dolan( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Think tank metrics and schooling : implications of current education reform policy for democratic education by Donal E Mulcahy( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discourses on Pedagogy, Praxis and Purpose in Education by Cara M Mulcahy( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recent years have shown the growth of federal legislation and programs having a profound impact on educational policy and practice, and a decline in reliance on broadly based educational justifications. Paralleling this development has been the emergence of well-endowed and influential private foundations, and an increase in corporate influence in shaping policy. In this volume the authors consider the discourse, rhetoric, and underlying values that sustain these developments alongside those that underlie more longstanding and competing educational theories and practices. This volume highlight
 
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Alternative Names
Mulcahy D. E.

Mulcahy, D. G.

Mulcahy Donal

Languages
English (26)