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The Resource Mass education, global capital, and the world : the theoretical lenses of István Mészáros and Immanuel Wallerstein, Tom G. Griffiths and Robert Imre

Mass education, global capital, and the world : the theoretical lenses of István Mészáros and Immanuel Wallerstein, Tom G. Griffiths and Robert Imre

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Mass education, global capital, and the world : the theoretical lenses of István Mészáros and Immanuel Wallerstein
Title
Mass education, global capital, and the world
Title remainder
the theoretical lenses of István Mészáros and Immanuel Wallerstein
Statement of responsibility
Tom G. Griffiths and Robert Imre
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Language
eng
Summary
"Immanuel Wallerstein and István Mészáros are prolific scholars whose analyses of global capitalism in crisis offer distinctive insight for research across the social sciences. This book engages readers with their main theses, encouraging the application of these in our analysis of social reality and as its mass educational institutions. Griffiths and Imre undertake this task in their presentation of work under the capitalist world-economy, and the official function of mass education to prepare workers for the global economy. They develop a timely and provocative critique of mass education for this century, challenging readers to contribute to the construction of radical alternatives"--
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Dewey number
338.4/737
Index
index present
LC call number
LC65
LC item number
.G75 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Marxism and education
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Mass education, global capital, and the world : the theoretical lenses of István Mészáros and Immanuel Wallerstein, Tom G. Griffiths and Robert Imre
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- 1. Wallerstein and Mészáros: Twentieth Century Scholars for the Twenty-First Century2. Wallerstein's World-systems Analysis3. Mass Education and Human Capital in the Capitalist World-System4. Educating Critical Citizens for an Alternative World-System5. Mass Labor: Reviving the Concept of Community and Collectivity6. Work in the Post-industrial World7. Global Capital: From the Polanyi Thesis to World-Systems and Beyond Capital8. Conclusion
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvii, 201 pages
Isbn
9781137014818
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013025884
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • (OCoLC)ocn798615516
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn889306235
Label
Mass education, global capital, and the world : the theoretical lenses of István Mészáros and Immanuel Wallerstein, Tom G. Griffiths and Robert Imre
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- 1. Wallerstein and Mészáros: Twentieth Century Scholars for the Twenty-First Century2. Wallerstein's World-systems Analysis3. Mass Education and Human Capital in the Capitalist World-System4. Educating Critical Citizens for an Alternative World-System5. Mass Labor: Reviving the Concept of Community and Collectivity6. Work in the Post-industrial World7. Global Capital: From the Polanyi Thesis to World-Systems and Beyond Capital8. Conclusion
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvii, 201 pages
Isbn
9781137014818
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013025884
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn798615516
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn889306235

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    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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