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Culture Wars: School and Society in the Conservative Restoration 1969-1984


reviewed by Jose R. Rosario 1987

coverTitle: Culture Wars: School and Society in the Conservative Restoration 1969-1984
Author(s): Ira Shor
Publisher: University of Chicago Press, Chicago
ISBN: 0226753603, Pages: 262, Year: 1992
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Soon after publishing Michael W. Apple’s Ideology and Curriculum in 1979, Routledge & Kegan Paul, a division of Methuen, Inc., launched a series on “critical social thought” to capitalize on the rising interest in Marxist thinking among young intellectuals in the United States working in the field of education. The initiative was part of an earlier pattern established by this publisher in England with the marketing of the “new” sociology of education and the work of such prominent social theorists as Rachel Sharp, Anthony Green, and Basil Bernstein. In the United States, Michael Apple of the University of Wisconsin-Madison had been following the Routledge & Kegan Paul development closely, and much of the new sociology began to find its way into his own work. It was no surprise, then, to find Routledge rushing to create and exploit a new American market with his Ideology and Curriculum. With Apple as series editor,... (preview truncated at 150 words.)


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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 89 Number 2, 1987, p. 312-317
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 571, Date Accessed: 12/12/2017 1:00:57 PM

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