Community Education and Neoliberalism: Philosophies, by Camilla Fitzsimons

By Camilla Fitzsimons

This publication explores neighborhood schooling in eire and argues that neoliberalism has had a profound influence on neighborhood schooling. instead of keep its foundational features of collective, equality-led ideas and practices, group schooling has misplaced a lot of its independence and has been reshaped into areas characterized by means of labour-market activation, vocationalisation and marketisation. those alterations have usually, even though no longer constantly, run opposite to the needs of these curious about neighborhood schooling developing huge, immense tensions for practitioners, direction companies and participants.

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