Education, Globalisation and New Times comprises a selection of the most influential papers published over the twenty-one years of the Journal of Education Policy. Written by many of the leading scholars in the field, these seminal papers cover a variety of subjects, sectors and levels of education, focused around the following major themes: education, globalisation and new times policy theory and method policy and equity.
Compiled by the journal's editors, Stephen Ball, Ivor Goodson and Meg Maguire, the book illustrates the development of the field of education policy studies, and the specially written Introduction contextualises the selection, whilst introducing students to the main issues and current thinking in the field.
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Meg Maguire is Professor of Sociology of Education in the Department of Education and Professional Studies at Kingï¿½s College London, UK.Stephen J. Ball is the inaugural Karl Mannheim Professor of Sociology of Education in the Department of Educational Foundations and Policy Studies at the Institute of Education, University of London, UK.Annette Braun is a Research Officer in the Department of Educational Foundations and Policy Studies at the Institute of Education, University of London, UK.