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Bringing Order to Chaos? Educational Policy in Israel in the Postmodern Era

Over the past decade, education has perhaps been the aspect of public policy-making in Israel most heavily influenced by the vicissitudes of the postmodern era. The social and personal uncertainty associated with life in the postmodern world, and the resulting chaotic social order exert a direct influence on schools, which, in turn, influence public policy-making with regard to the education system.