This volume gathers a cast of eminent scholars for a critical and comparitive analysis of how neoliberal education policies have functioned in a range of countries in different stages of economic development. Treating case studies from Europe, Asia, the Americas and the Middle East, the volume shows how globalization operates differently in different societal contexts.


chapter 1|12 pages

Neo-liberalism and Public Goods

chapter 3|18 pages

Neo-liberal Educational Reforms and Social Inequality

Some Insights from France

chapter 4|23 pages

The Education Agenda of Turkey

Marketing Education in the Context of Neo-liberal Policies

chapter 8|25 pages

The Impacts of Neo-liberalism on Higher Education in China

Issues and Challenges

chapter 10|20 pages

Environmental Education through Global and Local Lenses

Ecopedagogy and Globalizations in Appalachia, Argentina and Brazil

chapter 11|17 pages

The State and Education Policy Change in South Africa

Walking the Tightrope between Choice and Equity