Human capital theory and secondary education
Down, B. (1994) Human capital theory and secondary education. Unicorn, 20 (3). pp. 54-61.
|PDF - Published Version |
Download (387kB) | Preview
This paper critically examines the major assumptions underpinning current educational policies and argues that they are forging an unholy alliance between economic interests and education. It challenges the dominant human capital approach to education and argues that it is having a negative impact on school level organisation in Western Australian state secondary schools.
|Publication Type:||Journal Article|
|Publisher:||Australian College of Education|
|Item Control Page|