Toward a Poor Curriculum

Third Edition


Edited by William Pinar and Madeleine R. Grumet

256 pp.  
6" x 9"

Educator's International Press

Paperback


Your Discounted Price: $19.95
Publish date: December 2014
ISBN: 978-1-891928-48-2



In 1976 William Pinar and Madeline Grumet published the first edition of Toward a Poor Curriculum in order to express their resistance to “the mind numbing bureaucracy of the accountability trend of the times: behavioral objectives, and to propose a humanities methodology and alternative to the social science inquiries that were dominating research” (Pinar & Grumet, 2014, p. ii). In 2014, with increasing standardization and bureaucratization of both K–12 and higher education institutions, this text remains a relevant and urgent read for educators and researchers alike.

This 3rd edition features new material by the authors and an afterword by Robert Lake and Tricia Kress.



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