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The micro-politics of the school

towards a theory of school organization

by Stephen J. Ball

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Published by Methuen in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • School management and organization -- Great Britain,
    • Organizational change -- Great Britain,
    • Teacher-principal relationships -- Great Britain,
    • High schools -- Great Britain -- Administration

    • Edition Notes

      StatementStephen J. Ball.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB2901 .B274 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 307 p. ;
      Number of Pages307
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2730932M
      ISBN 100416001025, 0416001122
      LC Control Number86025008

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A French political scientist, Maurice Duverger, in his book: The Idea of Politics suggests that the study of politics should be undertaken at two levels: micro-political and macro-political.

At the micro-political level, political study should deal with the relations of an individual with other individuals in such political activities as elections, voting, party meetings, committee work, etc. Abstract ‘Micropolitics’ is a specific perspective in organization theory. It focuses on activities within organizations to acquire, develop, and use power and other resources.

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This book is a detailed account and analysis of students' experiences of 'inclusion' in a girls' comprehensive school. It uses theories associated with feminist post-structuralism to explain and critique the micro/political processes through which students identified as having 'special educational needs' make sense of the school and of.

Research in the micropolitics of education: micropolitical studies focus on issues of steering and regulation of school work (e.g., leadership, participation, conflict over different lines of school development) and issues where organizational ‘routine games’ are disrupted (e.g., educational or organizational innovation, recruitment, and initial phases of work of new principals and new.

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