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Author Giroux, Henry A.
Title America's education deficit and the war on youth / by Henry A. Giroux.
Imprint New York : Monthly Review Press, 2013.

Author Giroux, Henry A.
Subject Public schools -- United States.
Privatization in education -- United States.
Education -- Aims and objectives -- United States.
Youth -- United States -- Social conditions.
Description 1 online resource (238 pages)
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Challenging casino capitalism and authoritarian politics in the age of disposability -- Beyond the politics of the big lie: the education deficit and the new authoritarianism -- The scorched earth politics of America's four fundamentalisms -- Violence, USA: the warfare state and the hardening of everyday life -- Hoodie politics: Trayvon Martin and racist violence in post-racial America -- The "suicidal state" and the war on youth -- Religious fundamentalism, the attack on public schools, and the crisis of reason -- Gated intellectuals and Fortress America: toward a borderless pedagogy in the Occupy Movement -- The Occupy Movement and the politics of educated hope -- Neoliberalism's war against teachers in dark times: rethinking the Sandy Hook Elementary School killings -- Dangerous pedagogy in the age of casino capitalism: reclaiming the radical imagination.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781583673461 (electronic bk.)
1583673466 (electronic bk.)
9781583673478 (electronic bk.)
1583673474 (electronic bk.)
9781583673454 (cloth ; alk. paper)
1583673458 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9781583673447 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
158367344X (pbk. ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 846952858
Additional Format Print version: Giroux, Henry A. America's education deficit and the war on youth. New York : Monthly Review Press, [2013] 9781583673447 (DLC) 2013010614 (OCoLC)825046315

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