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Rethinking School Choice:
Limits of the Market Metaphor
Jeffrey R. Henig
With a new afterword by the author

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

List of Figures and Tables
Preface
Ch. 1The Call for Choice and Radical Reform3
Ch. 2The Political Meaning of "Crisis"26
Ch. 3Application of the Market Model57
Ch. 4Repackaging Choice78
Ch. 5Evolving Practice: Problematic Lessons from History101
Ch. 6Uses of Evidence: The Empirical Case that "Choice Works"117
Ch. 7Reinterpreting the Lessons of Experience149
Ch. 8How Market-Based Plans Will Fail174
Ch. 9Putting Educational Choice in Its Place196
Afterword223
Notes243
Index291

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