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On SAGE Insight: Articles from the Symposium on Lewis Minkin’s The Blair Supremacy

  From Political Studies Review The three articles in this symposium explore different themes and features of Lewis Minkin’s works on Tony Blair The first article, by Eric Shaw, outlines and discusses the main features of Lewis Minkin’s book,The Blair … Continue reading

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Twenty years of progress? English education policy 1988 to the present

From Educational Management Administration Leadership This article reflects on the changes in policy focus over the last two decades following the 1988 Education Reform Act (ERA). It shows the significant continuities between Conservative and New Labour policies in terms of … Continue reading

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The dawn of ‘parent power’ from the development of UK educational Academies

Academies in context: Politics, business and philanthropy and heterarchical governance From  Management in Education The UK’s Coalition government, established earlier this year, announced their legislative program which adds up to a radical shake-up of education and fundamental political reform. Their … Continue reading

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