The Era of Neoliberal Deform: A Review of Marx and Education by Jean Anyon, Part Two

This is the second part of my two-part review of Jean Anyon’s Marx and Education. Read the first part here. * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * In taking us from the early pioneers of Marxist thought in education to the present day, Anyon mostly draws … Continue reading

The Pioneers of Marxist Thought in Education: A Review of Marx and Education by Jean Anyon, Part One

What do Marxists have to say about education? Most education theorists and scholars would have you believe that Marxism has little to contribute to the discipline. Even amongst leftists, Marxists are often derided as being economic determinists and reducing society to nothing more than class. For example, Education Policy professor, Kenneth Saltman warns in his … Continue reading