Category: Neoliberalism and The New Right
Functionalist, Marxist and New Right Perspectives on Education
A brief video I put together to help revise the Functionalist, Marxist and New Right Perspectives on Education – basically just some key points and evaluations for each of these sociological theories. Functionalism – Social solidarity, skills for work, bridge between home and society, role allocation and meritocracy Marxism – The reproduction and legitimation of…
The New Right’s View of Education
The New Right created an education market in the United Kingdom from 1988 through introducing league tables and formula funding, among other education policies.
The New Right View of the Family
The New Right believe the traditional nuclear family is the ideal type of family. They support social policies which encourage nuclear families – they are pro marriage and against benefits for single mothers.