Education, Empowerment, and Control: The Case of the Arabs in Israel
Farah, Mounir, The Middle East Journal
Education, Empowerment, and Control: The Case of the Arabs in Israel, by Majid AI-Haj. Albany, NY, SUNY Press 1995. 223 pages. Bib]. to p. 241. Index to p. 249. $18.95.
Reviewed by Mounir Farah
Education, Empowerment, and Control is a unique and a meticulous work that scholars of Israeli-Palestinian relations, sociologists, and specialists in curriculum development and educational administration will find appealing.
Maid AI-Haj begins the book with a useful theoretical framework for examining the role of education in society and how society views education. Al-Haj asks, "Does education shape society or is it shaped by society?" In addressing this question, the …
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Publication information: Article title: Education, Empowerment, and Control: The Case of the Arabs in Israel. Contributors: Farah, Mounir - Author. Journal title: The Middle East Journal. Volume: 53. Issue: 4 Publication date: Autumn 1999. Page number: 649+. © Middle East Institute Winter 2009. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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