It is outmoded and owes more to 1930s vocationalist
ideas than it does to modern constitutional thinking.
Grubb and Lazerson (2005) offer a moderated vocationalist
perspective where they note and accept a general historical trend towards vocationalism and away from liberal higher education values.
at the cost of the slow embrace of a crudely vocationalist
Indeed, adult education has had the ground under it shifted so far into the vocationalist
camp, even those who align themselves with the status quo are beginning to realise that with the loss of ethical practice, critical development and learner volition, liberal democracy itself is under threat.
40) In the Irish context, the unfortunate inspector serves as a metaphor for the evils of big government castigated by the vocationalist
lobby, whose arguments were endorsed by the Catholic establishment and formed an influential undercurrent of public opinion at the time.
'performativity' supported by the YJB's conception of appropriate youth justice education evidences a managerialist and prescriptive view of learning, leading to the potential danger of perceiving students as merely 'a bundle of functional competencies attained and exercised according to the demands of the market' (Usher et al.
Training Wing is responsible for training the vocationalists
such as drivers, medics and signallers for the entire force.
Many schools of education faculty (nay, many faculty everywhere) are pressured to succumb to a vocationalist
, mercantile understanding of teaching and learning.
This commission, its investigations, its report, and the ultimate failure to enact a vocationalist
system in Ireland is the focus of Vocationalism and Social Catholicism in Twentieth-Century Ireland.
Prowse, referred to the debate then raging in the United States between the defenders of history and the proponents of the new subject of social studies, as simply the latest phase of the "present struggle between the vocationalist
and the other "call it what you will: culture, happiness, balance.
Educational institutions and agencies have had to respond in this policy context, and particularly in terms of doing this also responding to those groupings and interests that contest the vocationalist
The program in which I teach, for example, has been instructed by the administration of the liberal arts school in which it anomalously finds itself located as the only vocationalist
unit, that no one can be hired on the full-time tenure-track faculty who does not possess a doctorate and potential for refereed publication.