EducationalPolicyIdentify each of the views below as either functionalist, Marxist, New Right or Postmodernist:

  1. State control leads to low standards and inefficiency
  2. Education serves as a ‘bridge’ from family to society
  3. Education helps to produce obedient workers needed by the economy
  4. Education needs a free market to meet individual needs
  5. Consumer choice improves quality and efficiency
  6. Education reproduces diversity, not inequality
  7. Education provides a source of social solidarity
  8. Education reproduces class inequality
  9. Education ‘sifts and sorts’ by ability
  10. Education needs to provide lifelong retraining