School Sucks! Deconstructing Taylorist Obsessions

  • Greg S. Goodman
Part of the Bold Visions in Educational Research book series (ICIE)


In the early twentieth century American workplace, Frederick Taylor was the icon of industrial efficiency. Taylor’s time and motion studies were used to regulate worker’s regimens and to constitute success in the new modernist science of mechanizing workers to maximize productivity.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Greg S. Goodman
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  1. 1.Education DepartmentClarion UniversityUnited States

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