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World Yearbook of Education

Series Editor: Julie Allan, Terri Seddon, Gita Steiner-Khamsi

Examining a different topical subject each year, these fascinating books put forward a wide range of perspectives and dialogue from all over the world. With the best and most pivotal work of leading educational thinkers and writers from 1965 to the present day, these essential reference titles provide a complete history of the development of education around the globe. Available individually or in library-ready sets, this is the indispensable atlas of education, mapping ever changing aspects of theory, policy, teaching and learning.

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  1. World Yearbook of Education 2008

    Geographies of Knowledge, Geometries of Power: Framing the Future of Higher Education

    Edited by Debbie Epstein, Rebecca Boden, Rosemary Deem, Fazal Rizvi, Susan Wright

    Series: World Yearbook of Education

    This volume examines higher education in globalized conditions through a focus on the spatial, historic and economic relations of power in which it is embedded. Distinct geometries of power are emerging as the knowledge production capability of universities is increasingly globalized. Changes in...

    To Be Published December 19th 2014 by Routledge

  2. World Yearbook of Education 2014

    Governing Knowledge: Comparison, Knowledge-Based Technologies and Expertise in the Regulation of Education

    Edited by Tara Fenwick, Eric Mangez, Jenny Ozga

    Series: World Yearbook of Education

    This latest volume in the World Yearbook of Education Series focuses on a major and highly significant development in the governing of education across the globe: the use of knowledge-based technologies as key policy sources. A combination of factors has produced this shift: first, the massive...

    Published January 9th 2014 by Routledge

  3. World Yearbook of Education 2011

    Curriculum in Today’s World: Configuring Knowledge, Identities, Work and Politics

    Edited by Lyn Yates, Madeleine Grumet

    Series: World Yearbook of Education

    How do curriculum, conceptions of knowledge and the schooling experiences of young people engage the great issues of this tumultuous time? Curriculum is always influenced by the events that shape our world, but when testing and bench-marking preoccupy us, we can forget the world that is both the...

    Published December 19th 2013 by Routledge

  4. World Yearbook of Education 2012

    Policy Borrowing and Lending in Education

    Edited by Gita Steiner-Khamsi, Florian Waldow

    Series: World Yearbook of Education

    The phenomenon of "travelling reforms" has become an object of great professional interest and intensive academic scrutiny. The fact that the same set of educational reforms is transferred from one country to another made scholars wonder whether policy transfer has increased as a result of...

    Published December 19th 2013 by Routledge

  5. World Yearbook of Education 2003

    Language Education

    Edited by Jill Bourne, Euan Reid

    Series: World Yearbook of Education

    The issues raised by the role of language in education are some of the most important and contentious faced by education systems across the globe. Language is embedded in the concepts of nationhood and identity, and is therefore directly linked to the very social and political fabric of a...

    Published October 21st 2013 by Routledge

  6. World Yearbook of Education 2010

    Education and the Arab 'World': Political Projects, Struggles, and Geometries of Power

    Edited by Andre Elias Mazawi, Ronald Sultana

    Series: World Yearbook of Education

    The World Yearbook of Education 2010 volume, Education and the Arab 'World': Political Projects, Struggles, and Geometries of Power, strives to do justice to the complex processes and dynamics behind the world of Arab education. Western interest in all things ‘Arab’ has greatly increased over the...

    Published June 21st 2013 by Routledge

  7. World Yearbook of Education 1985

    Research, Policy and Practice

    Edited by John Nisbet, Jacquetta Megarry, Stanley Nisbet

    Series: World Yearbook of Education

    First published in 2012. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 6th 2013 by Routledge

  8. World Yearbook of Education 1972/3

    Universities Facing the Future

    Edited by W. R. Niblett, R. Freeman Butts, Brian Holmes

    Series: World Yearbook of Education

    First published in 2012. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 6th 2013 by Routledge

  9. World Yearbook of Education 1969

    Examinations

    Edited by Joseph A. Lauwerys, David G. Scanlon

    Series: World Yearbook of Education

    First published in 2012. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 8th 2013 by Routledge

  10. World Yearbook of Education 1967

    Educational Planning

    Edited by George Z. F. Bereday, Joseph A. Lauwerys, Mark Blaug

    Series: World Yearbook of Education

    First published in 2012. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 8th 2013 by Routledge