E-books: Education

  • The Changing Face of Higher Education: Is There an International Crisis in the Humanities? book cover

    The Changing Face of Higher Education

    Is There an International Crisis in the Humanities?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dennis A. Ahlburg

    Over the last decade, a heated debate has raged in the US and the UK over whether the humanities are in crisis, and, if there is one, what form this crisis takes and what the response should be. Questioning how there can be such disagreement over a fundamental point, The Changing Face of Higher…

    eBook – 2018-07-04
    Routledge
    International Studies in Higher Education

  • Routledge Revivals: Planning and Education (1972) book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Planning and Education (1972)

    1st Edition

    By Derek Birley

    First published in 1972, this book explores the nature of the British education service up until the early 1970s, looking at its complex administration and financial and legislative constraints. Derek Birley, an experienced educational administrator himself, explores radical methods of approach to…

    eBook – 2017-11-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Dominant Beliefs and Alternative Voices: Discourse, Belief, and Gender in American Study book cover

    Dominant Beliefs and Alternative Voices

    Discourse, Belief, and Gender in American Study, 1st Edition

    By Joan Elias Gore

    This book examines why study abroad is a marginal activity in American higher education and evaluates the role gender has played in the development and maintenance of this marginality.…

    eBook – 2017-09-25
    Routledge
    RoutledgeFalmer Studies in Higher Education

  • Language, Identity, and Stereotype Among Southeast Asian American Youth: The Other Asian book cover

    Language, Identity, and Stereotype Among Southeast Asian American Youth

    The Other Asian, 1st Edition

    By Angela Reyes

    This book—an ethnographic and discourse analytic study of an after-school video-making project for 1.5- and second-generation Southeast Asian American teenagers—explores the relationships among stereotype, identity, and ethnicity that emerge in this informal educational setting. …

    eBook – 2017-09-25
    Routledge

  • World Yearbook of Education 2010: Education and the Arab 'World': Political Projects, Struggles, and Geometries of Power book cover

    World Yearbook of Education 2010

    Education and the Arab 'World': Political Projects, Struggles, and Geometries of Power, 1st Edition

    Edited by AndreElias Mazawi

    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…

    eBook – 2017-07-05
    Routledge

  • (Post)Critical Methodologies: The Science Possible After the Critiques: The Selected Works of Patti Lather book cover

    (Post)Critical Methodologies: The Science Possible After the Critiques

    The Selected Works of Patti Lather, 1st Edition

    By Patti Lather

    In the World Library of Educationalists series, international experts themselves compile career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces – extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, major theoretical and practical contributions – so the world can read them in…

    eBook – 2017-02-03
    Routledge
    World Library of Educationalists

  • World Yearbook of Education 2017: Assessment Inequalities book cover

    World Yearbook of Education 2017

    Assessment Inequalities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julie Allan, Alfredo J. Artiles

    This latest volume in the World Yearbook of Education series examines the relationship between assessment systems and efforts to advance equity in education at a time of growing inequalities. It focuses on the political motives behind the expansion of an assessment industry, the associated…

    eBook – 2016-12-01
    Routledge
    World Yearbook of Education

  • World Yearbook of Education 2016: The Global Education Industry book cover

    World Yearbook of Education 2016

    The Global Education Industry, 1st Edition

    Edited by Antoni Verger, Christopher Lubienski, Gita Steiner-Khamsi

    This latest volume in the World Yearbook of Education series examines the global education industry both in OECD* countries as well as developing countries, and presents the works of scholars based in different parts of the word who have significantly contributed to this area of research. Focusing…

    eBook – 2016-01-08
    Routledge
    World Yearbook of Education

  • Knowledge-building: Educational studies in Legitimation Code Theory book cover

    Knowledge-building

    Educational studies in Legitimation Code Theory, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karl Maton, Susan Hood, Suellen Shay

    Education and knowledge have never been more important to society, yet research is segmented by approach, methodology or topic. Legitimation Code Theory or ‘LCT’ extends and integrates insights from Pierre Bourdieu and Basil Bernstein to offer a framework for research and practice that overcomes…

    eBook – 2015-10-08
    Routledge

  • World Yearbook of Education 2015: Elites, Privilege and Excellence: The National and Global Redefinition of Educational Advantage book cover

    World Yearbook of Education 2015

    Elites, Privilege and Excellence: The National and Global Redefinition of Educational Advantage, 1st Edition

    Edited by Agnès van Zanten, Stephen J. Ball, Brigitte Darchy-Koechlin

    This latest volume in the World Yearbook of Education Series focuses on educational elites and inequality, focusing particularly on the ways in which established and emergent groups located at the top of the social hierarchy and power structure reproduce, establish or redefine their position. The…

    eBook – 2015-02-11
    Routledge
    World Yearbook of Education

  • The Finnish Education Mystery: Historical and sociological essays on schooling in Finland book cover

    The Finnish Education Mystery

    Historical and sociological essays on schooling in Finland, 1st Edition

    By Hannu Simola

    Finnish education has been a focus of global interest since its first PISA success in 2001. After years of superficial celebration, astonishment and educational tourism, the focus has recently shifted to what is possibly the most interesting element of this Finnish success story: that Finnish…

    eBook – 2014-11-20
    Routledge

  • International Trends in University Governance: Autonomy, self-government and the distribution of authority book cover

    International Trends in University Governance

    Autonomy, self-government and the distribution of authority, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Shattock

    Governance is becoming increasingly important in universities just as it is in the wider world of commerce and banking. Historically, universities were run by their academic communities but as mass higher education has taken root, as university research has become a critical element in national…

    eBook – 2014-06-05
    Routledge
    International Studies in Higher Education

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