Education: English & Literacy/Language Arts

  • Verbal Protocols in Literacy Research: Nature of Global Reading Development book cover

    Verbal Protocols in Literacy Research

    Nature of Global Reading Development, 1st Edition

    By Susan E. Israel

    This volume offers an updated analysis of the methodology of reading and reading research since 1995, when the landmark book Verbal Protocols of Reading: The Nature of Constructively Responsive Reading by Michael Pressley and Peter Afflerbach was published. It offers a thorough cross-analysis of…

    Hardback – 2015-05-18
    Routledge Research in Educational Psychology

  • Community Fieldwork in Teacher Education: Theory and Practice book cover

    Community Fieldwork in Teacher Education

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Heidi L Hallman, Melanie Burdick

    In teacher education, field work in community-based spaces (including foster homes and programs for homeless youth) is frequently contrasted with "traditional" field experiences in classroom settings, where beginning teachers are immediately introduced to teacher-centered models of instruction.…

    Hardback – 2015-04-21
    Routledge Research in Teacher Education

  • Performing Kamishibai: An Emerging New Literacy for a Global Audience book cover

    Performing Kamishibai

    An Emerging New Literacy for a Global Audience, 1st Edition

    By Tara McGowan

    Kamishibai (paper-theater), a Japanese picture-storytelling medium, is gaining global interest as we move from a text-based culture to one that emphasizes multiple semiotic systems and performance. This is the first volume to explore the potential of kamishibai as a dynamic "new" interactive medium…

    Hardback – 2015-04-10
    Routledge Research in Education

  • The Educational Prophecies of Aldous Huxley: The Visionary Legacy of Brave New World, Ape and Essence and Island book cover

    The Educational Prophecies of Aldous Huxley

    The Visionary Legacy of Brave New World, Ape and Essence and Island, 1st Edition

    By Ronald Zigler

    The visionary legacy of Aldous Huxley is as relevant today as ever. Huxley possessed a sober understanding of the human condition as well as an inspired vision of the human potential. This volume presents an interdisciplinary examination and appreciation of Aldous Huxley’s three visionary novels –…

    Hardback – 2015-03-18
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Language, Literacy and Diversity: Moving Words book cover

    Language, Literacy and Diversity

    Moving Words, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher Stroud, Mastin Prinsloo

    Language, Literacy and Diversity brings together researchers who are leading the innovative and important re-theorization of language and literacy in relation to social mobility, multilingualism and globalization. The volume examines local and global flows of people, language and literacy in…

    Hardback – 2015-02-19
    Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

  • Landmarks in Literacy: The Selected Works of Frank Smith book cover

    Landmarks in Literacy

    The Selected Works of Frank Smith, 1st Edition

    By Frank Smith

    Frank Smith is internationally acclaimed as an essential contributor to research on the nature of reading and as an originator of the modern psycholinguistic approach to reading instruction. In his publications his aim has always been to support teachers, to encourage them to make teaching…

    Hardback – 2014-11-07
    World Library of Educationalists

  • Chinese Students' Writing in English: Implications from a corpus-driven study book cover

    Chinese Students' Writing in English

    Implications from a corpus-driven study, 1st Edition

    By Maria Leedham

    Chinese students are the largest international student group in UK universities today, yet little is known about their undergraduate writing and the challenges they face. Drawing on the British Academic Written English corpus - a large corpus of proficient undergraduate student writing collected in…

    Hardback – 2014-08-27
    Routledge Research in Education

  • New Literacies around the Globe: Policy and Pedagogy book cover

    New Literacies around the Globe

    Policy and Pedagogy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cathy Burnett, Julia Davies, Guy Merchant, Jennifer Rowsell

    The increasing popularity of digitally-mediated communication is prompting us to radically rethink literacy and its role in education; at the same time, national policies have promulgated a view of literacy focused on the skills and classroom routines associated with print, bolstered by regimes of…

    Hardback – 2014-07-25
    Routledge Research in Literacy

  • Multimodal Approaches to Research and Pedagogy: Recognition, Resources, and Access book cover

    Multimodal Approaches to Research and Pedagogy

    Recognition, Resources, and Access, 1st Edition

    Edited by Arlene Archer, Denise Newfield

    This book brings together social semiotics, cultural studies, multiliteracies, and other approaches in order to theorize very different learning environments, giving visibility to the modal effect in a range of disciplines. It highlights the ideological nature of discursive practices, examines…

    Hardback – 2014-03-17
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

  • The Critical Merits of Young Adult Literature: Coming of Age book cover

    The Critical Merits of Young Adult Literature

    Coming of Age, 1st Edition

    Edited by Crag Hill

    This examination of the literary effectiveness of young adult literature from a critical, research-oriented perspective answers two key questions asked by many teachers and scholars in the field: Does young adult literature stand up on its own as literature? Is it worthy of close study? The…

    Hardback – 2014-02-20

  • Linking Families, Learning, and Schooling: Parent–Researcher Perspectives book cover

    Linking Families, Learning, and Schooling

    Parent–Researcher Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bobbie Kabuto, Prisca Martens

    Parents who are also educational researchers have access to a domain that is highly complex and not always available to other scholars.  In this book, parent-researchers provide theoretical and practical insights into children’s learning in the home and at school.  Readers are given a…

    Hardback – 2014-02-11

  • Popular Culture, Pedagogy and Teacher Education: International perspectives book cover

    Popular Culture, Pedagogy and Teacher Education

    International perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Phil Benson, Alice Chik

    The integration of popular culture into education is a pervasive theme at all educational levels and in all subject areas. Popular Culture, Pedagogy and Teacher Education explores how ‘popular culture’ and ‘education’ come together and interact in research and practice from an interdisciplinary…

    Hardback – 2014-01-20
    Routledge Research in Education

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