Education: Education Politics

  • Assessment Policy Reform book cover

    Assessment Policy Reform

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tina Isaacs, Iasonas Lamprianou

    This book highlights the impact of policy and politics on assessment across the globe. With contributions from England, the Irish Republic, Northern Ireland, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, and Wales, it explores state-led assessment policies and practices that have been the subject of much debate. We…

    Hardback – 2019-10-01 
    Routledge

  • 50 Years of US Study Abroad Students: Japan as the Gateway to Asia and Beyond book cover

    50 Years of US Study Abroad Students

    Japan as the Gateway to Asia and Beyond, 1st Edition

    By Sarah R. Asada

    Since the 1960s, Japan has been a historical leading study abroad destination for US undergraduate students. This book explores the long-term impacts of study abroad through a lens of knowledge diplomacy and the cultivation of individuals with understanding of the host country and world through…

    Hardback – 2019-09-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • Police in Schools: An Evidence-based Look at the Use of School Resource Officers book cover

    Police in Schools

    An Evidence-based Look at the Use of School Resource Officers, 1st Edition

    By Linda Duxbury, Craig Bennell

    This co-authored book critically reviews existing literature on school resource officer (SRO) programs and presents a thorough evaluation of an SRO program offered by Peel Regional Police in Ontario, Canada. The implementation of a school resource officer (SRO) program is a controversial response…

    Paperback – 2019-08-19 
    Routledge

  • Theresa May, The Hostile Environment and Public Pedagogies of Hate and Threat: The Case for a Future Without Borders book cover

    Theresa May, The Hostile Environment and Public Pedagogies of Hate and Threat

    The Case for a Future Without Borders, 1st Edition

    By Mike Cole

    Theresa May, the Hostile Environment and Public Pedagogies of Hate and Threat analyses Theresa May’s involvement in the creation and promotion of public pedagogies of hate and threat around the issue of immigration that are used to instil fear, stress and anxiety among large sections of the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education Policy and Politics

  • Migration, Borders and Education: International Sociological Inquiries book cover

    Migration, Borders and Education

    International Sociological Inquiries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jessica Gerrard, Arathi Sriprakash

    This book brings together high-quality international research which examines how migration and borders are experienced in education. It presents new conceptualisations of education as a ‘border regime’, demonstrating the need for closer attention to ‘border thinking’, and diasporic and…

    Hardback – 2019-07-17 
    Routledge

  • Class Consciousness and Education in Sweden: A Marxist Analysis of Revolution in a Social Democracy book cover

    Class Consciousness and Education in Sweden

    A Marxist Analysis of Revolution in a Social Democracy, 1st Edition

    By Alpesh Maisuria

    Emerging from a Marxist perspective, this book focuses on the importance of social class and the role of education broadly in relation to the possibility of revolutionary change in Sweden and beyond. Critically tracing the celebrated so-called ‘Swedish model’ from its inception to its current…

    Paperback – 2019-07-05 
    Routledge

  • Democratic Education in a Globalized World: A Normative Theory book cover

    Democratic Education in a Globalized World

    A Normative Theory, 1st Edition

    By Julian Culp

    Due to the economic and social effects of globalization democracy is currently in crisis in many states around the world. This book suggests that solving this crisis requires rethinking democratic education. It argues that educational public policy must cultivate democratic relationships not only…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Student Activism, Politics, and Campus Climate in Higher Education book cover

    Student Activism, Politics, and Campus Climate in Higher Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Demetri L. Morgan, Charles H.F. Davis III

    Student Activism, Politics, and Campus Climate in Higher Education presents a comprehensive, contemporary portrait of political engagement and student activism at postsecondary institutions in the United States. This resource explores how colleges and universities are experiencing unrest and in…

    Paperback – 2019-06-03 
    Routledge

  • Social Changes and Yuwen Education in Post-Mao China: Control, Conformity and Contradiction book cover

    Social Changes and Yuwen Education in Post-Mao China

    Control, Conformity and Contradiction, 1st Edition

    By Min Tao

    Inspired by the author’s observations of the language curriculum as a practising teacher for the past 20 years, this book addresses how the high school Chinese language and literacy (Yuwen) curriculum in China was controlled and directed in the post-Mao era. Examining the social and political…

    Hardback – 2019-05-27 
    Routledge
    Education and Society in China

  • Black Appetite. White Food.: Issues of Race, Voice, and Justice Within and Beyond the Classroom book cover

    Black Appetite. White Food.

    Issues of Race, Voice, and Justice Within and Beyond the Classroom, 1st Edition

    By Jamila Lyiscott

    Black Appetite. White Food. invites educators to explore the nuanced manifestations of white privilege as it exists within and beyond the classroom. Renowned speaker and author Jamila Lyiscott provides ideas and tools that teachers, school leaders, and professors can use for awareness, inspiration,…

    Paperback – 2019-05-20 
    Routledge

  • Re-imagining Education for Democracy book cover

    Re-imagining Education for Democracy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stewart Riddle, Michael W. Apple

    Contemporary education research, policy and practice are complex and challenging. The political struggle over what constitutes curriculum and pedagogy is framed by quasi-markets and technocratic models of education. This has had a significant effect on larger issues of policy. But it has also had…

    Paperback – 2019-05-20 
    Routledge

  • Ecologies of Engaged Scholarship: Stories from Activist Academics book cover

    Ecologies of Engaged Scholarship

    Stories from Activist Academics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Miguel A. Guajardo, Francisco J. Guajardo, Leslie Ann Locke

    Story and auto-ethnography are study methods based on decolonizing and liberating research perspectives. Stories, auto-ethnographies, and other qualitative methodologies enable the researcher/educator to be both a research instrument and an object in their study. Stories allow for the examination…

    Paperback – 2019-05-20 
    Routledge

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