Education: Education Politics

  • The Changing Government of Education book cover

    The Changing Government of Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stewart Ranson, John Tomlinson

    Originally published in 1986. As the keystone of public policy-making and social reform in the post-war period, education has been expected to fuel economic growth, facilitate equality of opportunity, and afford social justice to the deprived. But its vision and objectives are now being questioned…

    Paperback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education Management

  • The Politics of Reorganizing Schools book cover

    The Politics of Reorganizing Schools

    1st Edition

    By Stewart Ranson

    Originally published in 1990. The rapid decline in the birth rate in the 1970s and the resulting fall in school rolls had a dramatic effect on the curriculum, staffing, organization and management of schools. This book focuses on the national and local politics surrounding school closures,…

    Paperback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education Management

  • Creating and Managing the Democratic School book cover

    Creating and Managing the Democratic School

    1st Edition

    Edited by Judith Chapman, Isak Froumin, David Aspin

    Originally published in 1995. In securing the future of any democracy, it is vital that the education service should provide an effective introduction to citizenship by means of a high quality and empowering curriculum in educational institutions organized and administered according to democratic…

    Paperback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education Management

  • Identity-Based Student Activism: Power and Oppression on College Campuses book cover

    Identity-Based Student Activism

    Power and Oppression on College Campuses, 1st Edition

    By Chris Linder, Stephen John Quaye, Alex C. Lange, Meg E. Evans, Terah J. Stewart

    Historically and contemporarily, student activists have worked to address oppression on college and university campuses. This book explores the experiences of students engaged in identity-based activism today as it relates to racism, sexism, homophobia, transphobia, ableism, and other forms of…

    Paperback – 2019-10-10 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2019-09-26 
    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

  • 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 – 2019-08-23 
    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, which are used to instil fear, stress and anxiety among large sections of the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education Policy and Politics

  • Restructuring Schools, Reconstructing Teachers: Responding to Change in the Primary School book cover

    Restructuring Schools, Reconstructing Teachers

    Responding to Change in the Primary School, 1st Edition

    By Peter Woods, Bob Jeffrey, Geoff Troman, Mari Boyle

    Drawing on wide ranging research this book, originally published in 1997, explores how the policy changes of previous years were affecting primary teachers and their work at the time. Within the context of worldwide restructuring, the thoughts, feelings and activities of teachers in their daily…

    Hardback – 2019-07-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • 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 – 2019-06-26
    Routledge

  • National School Policy (1996): Major Issues in Education Policy for Schools in England and Wales, 1979 onwards book cover

    National School Policy (1996)

    Major Issues in Education Policy for Schools in England and Wales, 1979 onwards, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jim Docking

    Published in 1996, this book presents a broad overview of the development of educational policy for schools in England and Wales since Margaret Thatcher’s Conservative administration took office in 1979. It reviews the separate strands of education policy as it relates to curriculum, equal…

    Paperback – 2019-06-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • 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 – 2019-06-13
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

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