Education: Education Politics

  • Education State and Crisis: A Marxist Perspective book cover

    Education State and Crisis

    A Marxist Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Madan Sarup

    First published in 1982, this work is a critical survey of contemporary educational debates and themes which took on new urgency and importance at the time. In particular, it explores the problematic nature of ‘progressive education’ and ‘discipline’; the changes in the labour process and youth…

    Paperback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Education

  • Teaching Under Attack book cover

    Teaching Under Attack

    1st Edition

    By Walter Roy

    First published in 1983, Teaching Under Attack examines the nature and direction of the attack on the education service, and on the teaching profession in particular. It examines the effects of cuts on UK schools and also considers how far the activities of teachers’ unions can counteract such…

    Paperback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Education

  • Culture, Education and the State book cover

    Culture, Education and the State

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael D. Stephens

    First published in 1988, this book is built around the trio of interrelated themes of ‘The State’, ‘Culture’, and ‘Education’. The essays look at a variety of institutions, including the BBC, The British Library and the Arts Council, and discuss the educational roles that they adopt and how they…

    Paperback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Education

  • A Lesson For Us All: The Making of the National Curriculum book cover

    A Lesson For Us All

    The Making of the National Curriculum, 1st Edition

    By Duncan Graham, David Tytler

    Originally published in 1993. "A Lesson for Us All" tells of the intrigue and pressures that surrounded the introduction of the National Curriculum, the most sweeping educational reform since 1944, and examines the roles of three education secretaries: Kenneth Baker, John MacGregor and Kenneth…

    Hardback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Curriculum

  • Radical Educators Rearticulating Education and Social Change: Teacher Agency and Resistance, Early 20th Century to the Present book cover

    Radical Educators Rearticulating Education and Social Change

    Teacher Agency and Resistance, Early 20th Century to the Present, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer Gale de Saxe, Tina Y. Gourd

    This book is a collection of six case studies of teacher agency in action, centering on voices of educators who engaged in activist work throughout the history of education in the US. Through a lens of teacher agency and resistance, chapter authors explore the stories of individual educators to…

    Hardback – 2018-09-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Biosocial Education: The Social and Biological Entanglements of Learning book cover

    Biosocial Education

    The Social and Biological Entanglements of Learning, 1st Edition

    By Deborah Youdell, Martin R. Lindley

    In this groundbreaking text, Youdell and Lindley bring together cutting-edge research from the fields of biology and social science to explore the complex interactions between the diverse processes which impact on education and learning. Transforming the way we think about our students, our…

    Paperback – 2018-08-24
    Routledge

  • Neoliberalism, Cities and Education in the Global South and North book cover

    Neoliberalism, Cities and Education in the Global South and North

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kalervo N. Gulson, Thomas C. Pedroni

    Across the world, cities are being reshaped in myriad ways by neoliberal forms of globalization, a process of urban restructuring with significant implications for educational policy and practices. The chapters in this collection speak to two complementary but analytically distinguishable aspects…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • What’s Transgressive about Trans* Studies in Education Now? book cover

    What’s Transgressive about Trans* Studies in Education Now?

    1st Edition

    Edited by Z Nicolazzo

    During the past few years, a nascent body of theoretical, conceptual, and empirical research in the field of higher education has emerged regarding transgender students, faculty, and staff. An exciting trend among some of this work is the use of critical and poststructural paradigms, data…

    Hardback – 2018-06-26
    Routledge

  • Curriculum as Contestation book cover

    Curriculum as Contestation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Suellen Shay, Tai L. Peseta

    In 2015 a social movement swept across the South African higher education sector fuelled by the anger of the ‘born free’ generation, the students born into post-apartheid South Africa. The movement found solidarity in other parts of the globe where the past decade has witnessed the rise of student…

    Hardback – 2018-06-13
    Routledge

  • Gender and Sexuality in Education and Health: Advocating for Equity and Social Justice book cover

    Gender and Sexuality in Education and Health

    Advocating for Equity and Social Justice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jacqueline Ullman, Tania Ferfolja

    Highlighting the voices less commonly showcased to the public – voices of young people, parents, and social and health practitioners – this book comments on gender and sexuality in the contexts of formal and informal education, peer cultures and non-conformity, social sustainability and equal…

    Hardback – 2018-06-13
    Routledge

  • Finding Our Way Home: Women's Accounts of Being Sent to Boarding School book cover

    Finding Our Way Home

    Women's Accounts of Being Sent to Boarding School, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nikki Simpson

    Finding Our Way Home: Women’s Accounts of Being Sent to Boarding School shares the personal stories of sixteen women, all of whom were sent away to board at an early age. Their accounts delve into the depths of long suppressed emotions and feelings, and the lifelong impact that the early separation…

    Paperback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge

  • Neoliberalism, Gender and Education Work book cover

    Neoliberalism, Gender and Education Work

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah A. Robert, Heidi Pitzer, Ana Luisa Muñoz García

    How does neoliberalism in the education field shape who teachers are and what they can be? What are the effects of neoliberal logic on students? How is gender at the core of what it means to teach and learn in neoliberal educational institutions? Neoliberalism, Gender and Education Work examines…

    Hardback – 2018-06-05
    Routledge

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