Education: Education Policy & Politics

  • China's Schools in Flux: Report by the State Education Leaders Delegation, National Committee on United States-China Relations book cover

    China's Schools in Flux

    Report by the State Education Leaders Delegation, National Committee on United States-China Relations, 1st Edition

    By Ronald Montaperto, Jay Henderson

    This book, first published in 1979, is the detailed study that arose from the visit of the US State Education Leaders Delegation to China in 1977. This visit observed and discussed the new directions in China's schools; the delegation was led by one of America's foremost philosophers of education,…

    Paperback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education in Asia

  • Education in Japan: A Source Book book cover

    Education in Japan

    A Source Book, 1st Edition

    By Edward R. Beauchamp, Richard Rubinger

    This book, first published in 1989, includes essays on a number of the most important topics in Japanese education as well as the highly selected, and annotated, bibliographies. It is the editors' belief that understanding educational matters requires insight into the historical context, and have…

    Paperback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education in Asia

  • Education in the People's Republic of China, Past and Present: An Annotated Bibliography book cover

    Education in the People's Republic of China, Past and Present

    An Annotated Bibliography, 1st Edition

    By Franklin Parker, Betty June Parker

    The 3,053 entries in this work, first published in 1986, comprise the compliers' attempt at a comprehensive annotated bibliography of the most useful locatable books, monographs, pamphlets, regularly and occasionally issued serials, scholarly papers, and selected newspaper accounts dealing in a…

    Paperback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education in Asia

  • Women, Education and Development in Asia: Cross-National Perspectives book cover

    Women, Education and Development in Asia

    Cross-National Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Grace C.L. Mak

    This reissue (1996) examines four interrelated aspects of schooling for women in ten Asian countries: the development experience of a country and how it affects education and women’s status; the types of educational opportunities available to women; if the greater exposure to education results in…

    Paperback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education in Asia

  • Secular and Spiritual Values: Grounds for Hope in Education book cover

    Secular and Spiritual Values

    Grounds for Hope in Education, 1st Edition

    By Dudley Plunkett

    Originally published in 1990, educational debate in the western world was dominated by pragmatic, utilitarian values. The prevailing assumption was that education should be geared towards fitting people into the world of work. Dudley Plunkett broke new ground in this debate by seeking to reconcile…

    Paperback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Routledge Handbook of Education in India: Debates, Practices, and Policies book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Education in India

    Debates, Practices, and Policies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Krishna Kumar

    This comprehensive handbook introduces the reader to the education system in India in terms of its structural features, its relations with society and culture, and the debates that have shaped present-day policy ethos. Expert scholars provide a lucid analysis of complex themes such as the equal…

    Paperback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge India

  • Higher Education, Public Good and Markets book cover

    Higher Education, Public Good and Markets

    1st Edition

    By Jandhyala B. G. Tilak

    This book critically examines some of the major trends in the development of higher education. It demonstrates how in the context of liberalisation, globalisation and marketisation, the crisis in higher education has assumed different dimensions in all advanced and emerging societies. The author…

    Paperback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge India

  • Handbook of Research on School Choice book cover

    Handbook of Research on School Choice

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Mark Berends, Ann Primus, Matthew G. Springer

    Updated to reflect the latest developments and increasing scope of school-based options, the second edition of the Handbook of Research on School Choice makes readily available the most rigorous and policy-relevant research on K-12 school choice. This comprehensive research handbook begins with…

    Paperback – 2019-07-09 
    Routledge

  • Place, Race, and Identity Formation: Autobiographical Intersections in a Curriculum Theorist's Daily Life book cover

    Place, Race, and Identity Formation

    Autobiographical Intersections in a Curriculum Theorist's Daily Life, 1st Edition

    By Ed Douglas McKnight

    In this work of curriculum theory, Ed Douglas McKnight addresses and explores the intersections between place (with specific discussion of Kincheloe’s and Pinar’s conceptualization of place and identity) and race (specifically Winthrop Jordan’s historical analysis of race as an Anglo-European…

    Paperback – 2019-07-09 
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  • A Political Sociology of Educational Knowledge: Studies of Exclusions and Difference book cover

    A Political Sociology of Educational Knowledge

    Studies of Exclusions and Difference, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas A. Popkewitz, Jennifer Diaz, Christopher Kirchgasler

    Bringing together the sociology of knowledge, cultural studies, and post-foundational and historical approaches, this book asks what schooling does, and what are its limits and dangers. The focus is on how the systems of reason that govern schooling embody historically generated rules and standards…

    Paperback – 2019-07-08 
    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

  • Crisis, Austerity, and New Frameworks for Teaching and Learning: A Pedagogy of Hope for Contemporary Greek Education book cover

    Crisis, Austerity, and New Frameworks for Teaching and Learning

    A Pedagogy of Hope for Contemporary Greek Education, 1st Edition

    By Maria Chalari

    This book attempts to examine the educational consequences of the recent social and economic situation in Greece, and it explores—on a general level—new possibilities for teaching and learning at times of national crisis. Using Greece as an exemplary case, Maria Chalari demonstrates how the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Education, Neoliberalism, and Marxism

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