Education: Education Studies

  • Intermediality: Teachers' Handbook Of Critical Media Literacy book cover


    Teachers' Handbook Of Critical Media Literacy, 1st Edition

    By Ladislaus Semali, Ann Watts Pailliotet

    With the ever-growing proliferation of electronic and other popular media, the complexity of relationship between what students see and hear, what they believe and how they interact with one another underscores now, more than ever, the need for across-the-curriculum teaching of critical thinking,…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • Hannah Arendt And Education: Renewing Our Common World book cover

    Hannah Arendt And Education

    Renewing Our Common World, 1st Edition

    By Mordechai Gordon

    Hannah Arendt And Education: Renewing Our Common World is the first book to bring together a collection of essays on Hannah Arendt and education. The contributors contend that Arendt offers a unique perspective, one which enhances the liberal and critical traditions' call for transforming education…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • Giving Kids The Business: The Commercialization Of America's Schools book cover

    Giving Kids The Business

    The Commercialization Of America's Schools, 1st Edition

    By Alex Molnar

    The commercialization of public education is upon us. With much fanfare and plenty of controversy, plans to cash in on our public schools are popping up all over the country. Educator and award-winning commentator Alex Molnar has written the first book to both document the commercial invasion of…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • Charting Chicago School Reform: Democratic Localism As A Lever For Change book cover

    Charting Chicago School Reform

    Democratic Localism As A Lever For Change, 1st Edition

    By Anthony Bryk, Penny Bender Sebring, David Kerbow, Sharon Rollow, John Easton

    In 1989, Chicago began an experiment with radical decentralization of power and authority. This book tells the story of what happened to Chicago's elementary schools in the first four years of this reform. Implicit in this reform is the theory that expanded local democratic participation would…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • Children, Schools, And Inequality book cover

    Children, Schools, And Inequality

    1st Edition

    By Doris R Entwisle, Karl Len Alexander, Linda Steffel Olson

    Educational sociologists have paid relatively little attention to children in middle childhood (ages 6 to 12), whereas developmental psychologists have emphasized factors internal to the child much more than the social contexts in explaining children's development. Children, Schools, and Inequality…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • World Yearbook of Education 1990: Assessment & Evaluation book cover

    World Yearbook of Education 1990

    Assessment & Evaluation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Bell, Duncan Harris

    First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2019-08-21
    World Yearbook of Education

  • Expect Miracles: Charter Schools And The Politics Of Hope And Despair book cover

    Expect Miracles

    Charter Schools And The Politics Of Hope And Despair, 1st Edition

    By Peter Cookson, Kristina Berger, Peter W. Cookson Jr

    Charter schools are the most significant educational experiment in the last two decades. In Expect Miracles, Peter W. Cookson, Jr. and Kristina Berger focus on the current trend toward deregulation in public education. The issue of deregulation is of critical importance because the spirit of…

    Hardback – 2019-08-19

  • Successful Failure: The School America Builds book cover

    Successful Failure

    The School America Builds, 1st Edition

    By Herne Varenne, Ray Mcdermott

    In this controversial work, Herv arenne and Ray McDermott explore education as cultural phenomenon?a construct of artifice and reality we impose upon ourselves. The authors discuss in five case studies how the American education system defines and measures success and failure, why there is…

    Hardback – 2019-08-19

  • Education and Social Change: Contours in the History of American Schooling book cover

    Education and Social Change

    Contours in the History of American Schooling, 6th Edition

    By John L. Rury

    This brief, interpretive history of American schooling focuses on the evolving relationship between education and social change. Like its predecessors, this new edition investigates the impact of social forces such as industrialization, urbanization, immigration, and cultural conflict on the…

    Paperback – 2019-08-14

  • 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 – 2019-07-31
    Routledge Revivals

  • Partnership and Powerful Teacher Education: Growth and Challenge in an Urban Neighborhood Program book cover

    Partnership and Powerful Teacher Education

    Growth and Challenge in an Urban Neighborhood Program, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tom Del Prete

    This collaborative volume offers an in-depth portrait and valuable reference for the development of clinical or school-embedded partnerships in teacher preparation by drawing on the decades-long partnership between a university and set of schools in an urban neighborhood. In the midst of a national…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31

  • Education and the Public Sphere: Exploring the Structures of Mediation in Post-Colonial India book cover

    Education and the Public Sphere

    Exploring the Structures of Mediation in Post-Colonial India, 1st Edition

    Edited by Suresh Babu G.S

    Education and the Public Sphere conceptually and empirically investigates and unfolds several complexities embedded in the educational system in India by exploring it as a site of transforming the public sphere. Bringing together a range of contributions from education and the social sciences, this…

    Hardback – 2019-07-30
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

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