Education: Education Studies

  • Educational Ills and the (Im)possibility of Utopia book cover

    Educational Ills and the (Im)possibility of Utopia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joff Bradley

    As a bold provocation to reimagine what the philosophy of education might mean in the 21st century, this book responds to the exhaustion of present theoretical models and indeed the degradation of fabulative thought in its current prospectus. The contributors, from Asia, the Americas, and Europe,…

    Hardback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge
    Educational Philosophy and Theory

  • Teaching and Learning in the Effective School book cover

    Teaching and Learning in the Effective School

    1st Edition

    By Alma Harris

    First published in 1999, this volume attempts to draw the literature on school effectiveness and teacher effectiveness together in one volume. Its central tenet is that classroom effectiveness is central to school effectiveness and that there is much to be gained from integrating the literature on…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Strategies for Postsecondary Education book cover

    Strategies for Postsecondary Education

    1st Edition

    By Peter Scott

    Originally published in 1975, Strategies for Postsecondary Education looks at how postsecondary education absorbs an increasing proportion of education budgets in developed countries. The book analyses the inequalities in the American postsecondary education system and compares its performance with…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • Forming the Academic Profession in East Asia: A Comparative Analysis book cover

    Forming the Academic Profession in East Asia

    A Comparative Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Terri Kim

    Originally published in 2001, Forming the Academic Profession in East Asia, examines the changing shape of the academic profession in South Korea, Malaysia and Singapore since the colonial period, and as a reflection of both the inherited models of higher education and their redefinition after the…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • Accountability in Higher Education book cover

    Accountability in Higher Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Sheldrake, Russell Linke

    Originally published in 1979 Accountability in Higher Education contains the first comprehensive analysis of accountability in Australian higher education. The contributors systematically examine organisation and practice in the Australian higher education system, major issues relating to the…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • The Experience of Higher Education book cover

    The Experience of Higher Education

    1st Edition

    By Peter Marris

    Originally published in 1964 The Experience of Higher Education reports the findings of about 400 intensive interviews with final year undergraduates at three universities – Cambridge, Leeds and Southampton – and a College of Advanced Technology in London. The discussion concentrates upon the aims…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • Anarchy and Culture: The Problem of the Contemporary University book cover

    Anarchy and Culture

    The Problem of the Contemporary University, 1st Edition

    By David Martin

    Originally published in 1969, Anarchy and Culture both documents and describes the influence of the student and academic in the case of revolution and protest within the university. The book looks at the theory behind the culture of revolution within the contemporary university and comments upon…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • Realizing Qualitative Research into Higher Education book cover

    Realizing Qualitative Research into Higher Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Craig Prichard, Paul Trowler

    Originally published in 2003 Realizing Qualitative Research into Higher Education, looks at how qualitative research in broad terms, confronts the question of the researcher's involvement in the production of knowledge. However, the method adopted even in highly positivist qualitative work has a…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • How They Fared: The Impact of the Comprehensive School Upon the University book cover

    How They Fared

    The Impact of the Comprehensive School Upon the University, 1st Edition

    By Guy Neave

    Originally published in 1975 How They Fared looks at some of the effects of ‘going comprehensive’. The book's investigation provides information about the inflow of students from comprehensive schools. In what way do these students differ from their fellows from selective establishments? What…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • Restructuring Universities: Politics and Power in the Management of Change book cover

    Restructuring Universities

    Politics and Power in the Management of Change, 1st Edition

    By Geoffrey Walford

    Originally published in 1987 Restructuring Universities uses Aston University as a case study of the internal restructuring taking place in universities. Aston lost one third of its funding in 1981 and was told to reduce its student numbers by one fifth within three years. The university has a…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • The Creation of the Local Authority Sector of Higher Education book cover

    The Creation of the Local Authority Sector of Higher Education

    1st Edition

    By Paul R Sharp

    Originally published in 1987, The Creation of Local Authority Sector of Higher Education is a macro-analysis of the creation and development of the local authority sector of higher education from the early 1960s to the 1980s. It is a political/administrative study of educational policy-making and…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • The New University book cover

    The New University

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Lawlor

    Originally published in 1968 The New University is a collection of essays dealing with problems and opportunities of university development in our time. The main focus is upon the universities of the United Kingdom, but there are also accounts of American and Commonwealth Discussion and experiment.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

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