Education: History of Education

  • Women in Primary Teaching: Career Contexts and Strategies book cover

    Women in Primary Teaching

    Career Contexts and Strategies, 1st Edition

    By Julia Evetts

    Originally published in 1990. This study investigates the experiences of women in primary teaching and examines the levels of promotion achieved by men and women in the profession. Using extracts from women’s accounts of their own career histories, Women in Primary Teaching analyses both the…

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  • The Boys' Grammar School: To-day and To-morrow book cover

    The Boys' Grammar School

    To-day and To-morrow, 1st Edition

    By H. Davies

    Originally published in 1945. This book is concerned with the secondary school as it developed since the 1902 Education Act. The author points out the strengths and weaknesses and makes suggestions for their improvement. Chapters are devoted to School Certificate, Religion in Education, Curriculum…

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  • Mixed or Single-sex School?: A Research Study in Pupil-Teacher Relationships book cover

    Mixed or Single-sex School?

    A Research Study in Pupil-Teacher Relationships, 1st Edition

    By R. R. Dale

    Originally published in 1969. This is the first volume in a trilogy which compares co-educational and single-sex schools. The study is based on the results of over twenty years’ experience among teachers and pupils and examines in detail the differences between the two types of school. This volume…

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  • Mixed or Single-sex School? Volume 2: Some Social Aspects book cover

    Mixed or Single-sex School? Volume 2

    Some Social Aspects, 1st Edition

    By R. R. Dale

    Originally published in 1971. This second volume in this three-part set examines specific aspects of social relationships within the school and demonstrates that co-educational and single-sex schools are fundamentally different communities. These volumes examine in detail the social and…

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  • Mixed or Single-sex School? Volume 3: Attainment, Attitudes and Overview book cover

    Mixed or Single-sex School? Volume 3

    Attainment, Attitudes and Overview, 1st Edition

    By R. R. Dale

    Originally published in 1974. This final volume in the trilogy is concerned primarily with comparing the academic progress made by pupils of near-equal ability in the two types of school. It considers attainment in different subjects but also attitudes to different subjects and then follows up with…

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  • Gender and the Politics of Schooling book cover

    Gender and the Politics of Schooling

    1st Edition

    Edited by Madeleine Arnot, Gaby Weiner

    Originally published in 1987. The perspectives, research methods and strategies adopted by researchers and teachers to investigate gender and education have been diverse and contradictory. This book provides an overview of developments and analyses the range of policy responses to the issues of sex…

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  • Gender Under Scrutiny: New Inquiries in Education book cover

    Gender Under Scrutiny

    New Inquiries in Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gaby Weiner, Madeleine Arnot

    Originally published in 1987. This book addresses a reappraisal of the processes of gender development and its social and educational consequences. It provides examples of key research topics and methods used for the exploration of gender and education and suggests direction for further inquiry.…

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  • Educating Girls: Practice and Research book cover

    Educating Girls

    Practice and Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gilah C. Leder, Shirley N. Sampson

    Originally published in 1989. This book addresses a number of issues integral to the education of girls in Australia. Among these are: teacher practices inside and outside the classroom, co-education versus single-sex schooling, curriculum design, students’ self-esteem and long-term aspirations.…

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  • Teaching Gender?: Sex Education and Sexual Stereotypes book cover

    Teaching Gender?

    Sex Education and Sexual Stereotypes, 1st Edition

    By Tricia Szirom

    Originally published in 1988. This book provides a unique perspective on the creation of gender and the way in which sex education programs in schools contribute to this. Through a series of conversations with young people, a picture is developed of the way in which young women and young men view…

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  • Educating Immigrants book cover

    Educating Immigrants

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joti Bhatnagar

    Originally published in 1981. Immigrant children often have significant ethnic, linguistic and cultural differences from children of the host country and require special teaching arrangements. This book is a country-by-country survey of this problem. Each chapter begins by examining the general…

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    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Multiculturalism

  • Teaching in a Multicultural Society: The Task for Teacher Education book cover

    Teaching in a Multicultural Society

    The Task for Teacher Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maurice Craft

    Originally published in 1981. This book authoritatively and comprehensively documents the extent of the response to the changing responsibilities of initial and in-service teacher education in a multicultural society. It look at provisions and perceptions of need and indicates future avenues…

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  • The Education of Immigrant Children: A Social-Psychological Introduction book cover

    The Education of Immigrant Children

    A Social-Psychological Introduction, 1st Edition

    By A. J. Cropley

    Originally published in 1983. This book concentrates on the psychological factors within immigrants and on the importance of these for relations with locals and for education. It argues that immigrants experience a state of estrangement from both their own societies and from the receiving society.…

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