Education: History of Education

  • Education and the State: International perspectives on a changing relationship book cover

    Education and the State

    International perspectives on a changing relationship, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carla Aubry, Michael Geiss, Veronika Magyar-Haas, Jürgen Oelkers

    In most countries in the world, school education is the business of the state. Even if forms and functions differ, the imparting of elementary knowledge is universally regarded as a public function. Yet this is neither self-evident nor self-explanatory. The degree of involvement of state agencies…

    Paperback – 2016-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • Blair's Educational Legacy? book cover

    Blair's Educational Legacy?

    1st Edition

    Edited by Geoffrey Walford

    The United Kingdom General Election on 1st May 1997 gave a landslide victory to a re-vitalised Labour Party. Tony Blair became Prime Minister with a huge Commons majority of 179 over all other parties. Such a majority meant that extensive changes of policy could be implemented with little effective…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18
    Routledge

  • Parallels and Responses to Curricular Innovation: The Possibilities of Posthumanistic Education book cover

    Parallels and Responses to Curricular Innovation

    The Possibilities of Posthumanistic Education, 1st Edition

    By Brad Petitfils

    This volume explores two radical shifts in history and subsequent responses in curricular spaces: the move from oral to print culture during the transition between the 15th and 16th centuries and the rise of the Jesuits, and the move from print to digital culture during the transition between the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Pedagogy, Praxis and Purpose in Education book cover

    Pedagogy, Praxis and Purpose in Education

    1st Edition

    By C.M. Mulcahy, D.E. Mulcahy, D.G. Mulcahy

    Recent years have shown the growth of federal legislation and programs having a profound impact on educational policy and practice, and a decline in reliance on broadly based educational justifications. Paralleling this development has been the emergence of well-endowed and influential private…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education Policy and Politics

  • Educational Experience as Lived: Knowledge, History, Alterity: The Selected Works of William F. Pinar book cover

    Educational Experience as Lived: Knowledge, History, Alterity

    The Selected Works of William F. Pinar, 1st Edition

    By William F. Pinar

    In this volume, Pinar enacts his theory of curriculum, detailing the relations among knowledge, history, and alterity. The introduction is Pinar’s intellectual life history, naming the contributions he has made to understanding educational experience. Study is the center of educational experience,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18
    Routledge
    World Library of Educationalists

  • Educational Administration and Leadership: Theoretical Foundations book cover

    Educational Administration and Leadership

    Theoretical Foundations, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Burgess, Paul Newton

    This volume provides diverse perspectives and paradigms in educational administration and leadership. Focusing on particular philosophical and theoretical schools of thought, it traces the contemporary history of debates in the field while also exploring emerging, non-traditional schools for…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18
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    Routledge Research in Educational Leadership

  • The Origins of Higher Learning: Knowledge networks and the early development of universities book cover

    The Origins of Higher Learning

    Knowledge networks and the early development of universities, 1st Edition

    By Roy Lowe, Yoshihito Yasuhara

    Higher education has become a worldwide phenomenon where students now travel internationally to pursue courses and careers, not simply as a global enterprise, but as a network of worldwide interconnections. The Origins of Higher Learning: Knowledge networks and the early development of universities…

    Paperback – 2016-10-12
    Routledge

  • Designing Schools: Space, Place and Pedagogy book cover

    Designing Schools

    Space, Place and Pedagogy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kate Darian-Smith, Julie Willis

    Designing Schools explores the close connections between the design of school buildings and educational practices throughout the twentieth century to today. Through international cases studies that span the Americas, Europe, Africa and Australia, this volume examines historical innovations in…

    Paperback – 2016-09-15
    Routledge

  • Educational Administration and History: The state of the field book cover

    Educational Administration and History

    The state of the field, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tanya Fitzgerald, Helen Gunter

    In the past 40 years there have been a number of significant developments across the fields of educational administration and history. In this volume, the authors have selected a number of key issues to illustrate and trace these changes. The seven articles by leading scholars in the field offer an…

    Paperback – 2016-08-04
    Routledge

  • Women, Educational Policy-Making and Administration in England: Authoritative Women Since 1800 book cover

    Women, Educational Policy-Making and Administration in England

    Authoritative Women Since 1800, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joyce Goodman, Sylvia Harrop

    The role of women in policy-making has been largely neglected in conventional social and political histories. This book opens up this field of study, taking the example of women in education as its focus. It examines the work, attitudes, actions and philosophies of women who played a part in…

    Paperback – 2016-05-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and History

  • The Critical Turn in Education: From Marxist Critique to Poststructuralist Feminism to Critical Theories of Race book cover

    The Critical Turn in Education

    From Marxist Critique to Poststructuralist Feminism to Critical Theories of Race, 1st Edition

    By Isaac Gottesman

    The Critical Turn in Education traces the historical emergence and development of critical theories in the field of education, from the introduction of Marxist and other radical social theories in the 1960s to the contemporary critical landscape. The book begins by tracing the first waves of…

    Paperback – 2016-03-25
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    Critical Social Thought

  • Education, Childhood and Anarchism: Talking Colin Ward book cover

    Education, Childhood and Anarchism

    Talking Colin Ward, 1st Edition

    Edited by Catherine Burke, Ken Jones

    As one of Britain's most original thinkers and writers Colin Ward wrote extensively about positive and practical examples from the past and present of the anarchist spirit or the 'social principle' in everyday life. This volume is the first scholarly work dedicated to examining the significance of…

    Paperback – 2016-03-03
    Routledge

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