Education: History of Education

  • Storying the Public Intellectual: Commentaries on the Impact and Influence of the Work of Ivor Goodson book cover

    Storying the Public Intellectual

    Commentaries on the Impact and Influence of the Work of Ivor Goodson, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pat Sikes, Yvonne Novakovic

    Storying the Public Intellectual: Commentaries on the Impact and Influence of the Work of Ivor Goodson offers a critcal commentary on Goodson’s work that avoids hagiography whilst recognising the global reach of his scholarship. With contributors from around the world, those who have collaborated…

    Hardback – 2019-10-23
    Routledge

  • Rural Education (1991): Issues and Practice book cover

    Rural Education (1991)

    Issues and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Deyoung Alan

    Originally published in 1991, essays discuss and analyse rural schooling in its historical, social, and political contexts as well as its educational mission. Collections covering rural education in the United States are relatively rare, particularly texts that focus on available research…

    Paperback – 2019-10-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Life in School: The Sociology of Pupil Culture book cover

    Life in School

    The Sociology of Pupil Culture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Martyn Hammersley, Peter Woods

    There can be little doubt that pupils’ own interpretations of what happens in their schools represent a crucial link in the educational chain. We need to understand how pupils respond to different forms of pedagogy and school organization, and why they respond in the ways they do, in order to…

    Hardback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Changing Schools: Pupil Perspectives on Transfer to a Comprehensive book cover

    Changing Schools

    Pupil Perspectives on Transfer to a Comprehensive, 1st Edition

    By Lynda Measor, Peter Woods

    Changing schools at 11 or 12+ is a critical, often traumatic event in a pupil’s career. Earlier studies had looked at this transitional stage from the schools’ point of view, in the light of institutional aims and objectives. Originally published in 1984, this richly detailed and readable study…

    Hardback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Classrooms and Staffrooms: The Sociology of Teachers and Teaching book cover

    Classrooms and Staffrooms

    The Sociology of Teachers and Teaching, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andy Hargreaves, Peter Woods

    Originally published in 1984, the articles presented here explore such matters as how teachers maintain order, how they treat their pupils and how they cope with pressure; they examine the ways in which teachers relate to their colleagues, what goes on in staffrooms, how they engage in educational…

    Hardback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Schools, Parents and Governors: A New Approach to Accountability book cover

    Schools, Parents and Governors

    A New Approach to Accountability, 1st Edition

    By Joan Sallis

    Originally published in 1988, this book was an up to the minute account of the way in which recent government initiatives, including the 1986 Act, would affect accountability and the quest for greater partnership between schools and parents. It pinpoints the central issues of the current debates at…

    Hardback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Residential Schools and Indigenous Peoples: From Genocide via Education to the Possibilities for Processes of Truth, Restitution, Reconciliation, and Reclamation book cover

    Residential Schools and Indigenous Peoples

    From Genocide via Education to the Possibilities for Processes of Truth, Restitution, Reconciliation, and Reclamation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen James Minton

    Residential Schools and Indigenous Peoples provides an extended multi-country focus on the transnational phenomenon of genocide of Indigenous peoples through residential schooling. It analyses how such abusive systems were legitimised and positioned as benevolent during the late nineteenth century…

    Hardback – 2019-10-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • Susan Isaacs: The First Biography book cover

    Susan Isaacs

    The First Biography, 1st Edition

    By D.E.M. Gardner

    Originally published in 1969, this is the first biography of Susan Isaacs, the first attempt to estimate her incalculable contribution to the theory and practice of the education of young children. As a pioneer of new teaching methods, Susan Isaacs will be remembered mainly for her work at the…

    Paperback – 2019-10-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Psychology of Education

  • Beyond Macaulay: Education in India, 1780–1860 book cover

    Beyond Macaulay

    Education in India, 1780–1860, 1st Edition

    By Parimala V. Rao

    Beyond Macaulay provides a radical and comprehensive history of Indian education in the early colonial era — from the establishment of the Calcutta Madrasa in 1780 until the end of the East India Company’s rule and the beginning of the administration by the crown in 1860. The book challenges the…

    Hardback – 2019-10-08
    Routledge India

  • A History of Islamic Schooling in North America: Mapping Growth and Evolution book cover

    A History of Islamic Schooling in North America

    Mapping Growth and Evolution, 1st Edition

    By Nadeem A. Memon

    This insightful text challenges popular belief that faith-based Islamic schools isolate Muslim learners, impose dogmatic religious views, and disregard academic excellence. This book attempts to paint a starkly different picture. Grounded in the premise that not all Islamic schools are the same,…

    Hardback – 2019-10-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Religion and Education

  • Oral History, Education, and Justice: Possibilities and Limitations for Redress and Reconciliation book cover

    Oral History, Education, and Justice

    Possibilities and Limitations for Redress and Reconciliation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kristina R. Llewellyn, Nicholas Ng-A-Fook

    This book addresses oral history as a form of education for redress and reconciliation. It provides scholarship that troubles both the possibilities and limitations of oral history in relation to the pedagogical and curricular redress of historical harms. Contributing authors compel the reader to…

    Hardback – 2019-09-30
    Routledge

  • Colonial Education in India 1781–1945 book cover

    Colonial Education in India 1781–1945

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pramod K. Nayar

    This 5 volume set tracks the various legal, administrative and social documentation on the progress of Indian education from 1780 to 1947. The documents not only map a cultural history of English education in India, but capture the debates in and around each of these domains through&…

    Hardback – 2019-09-20
    Routledge

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