Education: History of Education

  • Education in the Age of the Screen: Possibilities and Transformations in Technology book cover

    Education in the Age of the Screen

    Possibilities and Transformations in Technology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nancy Vansieleghem, Joris Vlieghe, Manuel Zahn

    This edited volume brings together experts from across the field of education to explore how traditional pedagogic and didactic forms and processes are changing, or even disappearing, as a result of new technologies being used for education and learning. Considering the use, opportunites and…

    Hardback – 2019-08-02
    Routledge
    Theorizing Education

  • 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
    Routledge Revivals

  • Post-Recession Community College Reform: A Decade of Experimentation book cover

    Post-Recession Community College Reform

    A Decade of Experimentation, 1st Edition

    By Chet Jordan, Anthony Picciano

    The book analyses and evaluates several key community college reform programs that emerged after the Recession of 2008 and as a result of major initiatives in California, New York, Tennessee, Florida, Connecticut and Wisconsin. Because of the economic downturn in the early 21st Century, an…

    Hardback – 2019-07-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • The Rise of Academic Architectural Education: The origins and enduring influence of the Académie d’Architecture book cover

    The Rise of Academic Architectural Education

    The origins and enduring influence of the Académie d’Architecture, 1st Edition

    By Alexander Griffin

    Academic architectural education started with the inauguration of the Académie d'Architecture on 3 December 1671 in France. It was the first institution to be devoted solely to the study of architecture, and its school was the first dedicated to the explicit training of architectural students. The…

    Hardback – 2019-07-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architectural History

  • North American Scholars of Comparative Education: Examining the Work and Influence of Notable 20th Century Comparativists book cover

    North American Scholars of Comparative Education

    Examining the Work and Influence of Notable 20th Century Comparativists, 1st Edition

    Edited by Erwin H. Epstein

    This book brings together fifteen comprehensive studies of significant North American scholars of comparative education from the 20th century. Providing relevant biographical detail, chapters analyse each scholar’s approach to comparative education and their on-going influences on the field.…

    Hardback – 2019-07-19
    Routledge
    Oxford Studies in Comparative Education

  • A People’s History of American Higher Education book cover

    A People’s History of American Higher Education

    1st Edition

    By Philo A. Hutcheson

    This pathbreaking textbook addresses key issues which have often been condemned to exceptions and footnotes—if not ignored completely—in historical considerations of U.S. higher education; particularly race, ethnicity, gender, and class. Organized thematically, this book builds from the ground up,…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge
    Core Concepts in Higher Education

  • Key Concepts in Curriculum Studies: Perspectives on the Fundamentals book cover

    Key Concepts in Curriculum Studies

    Perspectives on the Fundamentals, 1st Edition

    Edited by Judy Wearing, Marcea Ingersoll, Christopher DeLuca, Benjamin Bolden, Holly Ogden, Theodore Michael Christou

    Offering an accessible entry into curriculum theory, this book defines and contextualizes key concepts for novice and experienced students. Leading scholars in curriculum studies provide short anchor texts that introduce, define, and situate contemporary curriculum theory constructs. Each anchor…

    Paperback – 2019-07-06
    Routledge

  • World Yearbook of Education 2018: Uneven Space-Times of Education: Historical Sociologies of Concepts, Methods and Practices book cover

    World Yearbook of Education 2018

    Uneven Space-Times of Education: Historical Sociologies of Concepts, Methods and Practices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julie McLeod, Noah W. Sobe, Terri Seddon

    This latest volume in the World Yearbook of Education Series considers changing space-times of education by asking how they become unevenly textured as our worlds globalise, horizons shift and familiar points of reference melt and are remade. Acknowledging the reach of economic and cultural change,…

    Paperback – 2019-07-05
    Routledge

  • American Education book cover

    American Education

    19th Edition

    By Joel Spring

    Featuring current information and challenging perspectives on the latest issues and forces shaping the American educational system—with scholarship that is often cited as a primary source—Joel Spring introduces readers to the historical, political, social, and legal foundations of education and to…

    Paperback – 2019-07-01
    Routledge
    Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

  • Problems of Chinese Education book cover

    Problems of Chinese Education

    1st Edition

    By Victor Purcell

    The aim of this book, first published in 1936, was to give a complete conspectus of Chinese education at the time. It succeeds in this, describing entirely a period when China had abandoned an age-old system of literary education in favour of one derived from the West. However, the sponsors of the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education in Asia

  • Chinese Education: Problems, Policies, and Prospects book cover

    Chinese Education

    Problems, Policies, and Prospects, 1st Edition

    By Irving Epstein

    This book, first published in 1991, is concerned with educational change. It seeks to place Chinese educational policies within the broader social context of Chinese development and modernisation imperatives by analysing issues germane to specific educational structures and sectors. At the same…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education in Asia

  • China's Education and the Industrialised World: Studies in Cultural Transfer book cover

    China's Education and the Industrialised World

    Studies in Cultural Transfer, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ruth Hayhoe, Marianne Bastid

    This book, first published in 1987, studies the practical and intellectual import of China's educational relations with the industrialised West, the Soviet Union and Japan. On the practical level, it provides a broad historical and philosophical context within which the possibilities and dangers…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education in Asia

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