Education: History of Education

  • Generational Identity, Educational Change, and School Leadership book cover

    Generational Identity, Educational Change, and School Leadership

    1st Edition

    By Corrie Stone-Johnson

    Generational identity plays a large role in how teachers view educational change and school reform. Teachers of the Boomer generation, an era characterized by optimism and innovation, tend to be more resistant to change than those of Generation X, for whom standardization represents the norm, not a…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Educational Leadership

  • An Introduction to the History of Education in Modern Egpyt book cover

    An Introduction to the History of Education in Modern Egpyt

    1st Edition

    By J. Heyworth-Dunne

    First published in 1968, An Introduction to the History of Education in Modern Egypt collects all available sources, Eastern and Western, printed and manuscript, in order to give as full an account as possible of all the education reforms undertaken in Egypt. It covers topics including the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Planning and Management of Distance Education book cover

    The Planning and Management of Distance Education

    1st Edition

    By Greville Rumble

    Originally published in 1986, The Planning and Management of Distance Education examines the problems faced by those who are setting up and managing distance education systems of various kinds. The book begins by considering definitions of distance education and various models which can be used to…

    Hardback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The New Education in Europe: An Account of Recent Fundamental Changes in the Educational Philosophy of Great Britain, France, and Germany book cover

    The New Education in Europe

    An Account of Recent Fundamental Changes in the Educational Philosophy of Great Britain, France, and Germany, 1st Edition

    By Frederick William Roman

    Originally published in 1924, as outlined in the preface, this book is "based on the belief that the only substantial hope of rescue in the present world-crisis and the saving of even civilization itself depend upon the degree to which the creative thought that the coming generations may bring is…

    Hardback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • An Introduction to Educational Computing book cover

    An Introduction to Educational Computing

    1st Edition

    By Nicholas John Rushby

    In both education and training, teachers are faced with many and varied problems relating to their teaching and their students’ learning. Educational technology, in its widest sense, provides teachers with methods and tools which, if properly used, can alleviate some of these problems. The computer…

    Hardback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Creating the Practical Man of Modernity: The Reception of John Dewey’s Pedagogy in Mexico book cover

    Creating the Practical Man of Modernity

    The Reception of John Dewey’s Pedagogy in Mexico, 1st Edition

    By Victor J. Rodriguez

    Focused on the appropriation of John Dewey’s ideas on progressive education in revolutionary Mexico, this book reconsiders the interpretation and application of Dewey’s ideas in the world. Rodriguez examines the use of Dewey in Mexico’s state-building projects as a vantage point to assess the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-04
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • From Pictures to Letters: First Steps in the Teaching of Reading and Writing book cover

    From Pictures to Letters

    First Steps in the Teaching of Reading and Writing, 1st Edition

    By Ellen Walpole

    Originally published in 1937. This book is ‘an account of the special training necessary for the young boy or girl in letter-making and simple reading’. The book uses ‘Basic English’, the 850 words of which are included specifically for reference, as a suggested starting point for the teaching of…

    Paperback – 2019-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • Literacy: Writing, Reading and Social Organisation book cover

    Literacy

    Writing, Reading and Social Organisation, 1st Edition

    By John Oxenham

    Originally published in 1980. The skills of reading and writing have been proclaimed as universal human rights. This book explores why this should be so. In particular, it examines whether or not the possession of reading or writing skills has, or has not, influenced the values and organisation of…

    Paperback – 2019-05-29
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    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • What do Boys and Girls Read?: An Investigation into Reading Habits with Some Suggestions about the Teaching of Literature in Secondary and Senior Schools book cover

    What do Boys and Girls Read?

    An Investigation into Reading Habits with Some Suggestions about the Teaching of Literature in Secondary and Senior Schools, 1st Edition

    By A. J. Jenkinson

    Originally published in 1940. This book studies the facts regarding the actual reading of children aged 12 to 15 years, but is no mere compendium. It analyses the number and sorts of newspapers, books, magazines, poems and plays which are read during one month by boys and girls in senior and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-29
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    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • The Design of the University: German, American, and “World Class” book cover

    The Design of the University

    German, American, and “World Class”, 1st Edition

    By Heinz-Dieter Meyer

    What is the reason for the American university’s global preeminence? How did the American university succeed where the development of the German university, from which it took so much, stalled? In this closely-argued book, Meyer suggests that the key to the American university’s success is its…

    Paperback – 2019-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • What Is Curriculum Theory? book cover

    What Is Curriculum Theory?

    3rd Edition

    By William F. Pinar

    This primer for prospective and practicing teachers asks students to question the historical present and their relation to it, and in so doing, reflect on their own understandings of what it means to teach, to study, to educate, and to become educated in the present moment in the places we inhabit.…

    Paperback – 2019-05-21
    Routledge
    Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

  • The Labour Party and the Organization of Secondary Education 1918-65 book cover

    The Labour Party and the Organization of Secondary Education 1918-65

    1st Edition

    By Michael Parkinson

    Originally published in 1970, Michael Parkinson examines the Labour Party’s attitude towards secondary education in general and comprehensive schooling in particular and shows the effect of the party’s philosophy on the question of education and its social importance. The Labour Party is seen both…

    Paperback – 2019-05-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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