Education: History of 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

  • Creative Teaching: An Approach to the Achievement of Educational Objectives book cover

    Creative Teaching

    An Approach to the Achievement of Educational Objectives, 1st Edition

    By S. Howard Nicholls, Audrey Nicholls

    In their highly successful practical guide, Developing a Curriculum, Howard and Audrey Nicholls provided a basic guide to curriculum planning for both practising and prospective teachers. In this second volume, originally published in 1975, some of the ideas outlined there at an elementary level…

    Paperback – 2019-05-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Innovation in the Science Curriculum book cover

    Innovation in the Science Curriculum

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Olson

    Of all the subjects in the school curriculum, science has been a most common target of the reformer’s zeal. As a consequence, school science has featured frequently in studies of change in evaluation exercises and has also attracted the interest of social scientists. There have been others who have…

    Paperback – 2019-05-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Fictions of Integration: American Children's Literature and the Legacies of Brown v. Board of Education book cover

    Fictions of Integration

    American Children's Literature and the Legacies of Brown v. Board of Education, 1st Edition

    By Naomi Lesley

    This book examines how children’s and young adult literature addresses and interrogates the legacies of American school desegregation. Such literature narrates not only the famous battles to implement desegregation in the South, in places like Little Rock, Arkansas, but also more insidious and less…

    Paperback – 2019-05-21
    Routledge

  • Beyond Schooling: An Anarchist Challenge book cover

    Beyond Schooling

    An Anarchist Challenge, 1st Edition

    By David H. Hargreaves

    Provocative and engagingly written, Beyond Schooling offers a challenging perspective on State schooling in England and the unrelenting increase in centralisation from the late 1960s until the present day. Exploring how the education of our children and young people should be recaptured from the…

    Paperback – 2019-05-13
    Routledge

  • Educating for Critical Consciousness book cover

    Educating for Critical Consciousness

    1st Edition

    Edited by George Yancy

    In this politically and democratically urgent collection, George Yancy and contributors argue that more than ever, we are in need of classrooms that function "dangerously"—that is, classrooms where people are not afraid to engage in critical discussions that call into question difficult political…

    Paperback – 2019-05-09
    Routledge
    Critical Social Thought

  • Decolonizing the History Curriculum in Malaysia and Singapore book cover

    Decolonizing the History Curriculum in Malaysia and Singapore

    1st Edition

    By Kevin Blackburn, ZongLun Wu

    Decolonizing the History Curriculum in Malaysia and Singapore is a unique study in the history of education because it examines decolonization in terms of how it changed the subject of history in the school curriculum of two colonized countries – Malaysia and Singapore. Blackburn and Wu’s book…

    Hardback – 2019-05-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Educational History and Development in Asia

  • The Reconceptualization of Curriculum Studies: A Festschrift in Honor of William F. Pinar book cover

    The Reconceptualization of Curriculum Studies

    A Festschrift in Honor of William F. Pinar, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mary Aswell Doll

    In this volume scholars from around the world consider the influential work of William F. Pinar from a variety of "conversations" his ideas have generated. The major focus is on the What, Why, and How of the word "reconceptualization," which involves engaging critically and ethically as public…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge

  • Christian Privilege in U.S. Education: Legacies and Current Issues book cover

    Christian Privilege in U.S. Education

    Legacies and Current Issues, 1st Edition

    By Kevin J. Burke, Avner Segall

    Using critical curriculum theory as its lens, this book explores the relationship between religion—specifically, Christianity and the Judeo-Christian ethos underlying it—and secular public education in the United States. Despite various 20th-century court decisions separating religion and education…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge
    Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

  • A Political Sociology of Educational Knowledge: Studies of Exclusions and Difference book cover

    A Political Sociology of Educational Knowledge

    Studies of Exclusions and Difference, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas A. Popkewitz, Jennifer Diaz, Christopher Kirchgasler

    Bringing together the sociology of knowledge, cultural studies, and post-foundational and historical approaches, this book asks what schooling does, and what are its limits and dangers. The focus is on how the systems of reason that govern schooling embody historically generated rules and standards…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge

  • Place, Race, and Identity Formation: Autobiographical Intersections in a Curriculum Theorist's Daily Life book cover

    Place, Race, and Identity Formation

    Autobiographical Intersections in a Curriculum Theorist's Daily Life, 1st Edition

    By Ed Douglas McKnight

    In this work of curriculum theory, Ed Douglas McKnight addresses and explores the intersections between place (with specific discussion of Kincheloe’s and Pinar’s conceptualization of place and identity) and race (specifically Winthrop Jordan’s historical analysis of race as an Anglo-European…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge
    Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

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