Education: History of Education

  • 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

  • The School in the United States: A Documentary History book cover

    The School in the United States

    A Documentary History, 4th Edition

    Edited by James W. Fraser

    The School in the United States collects a wide range of essential primary documents of the history of education in the United States, from colonial America to present-day reform efforts. Expertly chosen by historian and education scholar James Fraser, these documents incorporate many different…

    Paperback – 2019-03-29
    Routledge

  • Religion and Relationships in Ragged Schools: An Intimate History of Educating the Poor, 1844-1870 book cover

    Religion and Relationships in Ragged Schools

    An Intimate History of Educating the Poor, 1844-1870, 1st Edition

    By Laura M. Mair

    Focusing on the interaction between teachers and scholars, this book provides an intimate account of "ragged schools" that challenges existing scholarship on evangelical child-saving movements and Victorian philanthropy. With Lord Shaftesbury as their figurehead, these institutions provided a free…

    Hardback – 2019-03-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Evangelicalism

  • The Curriculum History of Canadian Teacher Education book cover

    The Curriculum History of Canadian Teacher Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Theodore Michael Christou

    Organized by region, this edited collection provides a comprehensive look at how teacher education has evolved regionally and nationally in Canada. Offering an in-depth look at specific provinces and territories, this volume contextualizes the landscape of Canadian public education and the place of…

    Paperback – 2019-03-28
    Routledge

  • Progressive Rhetoric and Curriculum: Contested Visions of Public Education in Interwar Ontario book cover

    Progressive Rhetoric and Curriculum

    Contested Visions of Public Education in Interwar Ontario, 1st Edition

    By Theodore Michael Christou

    Progressive Rhetoric: Contested Visions of Public Education in Interwar Ontario considers the ways that progressivist ideas and rhetoric shaped early curriculum and structural changes to Ontario’s public schools. Through a series of case studies, conceptual analyses, and personal reflections from…

    Paperback – 2019-03-28
    Routledge

  • Women in Higher Education, 1850-1970: International Perspectives book cover

    Women in Higher Education, 1850-1970

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by E. Lisa Panayotidis, Paul Stortz

    This edited collection illustrates the way in which women’s experiences of academe could be both contextually diverse but historically and culturally similar. It looks at both the micro (individual women and universities) and macro-level (comparative analyses among regions and countries) within…

    Paperback – 2019-03-22
    Routledge

  • The Transformation of Initial Teacher Education: The Changing Nature of Teacher Training book cover

    The Transformation of Initial Teacher Education

    The Changing Nature of Teacher Training, 1st Edition

    By Ian Abbott, Mike Rathbone, Philip Whitehead

    Tracing the development of initial teacher education since the large-scale expansion of the teaching profession after the Second World War to the present day, The Transformation of Initial Teacher Education explores the changing nature of teacher training. Examining the growth of the ‘…

    Paperback – 2019-03-12
    Routledge

  • Educational Reform and Environmental Concern: A History of School Nature Study in Australia book cover

    Educational Reform and Environmental Concern

    A History of School Nature Study in Australia, 1st Edition

    By Dorothy Kass

    A crucial component of the New Education reform movement, nature study was introduced to elementary schools throughout the English-speaking world in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Despite the undoubted enthusiasm with which educators regarded nature study, and the ambitious aims…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge
    Progressive Education

  • A Social History of Educational Studies and Research book cover

    A Social History of Educational Studies and Research

    1st Edition

    By Gary McCulloch, Steven Cowan

    A Social History of Educational Studies and Research examines the development of the study of education in the UK in its broader educational, social and political context since its early beginnings in the first part of the twentieth century. By providing a historical analysis of the contested…

    Paperback – 2019-02-28
    Routledge

  • Effective Assessment and the Improvement of Education: A Tribute to Desmond Nuttall book cover

    Effective Assessment and the Improvement of Education

    A Tribute to Desmond Nuttall, 1st Edition

    By Roger Murphy, Patricia Broadfoot

    Originally published in 1995, this volume brings together twenty classic contributions from the work of Desmond Nuttall as an educational researcher, thinker and policy adviser. A full commentary by two of his former colleagues who knew him well accompanies the text. They have set out to explain…

    Paperback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • From Childhood to Chivalry: The Education of the English Kings and Aristocracy 1066-1530 book cover

    From Childhood to Chivalry

    The Education of the English Kings and Aristocracy 1066-1530, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Orme

    Originally published in 1984, this is a study of the kings and the aristocracy who ruled England between the Conquest and the Reformation. Not, as usual, about their adult lives, but how they became the people they were through childhood and education. The first such study of its kind, it follows…

    Paperback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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