Education: History of Education

  • The Future of the Sixth Form book cover

    The Future of the Sixth Form

    1st Edition

    By A.D.C. Peterson

    Originally published in 1973, the nature of the sixth form and the objectives of sixth-form schooling were important issues in the field of education at the time. The author here provides a searching analysis of the changing structure and composition of the sixth form. He surveys the continued…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Sixth: An Essay in Education and Democracy book cover

    The Sixth: An Essay in Education and Democracy

    1st Edition

    By William Reid, Jane Filby

    Developments in educational systems are inextricably linked with the social and political evolution of nations. Nowhere is this more clearly to be seen than in the history of the English sixth form. Originally published in 1982, this book, whose authors had been associated with a number of research…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • History of Education in Nigeria book cover

    History of Education in Nigeria

    1st Edition

    By A. Babs Fafunwa

    Originally published in 1974, a comprehensive history of Nigerian Education, from early times right through to the time of publication, had long been needed by all concerned with Education in Nigeria, students, teachers and educational administrators. No one was better qualified than Professor…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Teacher Decision-Making in the Classroom: A Collection of Papers book cover

    Teacher Decision-Making in the Classroom

    A Collection of Papers, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Eggleston

    Making decisions is one of the main activities of the teacher’s work. Considered or apparently unconsidered, these decisions significantly affect the lives of all who work in classrooms, both children and the teachers themselves. Originally published in 1979, the aim of this collection of papers…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Work Experience in Secondary Schools book cover

    Work Experience in Secondary Schools

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Eggleston

    Work experience schemes were becoming an ever more central part of the curriculum in secondary schools in the early 1980s; indeed, ‘work’ had become a new subject in many. Fundamental changes in the nature of work and in its distribution and availability for school leavers made it particularly…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Reconceptualizing Plato’s Socrates at the Limit of Education: A Socratic Curriculum Grounded in Finite Human Transcendence book cover

    Reconceptualizing Plato’s Socrates at the Limit of Education

    A Socratic Curriculum Grounded in Finite Human Transcendence, 1st Edition

    By James M. Magrini

    Bridging the gap between interpretations of "Third Way" Platonic scholarship and "phenomenological-ontological" scholarship, this book argues for a unique ontological-hermeneutic interpretation of Plato and Plato’s Socrates. Reconceptualizing Plato’s Socrates at the Limit of Education offers a…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

  • Robert Grosseteste and Theories of Education: The Ordered Human book cover

    Robert Grosseteste and Theories of Education

    The Ordered Human, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jack P. Cunningham, Steven Puttick

    This book examines Robert Grosseteste’s often underrepresented ideas on education. It uniquely brings together academics from the fields of medieval history, modern science and contemporary education to shed new light on a fascinating medieval figure whose work has an enormous amount to offer…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Teaching and Learning Difficult Histories in International Contexts: A Critical Sociocultural Approach book cover

    Teaching and Learning Difficult Histories in International Contexts

    A Critical Sociocultural Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Terrie Epstein, Carla Peck

    Grounded in a critical sociocultural approach, this volume examines issues associated with teaching and learning difficult histories in international contexts. Defined as representations of past violence and oppression, difficult histories are contested and can evoke emotional, often painful,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • UNESCO�s Utopia of Lifelong Learning: An Intellectual History book cover

    UNESCO�s Utopia of Lifelong Learning

    An Intellectual History, 1st Edition

    By Maren Elfert

    With a focus on lifelong learning, this book examines the shifts that UNESCO’s educational concepts have undergone in reaction to historical pressures and dilemmas since the founding of the organization in 1945. The tensions between UNESCO’s humanistic worldview and the pressures placed on the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Making of Indigeneity, Curriculum History, and the Limits of Diversity book cover

    The Making of Indigeneity, Curriculum History, and the Limits of Diversity

    1st Edition

    By Ligia (Licho) López López

    Conceptually rich and grounded in cutting-edge research, this book addresses the often-overlooked roles and implications of diversity and indigeneity in curriculum. Taking a multidisciplinary approach to the development of teacher education in Guatemala, López provides a historical and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Teacher Education and Teaching as Struggling for the Soul: A Critical Ethnography book cover

    Teacher Education and Teaching as Struggling for the Soul

    A Critical Ethnography, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Popkewitz

    Challenging conventional ways of thinking about school reforms and teacher education, this book analyses how the "knowledge systems" which organize how teachers’ observe, supervise, and evaluate children produces norms that have the effect of excluding children who are poor and of color. Building…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • CUNY�s First Fifty Years: Triumphs and Ordeals of a People�s University book cover

    CUNY�s First Fifty Years

    Triumphs and Ordeals of a People�s University, 1st Edition

    By Anthony Picciano, Chet Jordan

    Providing a comprehensive history of the City University of New York, this book chronicles the evolution of the country’s largest urban university from its inception in 1961 through the tumultuous events and policies that have shaped it character and community over the past fifty years. On April 11…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
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