Education: International & Comparative Education

  • Neoliberalism and Education: Rearticulating Social Justice and Inclusion book cover

    Neoliberalism and Education

    Rearticulating Social Justice and Inclusion

    Edited by Kalwant Bhopal, Farzana Shain

    Neoliberalism and Education: Rearticulating Social Justice and Inclusion offers a critical reflection on the establishment of neoliberalism as the new global orthodoxy in the field of education, and considers what this means for social justice and inclusion. It brings together writers from a number…

    Paperback – 2017-11-08 
    Routledge

  • Transnational and Transcultural Positionality in Globalised Higher Education book cover

    Transnational and Transcultural Positionality in Globalised Higher Education

    Edited by Catherine Montgomery

    Transnational higher education (TNHE), where students study on a ‘foreign’ degree programme whilst remaining in their home country, has seen exponential development over the last decade. In addition to the increase in students engaged in TNHE across the globe, the involvement of university teachers…

    Paperback – 2017-11-05 
    Routledge

  • Holocaust Education: Promise, Practice, Power and Potential book cover

    Holocaust Education

    Promise, Practice, Power and Potential

    Edited by E. Doyle Stevick, Deborah L. Michaels

    Holocaust Education: Promise, Practice, Power and Potential provides timely studies of some of the most pressing issues in teaching and learning about the Holocaust around the world. Europe is experiencing both anti-Semitic attacks, many by radicals claiming the banner of Islam, and the resurgence…

    Paperback – 2017-11-05 
    Routledge

  • Education and the Global Rural: Feminist Perspectives book cover

    Education and the Global Rural

    Feminist Perspectives

    Edited by Barbara Pini, Relebohile Moletsane, Martin Mills

    This edited collection challenges the urban-centric nature of much feminist work on gender and education. The context for the book is the radical reconfiguration of rural areas that has occurred in recent decades as a result of globalisation. From a range of diverse national contexts, including…

    Paperback – 2017-11-05 
    Routledge

  • Imagining the Future of Global Education: Dreams and Nightmares book cover

    Imagining the Future of Global Education

    Dreams and Nightmares

    Edited by Yong Zhao, Brian Gearin

    Imagining the Future of Global Education examines the Grand Educational Narrative (GEN) and the major institutions that shape and disseminate it. The book focuses on national visions of education and the imaginary futures that nations seek to make reality. It critiques how the GEN policy…

    Paperback – 2017-10-27 
    Routledge

  • Youth, Gender and the Capabilities Approach to Development: Rethinking Opportunities and Agency from a Human Development Perspective book cover

    Youth, Gender and the Capabilities Approach to Development

    Rethinking Opportunities and Agency from a Human Development Perspective

    Edited by Aurora Lopez-Fogues, Firdevs Melis Cin

    Youth, Gender and the Capabilities Approach to Development investigates to what extent young people have access to fair opportunities, the factors influencing their aspirations, and how able they are to pursue these aspirations and to carry out their life plans. The book positions itself in the…

    Hardback – 2017-10-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • Academies, Free Schools and Social Justice book cover

    Academies, Free Schools and Social Justice

    Edited by Geoffrey Walford

    Academies were introduced by Labour in 2000 and first opened their doors in 2002, but during Labour’s time in power the nature of the Academies changed. At first they were designed to replace existing failing schools but, by 2004, the expectation had widened to provide for entirely new schools…

    Paperback – 2017-10-24 
    Routledge

  • Deciphering Chinese School Leadership: Conceptualisations, Context and Complexities book cover

    Deciphering Chinese School Leadership

    Conceptualisations, Context and Complexities

    By Allan Walker, Haiyan Qian

    With existing educational leadership models and theories being predominantly western influenced, this book aims to provide more insight into school leadership in China. It pioneers building research- and practice-informed knowledge and unravels the complexities that characterize the scholarship,…

    Hardback – 2017-10-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Series on Schools and Schooling in Asia

  • Transnational Curriculum Standards and Classroom Practices: The New Meaning of Teaching book cover

    Transnational Curriculum Standards and Classroom Practices

    The New Meaning of Teaching

    Edited by Ninni Wahlström, Daniel Sundberg

    Focusing on the meaning of teaching, Transnational Curriculum Standards and Classroom Practices contributes to a deepened understanding of what it means to be a teacher in an institutional context ranked high on the policymakers’ agenda. While the policy literature emphasises efficiency in teaching…

    Hardback – 2017-10-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • Asia as Method in Education Studies: A defiant research imagination book cover

    Asia as Method in Education Studies

    A defiant research imagination

    Edited by Hongzhi Zhang, Philip Wing Keung Chan, Jane Kenway

     Unlearning and re-inventing the theoretical frameworks of Intercultural and Asian Studies is central to this book as it is to Chen Kuan-Hsing’s evocative Asia as Method; this book’s inspirational source. Chen insists that studies of Asia move beyond their paralysing fixation on the West as either…

    Paperback – 2017-10-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Religious Education book cover

    The Routledge International Handbook of Religious Education

    Edited by Derek Davis, Elena Miroshnikova

    How and what to teach about religion is controversial in every country. The Routledge International Handbook of Religious Education is the first book to comprehensively address the range of ways that major countries around the world teach religion in public and private educational institutions. It…

    Paperback – 2017-10-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks of Education

  • The Cost of Not Educating the World’s Poor: The new economics of learning book cover

    The Cost of Not Educating the World’s Poor

    The new economics of learning

    By Lynn Ilon

    In The Cost of Not Educating the World’s Poor, Lynn Ilon observes from her 30 years of travel and work in some 20 developing countries, how global instability, problems of environmental degradation, spread of global disease, migration and political instability are a cost of viewing the uneducated…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10 
    Routledge

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