Education: Moral & Values Education

  • Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practice book cover

    Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Carr

    Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practice is a pioneering collection of essays focused on the place of character and virtue in professional practice. Professional practices usually have codes of conduct designed to ensure good conduct; but while such codes may be necessary and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Education and Pedagogy in Cultural Change book cover

    Education and Pedagogy in Cultural Change

    1st Edition

    By Wolfgang Brezinka

    In a period of rapid cultural shifts, changing populations and new ideologies take hold and reshape political agendas and norms in the West. It is against this backdrop that Wolfgang Brezinka presents his controversial take on the impact these changes have made on the public education landscape.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Education and Free Will: Spinoza, Causal Determinism and Moral Formation book cover

    Education and Free Will

    Spinoza, Causal Determinism and Moral Formation, 1st Edition

    By Johan Dahlbeck

    Education and Free Will critically assesses and makes use of Spinoza’s insights on human freedom to construe an account of education that is compatible with causal determinism without sacrificing the educational goal of increasing students’ autonomy and self-determination. Offering a thorough…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Culture and General Education: A Survey book cover

    Culture and General Education

    A Survey, 1st Edition

    By W. Kenneth Richmond

    Originally published in 1963, this remarkable book discusses the results of the ‘tests of culture’ devised by the author, two of which, when published in The Times Educational Supplement, evoked such wide interest that he was almost overwhelmed with unsolicited test scores and correspondence. The…

    Paperback – 2020-01-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • John Wesley and the Education of Children: Gender, Class and Piety book cover

    John Wesley and the Education of Children

    Gender, Class and Piety, 1st Edition

    By Linda A. Ryan

    Scholars have historically associated John Wesley’s educational endeavours with the boarding school he established at Kingswood, near Bristol, in 1746. However, his educational endeavours extended well beyond that single institution, even to non-Methodist educational programmes. This book sets out…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Teachers and Crisis: Urban School Reform and Teachers' Work Culture book cover

    Teachers and Crisis

    Urban School Reform and Teachers' Work Culture, 1st Edition

    By Dennis Carlson

    Advocates of the ‘back-to-basics’ movement argue that a basic skills programme ensures that students are educated to a minimum level of literacy required to enter the labour force. Critics charge that these efforts only increase school bureaucracy and undermine teachers’ autonomy in the classroom.…

    Paperback – 2019-11-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Education

  • Between Two Worlds: Black Students in an Urban Community College book cover

    Between Two Worlds

    Black Students in an Urban Community College, 1st Edition

    By Lois Weis

    First published in 1985, this book explores the ‘lived culture’ of urban black students in a community college located in a large northeastern city in the United States. The author immersed herself in the institution she was studying for a full academic year, exploring both the direct experiences…

    Paperback – 2019-11-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Education

  • The Theory and Practice of Virtue Education book cover

    The Theory and Practice of Virtue Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tom Harrison, David Ian Walker

    The Theory and Practice of Virtue Education offers the reader a comprehensive and authoritative account of both the theoretical and practical complexities of cultivating virtue in education and beyond. The book moves beyond the usual philosophical literature that merely discusses virtue in the…

    Paperback – 2019-10-10
    Routledge

  • The Hermeneutics of Jesuit Leadership in Higher Education: The Meaning and Culture of Catholic-Jesuit Presidents book cover

    The Hermeneutics of Jesuit Leadership in Higher Education

    The Meaning and Culture of Catholic-Jesuit Presidents, 1st Edition

    By Maduabuchi Muoneme, S.J.

    With a focus on seven Jesuit university leaders emeriti and the late University of Notre Dame President Father Theodore Hesburgh, this book offers a critical analysis of the common values, philosophies, and leadership practices of Jesuit-Catholic university presidents within the broader higher…

    Paperback – 2019-06-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Educational Leadership

  • Nurturing Nature and the Environment with Young Children: Children, Elders, Earth book cover

    Nurturing Nature and the Environment with Young Children

    Children, Elders, Earth, 1st Edition

    Edited by Janice Kroeger, Casey Y. Myers, Katy Morgan

    This book, at the intersection of early childhood and reconceptualizing practice, looks at how practitioners, theorists, and teachers are supporting young children to care about the environment differently. Despite the current popularity of post-human perspectives, in social science more broadly…

    Paperback – 2019-05-15
    Routledge

  • Education and Extremisms: Rethinking Liberal Pedagogies in the Contemporary World book cover

    Education and Extremisms

    Rethinking Liberal Pedagogies in the Contemporary World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Farid Panjwani, Lynn Revell, Reza Gholami, Mike Diboll

    Education and Extremisms addresses one of the most pressing questions facing societies today: how is education to respond to the challenge of extremism? It argues that the implementation of new teaching techniques, curricular reforms or top-down changes to education policy alone cannot solve the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge

  • International Handbook of Holistic Education book cover

    International Handbook of Holistic Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by John P. Miller, Kelli Nigh, Marni J. Binder, Bruce Novak, Sam Crowell

    Providing a comprehensive overview of holistic education’s history, conceptions, practices, and research, this Handbook presents an up-to-date, global picture of the field. Organized in five sections, the Handbook lays out the field’s theoretical and historical foundations; offers examples of…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

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