Education: Sociology of Education

  • Democracy and Teacher Education: Dilemmas, Challenges and Possibilities book cover

    Democracy and Teacher Education

    Dilemmas, Challenges and Possibilities, 1st Edition

    By Silvia Edling, Geraldine Mooney Simmie

    This book connects the dilemmas educators experience in daily practice with key theories, research and policy about democracy, ethics, and equity in education. Illustrated through vignettes from practicing teachers, as well as suggested questions and supplementary readings for each chapter, the…

    Paperback – 2020-04-24 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Education and Economics: Key Debates and Critical Perspectives book cover

    Understanding Education and Economics

    Key Debates and Critical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jessie A. Bustillos Morales, Sandra Abegglen

    Understanding Education and Economics explores the multiple ways in which the field of education and schooling has become closely aligned with economic imperatives and interests, and the impact of this on learning and teaching. In particular, the increasing influence of economic arguments, economic…

    Paperback – 2020-03-24 
    Routledge
    The Routledge Education Studies Series

  • Sociology for Education Studies: Connecting Theory, Settings and Everyday Experiences book cover

    Sociology for Education Studies

    Connecting Theory, Settings and Everyday Experiences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Catherine A. Simon, Graham Downes

    Sociology for Education Studies provides a fresh look at the sociology of education, focusing on themes such as habitus, hegemony and intersectionality. It supports students in applying sociological theory to their own educational experiences and developing an understanding of why social orders…

    Paperback – 2020-02-24 
    Routledge
    The Routledge Education Studies Series

  • Got Solidarity?: Challenging Straight White College Men to Advocate for Social Justice book cover

    Got Solidarity?

    Challenging Straight White College Men to Advocate for Social Justice, 1st Edition

    By Jörg Vianden

    The 21st Century in the United States continues to be marked by persistent disparities between members of different classes, races, genders, and sexual orientations. Influencers of this society seem bent on polarizing citizens along their diverse identities, often blaming those already…

    Paperback – 2019-11-26
    Routledge
    New Critical Viewpoints on Society

  • Diversity and Inclusion on Campus: Supporting Students of Color in Higher Education book cover

    Diversity and Inclusion on Campus

    Supporting Students of Color in Higher Education, 2nd Edition

    By Rachelle Winkle-Wagner, Angela M. Locks

    This new and updated second edition of Diversity and Inclusion on Campus: Supporting Students of Color in Higher Education provides an exploration of the range of college experiences, from gaining access to higher education to successfully persisting through degree programs. By bridging research,…

    Paperback – 2019-10-08
    Routledge
    Core Concepts in Higher Education

  • Anxious Creativity: When Imagination Fails book cover

    Anxious Creativity

    When Imagination Fails, 1st Edition

    By David Trend

    Creativity is getting new attention in today’s America––along the way revealing fault lines in U.S. culture. Surveys show people overwhelmingly seeing creativity as both a desirable trait and a work enhancement, yet most say they just aren’t creative. Like beauty and wealth, creativity seems…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge
    Critical Interventions

  • Education and Social Change: Contours in the History of American Schooling book cover

    Education and Social Change

    Contours in the History of American Schooling, 6th Edition

    By John L. Rury

    This brief, interpretive history of American schooling focuses on the evolving relationship between education and social change. Like its predecessors, this new edition investigates the impact of social forces such as industrialization, urbanization, immigration, and cultural conflict on the…

    Paperback – 2019-08-14
    Routledge

  • Rethinking Diversity Frameworks in Higher Education book cover

    Rethinking Diversity Frameworks in Higher Education

    1st Edition

    By Edna B. Chun, Joe R. Feagin

    With the goal of building more inclusive working, learning, and living environments in higher education, this book seeks to reframe understandings of forms of everyday exclusion that affect members of nondominant groups on predominantly white college campuses. The book contextualizes the need for a…

    Paperback – 2019-07-29
    Routledge
    New Critical Viewpoints on Society

  • American Education book cover

    American Education

    19th Edition

    By Joel Spring

    Featuring current information and challenging perspectives on the latest issues and forces shaping the American educational system—with scholarship that is often cited as a primary source—Joel Spring introduces readers to the historical, political, social, and legal foundations of education and to…

    Paperback – 2019-07-01
    Routledge
    Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in 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

  • Philosophy and the Study of Education: New Perspectives on a Complex Relationship book cover

    Philosophy and the Study of Education

    New Perspectives on a Complex Relationship, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tom Feldges

    Combining contributions from international academics and practitioners, this new text develops students’ ability to philosophise as well as learn about philosophy and education. It considers issues concerned with the interface between education and wider society but goes beyond this to explore…

    Paperback – 2019-04-04
    Routledge
    The Routledge Education Studies Series

  • Critical Readings on Latinos and Education book cover

    Critical Readings on Latinos and Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Enrique G Murillo Jr

    This critical anthology showcases an interdisciplinary forum of scholars sharing a common interest in the analysis, discussion, critique, and dissemination of educational issues impacting Latinos. Drawing on the best of the past 20 years of the Journal of Latinos and Education, the collection…

    Paperback – 2019-01-25
    Routledge

19Series in Sociology of Education

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