Education: Sociology of Education

  • Representing the Middle East and Africa in Social Studies Education: Teacher Discourse and Otherness book cover

    Representing the Middle East and Africa in Social Studies Education

    Teacher Discourse and Otherness, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Osborn

    Representing the Middle East and Africa in Social Studies Education examines the lived classroom experiences of six social studies teachers and the relevance of their discourse in framing the knowledge students receive about populations in the Middle East and Africa. With a focus on the…

    Paperback – 2019-11-08
    Routledge

  • Human Rights, Constitutional Law and Belonging: The Right to Equal Belonging in a Democratic Society book cover

    Human Rights, Constitutional Law and Belonging

    The Right to Equal Belonging in a Democratic Society, 1st Edition

    By Elena Drymiotou

    While every constitution includes a provision over the right to equal protection of the laws, perhaps with different terminology, this book interprets this right in a new way. Theories of the right to equal protection of the laws as the right to anti-subordination are the most influential theories…

    Paperback – 2019-11-08
    Routledge

  • Changing Education Systems: A Research-based Approach book cover

    Changing Education Systems

    A Research-based Approach, 1st Edition

    By Mel Ainscow, Christopher Chapman, Mark Hadfield

    As countries seek to develop their education systems, achieving sustainable improvements amongst students from disadvantaged backgrounds remains a major challenge. This has considerable implications for those in the research community as they seek to influence developments in the field. Drawing on…

    Paperback – 2019-11-05
    Routledge

  • Sensemaking in Elementary Science: Supporting Teacher Learning book cover

    Sensemaking in Elementary Science

    Supporting Teacher Learning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth A. Davis, Carla Zembal-Saul, Sylvie M. Kademian

    Grounded in empirical research, this book offers concrete pathways to direct attention towards elementary science teaching that privileges sensemaking, rather than isolated activities and vocabulary. Outlining a clear vision for this shift using research-backed tools, pedagogies, and practices to…

    Paperback – 2019-11-01
    Routledge
    Teaching and Learning in Science Series

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

    Transnational Curriculum Standards and Classroom Practices

    The New Meaning of Teaching, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-10-30
    Routledge

  • Dysconscious Racism, Afrocentric Praxis, and Education for Human Freedom: Through the Years I Keep on Toiling: The selected works of Joyce E. King book cover

    Dysconscious Racism, Afrocentric Praxis, and Education for Human Freedom: Through the Years I Keep on Toiling

    The selected works of Joyce E. King, 1st Edition

    By Joyce E. King

    A dynamic leader and visionary teacher/scholar, Joyce E. King has made important contributions to the knowledge base on preparing teachers for diversity, culturally connected teaching and learning, and inclusive transformative leadership for change, often in creative partnership with communities.…

    Paperback – 2019-10-23
    Routledge
    World Library of Educationalists

  • Alienation From Schooling (1986) book cover

    Alienation From Schooling (1986)

    1st Edition

    By Peter Fensham

    Originally published in 1986, this book presents three full case studies of secondary school communities in Australia: one city school in a working-class area, one community school serving a wide, more rural area, and a school with an academic tradition in the suburbs of a large city. The…

    Paperback – 2019-10-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Rural Education (1991): Issues and Practice book cover

    Rural Education (1991)

    Issues and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Deyoung Alan

    Originally published in 1991, essays discuss and analyse rural schooling in its historical, social, and political contexts as well as its educational mission. Collections covering rural education in the United States are relatively rare, particularly texts that focus on available research…

    Paperback – 2019-10-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Building Resilience of Floating Children and Left-Behind Children in China: Power, Politics, Participation, and Education book cover

    Building Resilience of Floating Children and Left-Behind Children in China

    Power, Politics, Participation, and Education, 1st Edition

    By Guanglun Michael Mu

    The past two decades have seen exponential growth of urbanisation and migration in China. Emerging from this growth is a population of floating and left-behind children which is estimated to be approaching 100 million. Due to their increasing risks of undesirable educational and social, as well as…

    Paperback – 2019-10-10
    Routledge

  • Early Childhood Education and Change in Diverse Cultural Contexts book cover

    Early Childhood Education and Change in Diverse Cultural Contexts

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Pascal, Tony Bertram, Marika Veisson

    Change is now a dominant feature of early childhood systems around the globe and many countries are currently facing significant economic, social and political developments that bring additional challenges that teaching and learning practices need to be able to respond to in a positive and…

    Paperback – 2019-10-02
    Routledge

  • Early Childhood Care and Education at the Margins: African Perspectives on Birth to Three book cover

    Early Childhood Care and Education at the Margins

    African Perspectives on Birth to Three, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hasina Banu Ebrahim, Auma Okwany, Oumar Barry

    The importance of early childhood care and education (ECCE) in the lives of very young children is gaining increasing attention around the globe and yet there is a persistent lack of diverse knowledge perspectives on this critical phase. This stems from dominant Eurocentric framings of…

    Paperback – 2019-10-02
    Routledge

  • Social Goals in the Classroom: Findings on Student Motivation and Peer Relations book cover

    Social Goals in the Classroom

    Findings on Student Motivation and Peer Relations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Martin H. Jones

    Social Goals in the Classroom is the first volume to comprehensively examine the variety of students’ non-academic goals and motivations within the classroom. Each expertly written chapter defines and investigates a particular aspect of students’ social objectives before addressing related…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30
    Routledge

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