Education: Sociology of Education

  • Rethinking LGBTQIA Students and Collegiate Contexts: Identity, Policies, and Campus Climate book cover

    Rethinking LGBTQIA Students and Collegiate Contexts

    Identity, Policies, and Campus Climate, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eboni M. Zamani-Gallaher, Devika Dibya Choudhuri, Jason L. Taylor

    Rethinking LGBTQIA Students and Collegiate Contexts situates and problematizes identity interaction, campus life, student experiences, and the effectiveness of services, programs, and policies affecting LGBTQIA college students at both two- and four-year institutions. This volume draws from…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30
    Routledge

  • Tension and Contention in Language Education for Latinxs in the United States: Experience and Ethics in Teaching and Learning book cover

    Tension and Contention in Language Education for Latinxs in the United States

    Experience and Ethics in Teaching and Learning, 1st Edition

    By Glenn A. Martínez, Robert W. Train

    Applying a critical lens to language education, this book explores the tensions that Latinx students face in relation to their identities, social and institutional settings, and other external factors. Across diverse contexts, these students confront complex debates and contestable affirmations…

    Paperback – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Language Education Tensions in Global and Local Contexts

  • Teaching Science in Diverse Classrooms: Real Science for Real Students book cover

    Teaching Science in Diverse Classrooms

    Real Science for Real Students, 1st Edition

    By Douglas B. Larkin

    As a distinctive voice in science education writing, Douglas Larkin provides a fresh perspective for science teachers who work to make real science accessible to all K-12 students. Through compelling anecdotes and vignettes, this book draws deeply on research to present a vision of successful and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge

  • Creativity and Learning in Later Life: An Ethnography of Museum Education book cover

    Creativity and Learning in Later Life

    An Ethnography of Museum Education, 1st Edition

    By Shari Sabeti

    Creativity and Learning in Later Life examines how processes such as ‘creativity’ and ‘inspiration’ are experienced by writers who engage with the visual arts, and questions how age is perceived in relation to these processes. The author’s careful analysis challenges many of the assumptions on…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge

  • Chinese Students in UK Further Education: Examining Aspirations, Motivations and Choices book cover

    Chinese Students in UK Further Education

    Examining Aspirations, Motivations and Choices, 1st Edition

    By Rosemary A. Reynolds

    Chinese students in the UK have been increasing in number for many years, yet competition from other Western educators and increasing investment in China’s own education system has led to concern that UK institutions may soon see a decline in their market share. Dr. Reynolds addresses this issue in…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge

  • Philosophy, Dialogue, and Education: Nine Modern European Philosophers book cover

    Philosophy, Dialogue, and Education

    Nine Modern European Philosophers, 1st Edition

    By Alexandre Guilherme, W. John Morgan

    Philosophy, Dialogue, and Education is an advanced introduction to nine key European social philosophers: Martin Buber, Mikhail Bakhtin, Lev Vygotsky, Hannah Arendt, Emmanuel Levinas, Maurice Merleau-Ponty, Simone Weil, Michael Oakeshott, and Jürgen Habermas. This detailed yet highly readable work…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge

  • Learning from Emergent Bilingual Latinx Learners in K-12: Critical Teacher Education book cover

    Learning from Emergent Bilingual Latinx Learners in K-12

    Critical Teacher Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pablo C. Ramirez, Christian J. Faltis, Ester J. De Jong

    In this volume, scholars, researchers, and teacher educators from across the United States present their latest findings regarding teacher education to develop meaningful learning experiences and meet the sociocultural, linguistic, and academic needs of Latino ELLs. The book documents how teacher…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge

  • Hidden Sexualities of South African Teachers: Black Male Educators and Same-sex Desire book cover

    Hidden Sexualities of South African Teachers

    Black Male Educators and Same-sex Desire, 1st Edition

    By Thabo Msibi

    South Africa remains a global leader in the legislative protection of individuals who engage in same-sex relations, and is the only country in Africa where the rights of these individuals are explicitly recognized and protected by the constitution. Yet South Africa’s identities are still contested…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge

  • Civil Society Organizations in Latin American Education: Case Studies and Perspectives on Advocacy book cover

    Civil Society Organizations in Latin American Education

    Case Studies and Perspectives on Advocacy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Regina Cortina, Constanza Lafuente

    Examining the roles, impacts and challenges of civil society organizations (CSOs) in Latin America, this volume provides a broad perspective on the range of strategies these organizations employ and the obstacles they face in advocating for and delivering educational reform. Building on previous…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge

  • Language and the Joint Creation of Knowledge: The selected works of Neil Mercer book cover

    Language and the Joint Creation of Knowledge

    The selected works of Neil Mercer, 1st Edition

    By Neil Mercer

    In the World Library of Educationalists series, international experts themselves compile career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces – extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, major theoretical and practical contributions – so the world can read them in…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge

  • Language and Cultural Practices in Communities and Schools: Bridging Learning for Students from Non-Dominant Groups book cover

    Language and Cultural Practices in Communities and Schools

    Bridging Learning for Students from Non-Dominant Groups, 1st Edition

    Edited by Inmaculada M. García-Sánchez, Marjorie Faulstich Orellana

    Drawing on sociocultural theories of learning, this book examines how the everyday language practices and cultural funds of knowledge of youth from non-dominant or minoritized groups can be used as centerpoints for classroom learning in ways that help all students both to sustain and expand their…

    Paperback – 2019-08-29
    Routledge

  • The Brave Educator: Honest Conversations about Navigating Race in the Classroom book cover

    The Brave Educator

    Honest Conversations about Navigating Race in the Classroom, 1st Edition

    By Krystle Cobran

    The Brave Educator equips you with accessible and refreshingly useful tools for real conversations about race that prepare students for the world beyond the school walls. More than a toolkit, this book is a personal conversation exploring the journey from being stuck in the belief that we should…

    Paperback – 2019-08-15
    Eye on Education

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