Education: Sociology of Education

  • Valuing Disabled Children and Young People: Research, policy, and practice book cover

    Valuing Disabled Children and Young People

    Research, policy, and practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Berni Kelly, Bronagh Byrne

    Focusing on contemporary childhood disability issues, and relevant to the lived experiences of disabled children and young people and their families, this book addresses themes such as transition, identity, education, inclusion, and service provision. It also includes insightful contributions on…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge

  • Globalised re/gendering of the academy and leadership book cover

    Globalised re/gendering of the academy and leadership

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jill Blackmore, Marita Sánchez-Moreno, Naarah Sawers

    The significance of Higher Education to national knowledge-based economies has made the sector the object of government policies, international monitoring, and corporatization. This radical global restructuring of higher education is gendered in its processes, practices, and effects. Exploring how…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10
    Routledge

  • Decolonizing Foreign Language Education: The Misteaching of English and Other Colonial Languages book cover

    Decolonizing Foreign Language Education

    The Misteaching of English and Other Colonial Languages, 1st Edition

    Edited by Donaldo Macedo

    Decolonizing Foreign Language Education interrogates current foreign language and second language education approaches that prioritize white, western thought. Edited by acclaimed critical theorist and linguist Donaldo Macedo, this volume includes cutting-edge work by a select group of critical…

    Paperback – 2019-01-09
    Routledge
    Series in Critical Narrative

  • Valuing Profoundly Disabled People: Fellowship, Community and Ties of Birth book cover

    Valuing Profoundly Disabled People

    Fellowship, Community and Ties of Birth, 1st Edition

    By John Vorhaus

    Growing numbers of human beings live with profound and multiple learning difficulties and disabilities. Exploring the moral, social and political implications of this trend, Valuing Profoundly Disabled People addresses questions that are high on policy and practice agendas in numerous regions…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge

  • Radical Schooling for Democracy: Engaging Philosophy of Education for the Public Good book cover

    Radical Schooling for Democracy

    Engaging Philosophy of Education for the Public Good, 1st Edition

    By Neil Hooley

    Radical Schooling for Democracy proposes that formal education around the world has a serious philosophical weakness: as the ideology of neoliberalism increasingly dominates economic and as a consequence, educational and social life, formal education has adopted a narrow, rational and economic…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

  • 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

  • Theory and Methods for Sociocultural Research in Science and Engineering Education book cover

    Theory and Methods for Sociocultural Research in Science and Engineering Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gregory J. Kelly, Judith L. Green

    Introducing original methods for integrating sociocultural and discourse studies into science and engineering education, this book provides a much-needed framework for how to conduct qualitative research in this field. The three dimensions of learning identified in the Next Generation Science…

    Paperback – 2019-01-07
    Routledge
    Teaching and Learning in Science Series

  • Supporting Self-Directed Learning in Science and Technology Beyond the School Years book cover

    Supporting Self-Directed Learning in Science and Technology Beyond the School Years

    1st Edition

    By Léonie J. Rennie, Susan M. Stocklmayer, John K. Gilbert

    While much has been written about science education from pre-K through to postgraduate study, interaction with science and technology does not stop when schooling ends. Moving beyond scholarship on conventional education, this book extends the research and provides an original in-depth look at…

    Paperback – 2019-01-07
    Routledge
    Teaching and Learning in Science Series

  • Material Feminisms: New Directions for Education book cover

    Material Feminisms

    New Directions for Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carol A. Taylor, Gabrielle Ivinson

    Material Feminisms: New Directions for Education provides a range of powerful theoretical and innovative methodological examples to illuminate how new material feminism can be put to work in education to open up new avenues of research design and practice. It poses challenging questions about the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge

  • Pedagogical Responses to the Changing Position of Girls and Young Women book cover

    Pedagogical Responses to the Changing Position of Girls and Young Women

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carrie Paechter, Rosalyn George, Angela McRobbie

    Academics and professionals working with young women face a series of paradoxes. Over the last 20 years, the lives of young women in the UK and Europe have been transformed. They have gained considerable freedom and independence, but at the very same time, new, less tangible forms of constraint and…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge

  • Gender and Educational Achievement book cover

    Gender and Educational Achievement

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andreas Hadjar, Sabine Krolak-Schwerdt, Karin Priem, Sabine Glock

    Gender inequalities in education – in terms of systematic variations in access to educational institutions, in competencies, school marks, and educational certificates along the axis of gender – have tremendously changed over the course of the 20th century. Although this does not apply to all…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge

  • Environmental Justice: An Issue for Social Work Education and Practice book cover

    Environmental Justice

    An Issue for Social Work Education and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sondra Fogel, Carenlee Barkdull, Bret Weber

    What is environmental justice? Why is it important to social work? Social work has a long history with the term "environment" as part of our guiding Ecological Framework. Yet frequently, the assessment of the environment is left out or seen as a difficult domain to understand as part of the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge

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