Education: Sociology of Education

  • 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

  • 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

  • Home Education in Historical Perspective: Domestic pedagogies in England and Wales, 1750-1900 book cover

    Home Education in Historical Perspective

    Domestic pedagogies in England and Wales, 1750-1900, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christina De Bellaigue

    This book is the first publication to devote serious attention to the history of home education from the late eighteenth to the early twentieth century. It brings together work by historians, literary scholars and current practitioners who shed new light on the history of home-schooling in the UK…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03

  • Decolonising Intercultural Education: Colonial differences, the geopolitics of knowledge, and inter-epistemic dialogue book cover

    Decolonising Intercultural Education

    Colonial differences, the geopolitics of knowledge, and inter-epistemic dialogue, 1st Edition

    By Robert Aman

    At the centre of Decolonising Intercultural Education is a simple yet fundamental question: is it possible to learn from the Other? This book argues that many recent efforts to theorise interculturality restrict themselves to a variety of interpretations within a Western framework of knowledge,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • Society and Education: An Outline of Comparison book cover

    Society and Education

    An Outline of Comparison, 1st Edition

    By Stavros Moutsios

    Society and Education explores the relation of society to education in Europe, as well as its comparative perspective towards overseas societies and their institutions. It is an enquiry into the social-historical institution of education and cross-cultural studies in Europe. Elaborating on the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03

  • The Minoritisation of Higher Education Students: An Examination of Contemporary Policies and Practice book cover

    The Minoritisation of Higher Education Students

    An Examination of Contemporary Policies and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Ruth Mieschbuehler

    Research into ethnic attainment differences in British higher education and elsewhere tends to depict students from minority ethnic backgrounds as disadvantaged, marginalised, discriminated against and excluded. In The Minoritisation of Higher Education, Mieschbuehler demonstrates that this idea is…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Whiteucation: Privilege, Power, and Prejudice in School and Society book cover


    Privilege, Power, and Prejudice in School and Society, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey S. Brooks, George Theoharis

    This important volume explores how racism operates in schools and society, while also unpacking larger patterns of racist ideology and white privilege as it manifests across various levels of schooling. A diverse set of contributors analyze particular contexts of white privilege, providing key…

    Paperback – 2018-12-18

  • Understanding Critical Race Research Methods and Methodologies: Lessons from the Field book cover

    Understanding Critical Race Research Methods and Methodologies

    Lessons from the Field, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jessica T. DeCuir-Gunby, Thandeka K. Chapman, Paul A. Schutz

    Despite the growing urgency for Critical Race Theory (CRT) in the field of education, the "how" of this theoretical framework can often be overlooked. This exciting edited collection presents different methods and methodologies, which are used by education researchers to investigate critical issues…

    Paperback – 2018-12-13

  • Re-theorizing Literacy Practices: Complex Social and Cultural Contexts book cover

    Re-theorizing Literacy Practices

    Complex Social and Cultural Contexts, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Bloome, Maria Lucia Castanheira, Constant Leung, Jennifer Rowsell

    Moving beyond current theories on literacy practices, this edited collection sheds new light on the complexities inherent to the social, cultural, and ideological contexts in which literacy practices are realized. Building on Brian V. Street’s scholarship, contributors discuss literacy as…

    Paperback – 2018-12-05

  • Professional Collaboration with Purpose: Teacher Learning Towards Equitable and Excellent Schools book cover

    Professional Collaboration with Purpose

    Teacher Learning Towards Equitable and Excellent Schools, 1st Edition

    By Amanda Datnow, Vicki Park

    Building on both cutting-edge research and professional learning practice, Amanda Datnow and Vicki Park explore how professional collaboration can support deeper learning for students and teachers alike. While many schools and systems support teacher collaboration, they often fall short of their…

    Paperback – 2018-12-03
    Routledge Leading Change Series

  • Education and the Community book cover

    Education and the Community

    1st Edition

    By Eric Midwinter

    First published in 1975, this book is the first to set out a blueprint for how schools can move from a ‘traditional’ to a ‘community’ base at local authority level. After presenting a historical analysis of the organisational development of the local education authority, it goes on to put forward a…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Education

  • Learning Liberation: Women's Response to Men's Education book cover

    Learning Liberation

    Women's Response to Men's Education, 1st Edition

    By Jane Thompson

    Originally published in 1983, this book not only dissects the intrinsic and oppressive sexism of conventional adult and continuing education, but also argues the case for women-centred education with a powerful and compelling logic. A challenging and controversial book of the time, mixing…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

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