Education: Sociology of Education

  • A People's History of Classics: Class and Greco-Roman Antiquity in Britain and Ireland 1689 to 1939 book cover

    A People's History of Classics

    Class and Greco-Roman Antiquity in Britain and Ireland 1689 to 1939, 1st Edition

    By Edith Hall, Henry Stead

    A People’s History of Classics explores the influence of the classical past on the lives of working-class people, whose voices have been almost completely excluded from previous histories of classical scholarship and pedagogy, in Britain and Ireland from the late 17th  to the early 20th…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Teaching Toward a Decolonizing Pedagogy: Critical Reflections Inside and Outside the Classroom book cover

    Teaching Toward a Decolonizing Pedagogy

    Critical Reflections Inside and Outside the Classroom, 1st Edition

    By Victoria F. Trinder

    Teaching Toward a Decolonizing Pedagogy outlines educational practitioner development toward decolonizing practices and pedagogies for anti-racist, justice-based urban classrooms. Through rich personal narratives of one teacher’s critical reflections on her teaching, urban education scholarship and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-12 
    Routledge

  • Schools and Food Education in the 21st Century book cover

    Schools and Food Education in the 21st Century

    1st Edition

    By Lexi Earl

    Schools and Food Education in the 21st Century examines how schools enact food policy, and through doing so, craft diverse foodscapes that create very different food experiences in schools. The school food policy discourse is made up of an amalgamation of discourses on obesity prevention, nutrition…

    Paperback – 2020-03-03 
    Routledge

  • Verbal Deficit: A Critique book cover

    Verbal Deficit

    A Critique, 1st Edition

    By J. C. B. Gordon

    Originally published in 1981. Verbal deficit theories try to account for differential educational attainments in linguistic terms, suggesting that children reach varying levels of success in school as a result of their ability or inability to express themselves, and relate this to social class.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociolinguistics

  • Racism in Children's Lives: A Study of Mainly-white Primary Schools book cover

    Racism in Children's Lives

    A Study of Mainly-white Primary Schools, 1st Edition

    By Barry Troyna, Richard Hatcher

    Originally published in 1992. Both teachers and the general public have traditionally been unwilling to acknowledge that concepts of ‘race’ might play a part in the lives of primary school children. For this book the authors spent a term in each of three mainly white primary schools. They talked to…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Race

  • Race, Equality and Schools book cover

    Race, Equality and Schools

    1st Edition

    By Richard Willey

    Originally published in 1984. How to respond to ethnic diversity is a question of major importance for teachers. The multi-ethnic school is only one aspect of a multi-ethnic society, and the problems and complexities teachers face have far-reaching implications. Attention has turned from fitting…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Race

  • Race Relations in the Primary School book cover

    Race Relations in the Primary School

    1st Edition

    By Cecile Wright

    Originally published in 1992. This book presents research carried out by the author in four inner-city primary schools. It documents the experiences of black and Asian children, particularly in interaction with their white peers, and with their teachers, from both observation and interviews with…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Race

  • Further Education, Professional and Occupational Pedagogy: Knowledge and Experiences book cover

    Further Education, Professional and Occupational Pedagogy

    Knowledge and Experiences, 1st Edition

    By Sai Loo

    The further education (and skills) sector in England has been viewed as a backwater of educational research compared to the other sectors. This comparative lack of research and related publications may be due in part to the huge diversity of the sector. Further Education, Professional and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
    Routledge

  • British Pakistani Boys, Education and the Role of Religion: In the Land of the Trojan Horse book cover

    British Pakistani Boys, Education and the Role of Religion

    In the Land of the Trojan Horse, 1st Edition

    By Karamat Iqbal

    British Pakistani children are the second largest ethnic group in UK schools, yet little of their education and wider needs have been researched. British Pakistani Boys, Education and the Role of Religion seeks to rectify this, by investigating the educational achievement of British Pakistani boys…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Teachers (1994): Constructing the Future book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Teachers (1994)

    Constructing the Future, 1st Edition

    By Kevin Harris

    Originally published in 1994, Teachers: Constructing a Future is designed for teachers, as well as those interested in the future of schooling and education. The book draws on sociological analysis, philosophical insights and aspects of political economy to examine the changing and developing role…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Delivering Educational Change in Higher Education: A Transformative Approach for Leaders and Practitioners book cover

    Delivering Educational Change in Higher Education

    A Transformative Approach for Leaders and Practitioners, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jackie Potter, Cristina Devecchi

    Presenting leadership of educational change in higher education as a dynamic, collaborative, and evolving area, Delivering Educational Change in Higher Education provides rich examples of how new ways of working are being adopted and adapted. It brings together leaders and practitioners, as authors…

    Paperback – 2020-02-26 
    Routledge
    SEDA Series

  • Dimensions and Emerging Themes in Teaching Practicum: A Global Perspective book cover

    Dimensions and Emerging Themes in Teaching Practicum

    A Global Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Melek Cakmak, Muge Gunduz

    Dimensions and Emerging Themes in Teaching Practicum establishes a forum to identify the characteristics of good practices of teaching practicum and debates key concepts and emerging themes in the field. The book takes a closer look at practicum from various dimensions and aims to obtain a deeper…

    Paperback – 2020-02-20 
    Routledge

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