Education: Sociology of Education

  • Graduate Careers in Context: Research, Policy and Practice book cover

    Graduate Careers in Context

    Research, Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ciaran Burke, Fiona Christie

    In a world where there are increasing concerns about graduate underemployment and likely career trajectories, it is not surprising that there is a significant body of literature examining graduate careers in post-industrial societies. However, it has become increasingly evident in recent years that…

    Paperback – 2020-02-18 
    Routledge

  • The Changing World of Outdoor Learning in Europe book cover

    The Changing World of Outdoor Learning in Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Becker, Barbara Humberstone, Chris Loynes, Jochem Schirp

    The Changing World of Outdoor Learning in Europe sets out to provide a comprehensive analysis of the economical and political changes that have occurred in European outdoor culture in the preceding two decades, from a diverse range of perspectives including institutional, theoretical, national and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-16 
    Routledge

  • Improving Opportunities to Engage in Learning: A Study of the Access to Higher Education Diploma book cover

    Improving Opportunities to Engage in Learning

    A Study of the Access to Higher Education Diploma, 1st Edition

    By Nalita James, Hugh Busher

    Improving Opportunities to Engage in Learning investigates the experiences of mature adult learners returning to formal education. The book challenges the policy discourses in which Access to Higher Education survives by suggesting that continuing education is more about determination by students…

    Paperback – 2020-02-16 
    Routledge

  • Educational Choices, Transitions and Aspirations in Europe: Systemic, Institutional and Subjective Challenges book cover

    Educational Choices, Transitions and Aspirations in Europe

    Systemic, Institutional and Subjective Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Aina Tarabini, Nicola Ingram

    Educational Choices, Transitions and Aspirations in Europe analyses educational choices and transitions in eight different European countries/regions and provides an engaging means of considering issues of inequality through international comparisons. The book is underpinned by explorations of…

    Paperback – 2020-02-16 
    Routledge

  • Pedagogy in Poverty: Lessons from Twenty Years of Curriculum Reform in South Africa book cover

    Pedagogy in Poverty

    Lessons from Twenty Years of Curriculum Reform in South Africa, 1st Edition

    By Ursula Hoadley

    As South Africa transitioned from apartheid to democracy, changes in the political landscape, as well as educational agendas and discourse on both a national and international level, shaped successive waves of curriculum reform over a relatively short period of time. Using South Africa as a germane…

    Paperback – 2020-02-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education Policy and Politics

  • Education in Manliness: The Legacy of Thring’s Uppingham book cover

    Education in Manliness

    The Legacy of Thring’s Uppingham, 1st Edition

    By Malcolm Tozer

    Education in Manliness explores the central educational ideal of the Victorian and Edwardian public school. The book traces the formulation of what Edward Thring, the most celebrated headmaster of the era, termed ‘true manliness’, noting the debt to the Platonic concept of the whole man and to…

    Paperback – 2020-02-08 
    Routledge

  • Home Schooling and Home Education: Race, Class and Inequality book cover

    Home Schooling and Home Education

    Race, Class and Inequality, 1st Edition

    By Kalwant Bhopal, Martin Myers

    Home Schooling and Home Education provides an original account of home education and examines ways in which the discourses of home education are understood and contextualised in different countries, such as the UK and USA. By exploring home education in the global and local context of traditional…

    Paperback – 2020-02-08 
    Routledge

  • Black Americans in Higher Education: Africana Studies: A Review of Social Science Research, Volume 8 book cover

    Black Americans in Higher Education

    Africana Studies: A Review of Social Science Research, Volume 8, 1st Edition

    Edited by James L. Conyers, Jr.

    Narrating the realities of teacher burnout, the reception of a Black intelligentsia, and HIV awareness in local communities, Black Americans in Higher Education, the eighth volume of Africana Studies, explores higher education across the United States as inextricably related to contemporary…

    Paperback – 2020-02-03 
    Routledge

  • Youth, Technology, Governance, Experience: Adults Understanding Young People book cover

    Youth, Technology, Governance, Experience

    Adults Understanding Young People, 1st Edition

    Edited by Liam Grealy, Catherine Driscoll, Anna Hickey-Moody

    How do adults understand youth? How do their conceptions inform interventions into young lives or involve young people’s experiences? This volume tackles these questions by exploring adults’ ideas about youth. Specifically, Youth, Technology, Governance, Experience examines the four titular…

    Paperback – 2020-01-30 
    Routledge

  • The Literature of Education: A Critical Bibliography 1945-1970 book cover

    The Literature of Education

    A Critical Bibliography 1945-1970, 1st Edition

    By W. Kenneth Richmond

    Original blurb: "The volume of writing on educational topics has increased so prodigiously in recent years that the student is likely to lose himself in a sea of print. This may lead him to opt for the first book that comes to hand, or waste time rifling through half a dozen when a thorough grasp…

    Paperback – 2020-01-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Black Men Teaching in Urban Schools: Reassessing Black Masculinity book cover

    Black Men Teaching in Urban Schools

    Reassessing Black Masculinity, 1st Edition

    By Edward Brockenbrough

    This volume follows eleven Black male teachers from an urban, predominantly Black school district to reveal a complex set of identity politics and power dynamics that complicate these teachers’ relationships with students and fellow educators. It provides new and important insights into what it…

    Paperback – 2020-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Gender and Sexuality in Education

  • The Role of the Arts in Learning: Cultivating Landscapes of Democracy book cover

    The Role of the Arts in Learning

    Cultivating Landscapes of Democracy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jay Michael Hanes, Eleanor Weisman

    Grounded in philosophy from John Dewey and Maxine Greene, this book sheds light on difficulties and practicalities of examining culture and politics within the realm of interdisciplinary education. Providing both theoretical and concrete examples of the importance of a contemporary arts education,…

    Paperback – 2020-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

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