Education: Sociology of Education

  • International Policies for Third World Education: Unesco, Literacy and Development book cover

    International Policies for Third World Education

    Unesco, Literacy and Development, 1st Edition

    By Phillip W. Jones

    Originally published in 1988. Bringing the world close to universal literacy will be a major legacy of the twentieth century. But the rapid and widespread developments in education that have enabled this to happen have not taken place in a social and political vacuum. In some instances conditions…

    Paperback – 2019-11-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Comparative Education

  • Educational Approaches to Internationalization through Intercultural Dialogue: Reflections on Theory and Practice book cover

    Educational Approaches to Internationalization through Intercultural Dialogue

    Reflections on Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ulla Lundgren, Paloma Castro, Jane Woodin

    Giving voice to researchers, policy-makers and practitioners through a range of international case studies, Educational Approaches to Internationalization through Intercultural Dialogue interrogates processes of internationalization strategy and practice, from an educational and intercultural…

    Paperback – 2019-11-26
    Routledge
    Internationalization in Higher Education Series

  • Accessing Academic Discourse: Systemic Functional Linguistics and Legitimation Code Theory book cover

    Accessing Academic Discourse

    Systemic Functional Linguistics and Legitimation Code Theory, 1st Edition

    Edited by J. R. Martin, Karl Maton, Y. J. Doran

    Academic discourse is the gateway not only to educational success but to worlds of imagination, discovery and accumulated wisdom. Understanding the nature of academic discourse and developing ways of helping everyone access, shape and change this knowledge is critical to supporting social justice.…

    Paperback – 2019-11-21
    Routledge
    Legitimation Code Theory

  • Teaching Adolescents and Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder: Curriculum Planning and Strategies book cover

    Teaching Adolescents and Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder

    Curriculum Planning and Strategies, 1st Edition

    By Dianne Zager, Michael L. Wehmeyer

    Teaching Adolescents and Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder supports teachers in preparing secondary students with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) to succeed in school, work and beyond. Focused on enabling students to successfully pursue further education and meaningful career paths,…

    Paperback – 2019-11-20
    Routledge

  • Developing Transformative Spaces in Higher Education: Learning to Transgress book cover

    Developing Transformative Spaces in Higher Education

    Learning to Transgress, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sue Jackson

    Higher education has been presented as a solution to a host of local and global problems, despite the fact that learning and assessment can also be used as mechanisms for exclusion and social control. Developing Transformative Spaces in Higher Education: Learning to Transgress demonstrates that…

    Paperback – 2019-11-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Between Two Worlds: Black Students in an Urban Community College book cover

    Between Two Worlds

    Black Students in an Urban Community College, 1st Edition

    By Lois Weis

    First published in 1985, this book explores the ‘lived culture’ of urban black students in a community college located in a large northeastern city in the United States. The author immersed herself in the institution she was studying for a full academic year, exploring both the direct experiences…

    Paperback – 2019-11-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Education

  • Black Men in Law School: Unmatched or Mismatched book cover

    Black Men in Law School

    Unmatched or Mismatched, 1st Edition

    By Darrell D. Jackson

    Grounded in Critical Race Theory (CRT), Black Men in Law School refutes the claim that when African American law students are "mismatched" with more selective law schools, the result is lower levels of achievement and success. Presenting personal narratives and counter-stories, Jackson demonstrates…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge

  • Latina Bilingual Education Teachers: Examining Structural Racism in Schools book cover

    Latina Bilingual Education Teachers

    Examining Structural Racism in Schools, 1st Edition

    By Yukari Takimoto Amos

    Using critical race theory and whiteness studies as theoretical frameworks, this book traces two Latina bilingual education teachers in three different professional phases: as paraprofessionals, teacher candidates, and certified teachers. Grounded in a longitudinal case study, this book sheds light…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    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 – 2019-11-08
    Routledge

  • Bourgeois Ideology and Education: Subversion Through Pedagogy book cover

    Bourgeois Ideology and Education

    Subversion Through Pedagogy, 1st Edition

    By Steven Snow

    This book identifies the origins and central assertions of bourgeois ideology as well as the reasons for their persuasive power, and offers pedagogical tools to weaken them. The author suggests techniques for use in the classroom, the community and the imagination that subvert negative stereotypes…

    Paperback – 2019-11-08
    Routledge

  • Representing the Middle East and Africa in Social Studies Education: Teacher Discourse and Otherness book cover

    Representing the Middle East and Africa in Social Studies Education

    Teacher Discourse and Otherness, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Osborn

    Representing the Middle East and Africa in Social Studies Education examines the lived classroom experiences of six social studies teachers and the relevance of their discourse in framing the knowledge students receive about populations in the Middle East and Africa. With a focus on the…

    Paperback – 2019-11-08
    Routledge

  • Human Rights, Constitutional Law and Belonging: The Right to Equal Belonging in a Democratic Society book cover

    Human Rights, Constitutional Law and Belonging

    The Right to Equal Belonging in a Democratic Society, 1st Edition

    By Elena Drymiotou

    While every constitution includes a provision over the right to equal protection of the laws, perhaps with different terminology, this book interprets this right in a new way. Theories of the right to equal protection of the laws as the right to anti-subordination are the most influential theories…

    Paperback – 2019-11-08
    Routledge

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