Education: Theory of Education

  • The Idea of a Social Studies Education: The Role of Philosophical Counseling book cover

    The Idea of a Social Studies Education

    The Role of Philosophical Counseling, 1st Edition

    By James A. Duplass

    Offering a fresh take on the purpose of social studies today, James A. Duplass positions philosophical counseling as a way for teachers to engage students in thinking deeply about what it means to be a citizen in a democratic society. The Idea of a Social Studies Education takes a uniquely…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02
    Routledge

  • Engaging Curriculum: Bridging the Curriculum Theory and English Education Divide book cover

    Engaging Curriculum

    Bridging the Curriculum Theory and English Education Divide, 1st Edition

    By Bill Green

    Explicitly linking curriculum inquiry to English education via recurring themes of representation, democracy and knowledge, this book is a call for both researchers and practitioners to engage with curriculum, explicitly and deliberatively, as both a concept and a question. The approach is broadly…

    Hardback – 2017-09-21
    Routledge
    Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

  • Rethinking Outdoor, Experiential and Informal Education: Beyond the Confines book cover

    Rethinking Outdoor, Experiential and Informal Education

    Beyond the Confines, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tony Jeffs, Jon Ord

    This book seeks to bring together the two disciplines of informal and outdoor education, and challenges readers to think differently about outdoor and adventure education. It develops core ideas and thinking about informal education within outdoor settings, and explores how its principles and…

    Paperback – 2017-09-13
    Routledge

  • Promoting Young People's Wellbeing through Empowerment and Agency: A Critical Framework for Practice book cover

    Promoting Young People's Wellbeing through Empowerment and Agency

    A Critical Framework for Practice, 1st Edition

    By Lucy Maynard, Karen Stuart

    The terms ‘wellbeing’, ‘empowerment’ and ‘agency’ are common parlance in policy and practice with children, young people and families (CYPF), yet are often misused or not fully understood. Further, there is a disconnect between these abstract concepts and tangible practice with CYPF. This book…

    Paperback – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Debates in Education Studies book cover

    Contemporary Debates in Education Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer Marshall

    Contemporary Debates in Education Studies gives the reader a vital and nuanced understanding of the key debates surrounding the field of education today. Exploring important educational themes such as issues of sexuality, extremism and mental health through a variety of viewpoints, this…

    Paperback – 2017-08-23
    Routledge

  • Learning and Teaching in the Junior School (1941) book cover

    Learning and Teaching in the Junior School (1941)

    1st Edition

    By Nancy Catty

    Originally published in 1941, this book deals with the application of educational theory to the teaching of children between the ages of seven and twelve in large classes, mainly in state primary schools. It suggests how education based on children’s activities and interests can be organized and…

    Hardback – 2017-08-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Theory and Practice of Education (1934) book cover

    The Theory and Practice of Education (1934)

    1st Edition

    By Nancy Catty

    Originally published in 1934, this book provides the findings of psychologists which have direct bearing on the theory and practice of education, and shows the close connection between sound theory and methods of school organization and teaching. This connection is illustrated by constant…

    Hardback – 2017-08-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • At Home in School (1988): Parent Participation in Primary Education book cover

    At Home in School (1988)

    Parent Participation in Primary Education, 1st Edition

    By Viv Edwards, Angela Redfern

    Originally published in 1988, this book discusses the gradual move from the separation of home and school to an increasing acceptance of the central role of parents as partners in their children's education. The book looks at the progress made towards real partnership with parents. An eminently…

    Hardback – 2017-08-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Creative Self: Psychoanalysis, Teaching and Learning in the Classroom book cover

    The Creative Self

    Psychoanalysis, Teaching and Learning in the Classroom, 1st Edition

    By Tamara Bibby

    The Creative Self engages with the work of the psychoanalyst D.W. Winnicott to develop alternative ways of thinking about key issues at the heart of pedagogy; specifically pedagogic relationships, creativity, defiance and compliance. These issues underpin the desires and defences of professionals…

    Paperback – 2017-08-15
    Routledge
    Foundations and Futures of Education

  • Contemplative and Artful Openings: Researching Women and Teaching book cover

    Contemplative and Artful Openings

    Researching Women and Teaching, 1st Edition

    By Susan Casey Walsh

    Highlighting an arts-based inquiry process that involves contemplation, mindful awareness, and artful writing, this book explores women’s difficult experiences in teaching. It weaves a strong autobiographical thread with artifacts from several research projects with female teachers. By linking…

    Hardback – 2017-07-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • The Substance of Faith Allied with Science: A Catechism for Parents and Teachers book cover

    The Substance of Faith Allied with Science

    A Catechism for Parents and Teachers, 1st Edition

    By Oliver Lodge

    Originally published in 1907, this book provides information to parents and teachers wishing to teach their children about Christianity as well as science. Lodge details his fear of mandatory secularism in schools and advises how to instruct children in science without allowing any doubt of…

    Paperback – 2017-07-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Sound Curriculum: Sonic Studies in Educational Theory, Method, & Practice book cover

    Sound Curriculum

    Sonic Studies in Educational Theory, Method, & Practice, 1st Edition

    By Walter S. Gershon

    Part of a growing group of works that addresses the burgeoning field of sound studies, this book attends not only to theoretical and empirical examinations, but also to methodological and philosophical considerations at the intersection of sound and education. Gershon theoretically advances the…

    Hardback – 2017-06-27
    Routledge
    Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

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