Education: Theory of Education

  • Learning and Visual Communication book cover

    Learning and Visual Communication

    1st Edition

    By David Sless

    Originally published in 1981, Learning and Visual Communication is about how to use visual communication in education. It offers visual forms of communication. In order to do this it draws on recent research - at the time of publication - in psychology, philosophy, semiotics, cultural…

    Hardback – 2018-12-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Towards a Convergence Between Science and Environmental Education: The selected works of Justin Dillon book cover

    Towards a Convergence Between Science and Environmental Education

    The selected works of Justin Dillon, 1st Edition

    By Justin Dillon

    In the World Library of Educationalists, international scholars themselves compile career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces—extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, major theoretical and/practical contributions—so the world can read them in a single…

    Paperback – 2018-12-05
    Routledge
    World Library of Educationalists

  • Outdoor Learning Research: Insight into forms and functions book cover

    Outdoor Learning Research

    Insight into forms and functions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sue Waite

    The term ‘outdoor learning’ covers many forms of practice outside the classroom, including Forest School and outdoor play. Outdoor learning has been rapidly growing as a topic of interest for educators and parents over the last ten years, and research published in this field is also increasing.…

    Hardback – 2018-12-04
    Routledge

  • Gender and the Politics of Schooling book cover

    Gender and the Politics of Schooling

    1st Edition

    Edited by Madeleine Arnot, Gaby Weiner

    Originally published in 1987. The perspectives, research methods and strategies adopted by researchers and teachers to investigate gender and education have been diverse and contradictory. This book provides an overview of developments and analyses the range of policy responses to the issues of sex…

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

  • Gender Under Scrutiny: New Inquiries in Education book cover

    Gender Under Scrutiny

    New Inquiries in Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gaby Weiner, Madeleine Arnot

    Originally published in 1987. This book addresses a reappraisal of the processes of gender development and its social and educational consequences. It provides examples of key research topics and methods used for the exploration of gender and education and suggests direction for further inquiry.…

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

  • Education and the Pursuit of Wisdom: The Aims of Education Revisited book cover

    Education and the Pursuit of Wisdom

    The Aims of Education Revisited, 1st Edition

    By Jānis (John) Tālivaldis Ozoliņš

    Education and the Pursuit of Wisdom examines the ways in which the timeless human search for wisdom relates to current educational practices. This book challenges the current approach of an economically-driven system preparing students solely for the workplace, and instead discusses the importance…

    Hardback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Virtues in the Public Sphere: Citizenship, Civic Friendship and Duty book cover

    Virtues in the Public Sphere

    Citizenship, Civic Friendship and Duty, 1st Edition

    Edited by James Arthur

    Virtues in the Public Sphere features seventeen chapters by experts from a variety of different perspectives on the broad theme of virtue in the public sphere. Spanning issues such as the notion of civic friendship and civic virtue, it sheds light on the role that these virtues play in the public…

    Hardback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge

  • Narrative and Metaphor in Education: Look Both Ways book cover

    Narrative and Metaphor in Education

    Look Both Ways, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Hanne, Anna A. Kaal

    Human beings rely equally on narrative (or storytelling) and metaphor (or analogy) for making sense of the world. Narrative and Metaphor in Education integrates the two perspectives of narrative and metaphor in educational theory and practice at every level from pre-school to lifelong civic…

    Hardback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge

  • School Choice: Separating Fact from Fiction book cover

    School Choice: Separating Fact from Fiction

    1st Edition

    Edited by Patrick J. Wolf

    School choice is a hot topic in the United States. Private school vouchers, public charter schools, open enrollment, and homeschooling all regularly appear on the policy agenda as ways to improve the educational experience and outcomes for students, parents, and the broader society. Pundits often…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge

  • The Self-Teaching Process in Higher Education book cover

    The Self-Teaching Process in Higher Education

    1st Edition

    By P.J. Hills

    Originally published in 1976 The Self-Teaching Process in Higher Education looks at the major changes that took place in the structure of university education. The book looks at how more emphasis was placed on students to take responsibility for their own progress by becoming self-directed…

    Hardback – 2018-11-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Teaching and Learning as a Pedagogic Pilgrimage: Cultivating Faith, Hope and Imagination book cover

    Teaching and Learning as a Pedagogic Pilgrimage

    Cultivating Faith, Hope and Imagination, 1st Edition

    By Nuraan Davids, Yusef Waghid

    Teaching and Learning as a Pedagogic Pilgrimage is premised on an argument that if higher education is to remain responsive to a public good, then teaching and learning must be in a perpetual state of reflection and change. It argues in defence of teaching and learning as constitutive of a…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Bourdieu and Chinese Education: Inequality, Competition, and Change book cover

    Bourdieu and Chinese Education

    Inequality, Competition, and Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Guanglun Michael Mu, Karen Dooley, Allan Luke

    This book uses Bourdieu’s sociological approach for research as a jumping-off point for framing our understandings and analyses of China and Chinese education. Three major themes—inequality, competition, and change—are explored across several theoretical and contextual bases. Bringing together top…

    Paperback – 2018-10-25
    Routledge

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