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  • Practicing Art/Science: Experiments in an Emerging Field book cover

    Practicing Art/Science

    Experiments in an Emerging Field, 1st Edition

    Edited by Philippe Sormani, Guelfo Carbone, Priska Gisler

    Over the last two decades, multiple initiatives of transdisciplinary collaboration across art, science, and technology have seen the light of day. Why, by whom, and under what circumstances are such initiatives promoted? What does their experimental character look like - and what can be learned,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    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 – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Gender and Precarious Research Careers: A Comparative Analysis book cover

    Gender and Precarious Research Careers

    A Comparative Analysis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Annalisa Murgia, Barbara Poggio

    The literature on gender and science shows that scientific careers continue to be characterised – albeit with important differences among countries – by strong gender discriminations, especially in more prestigious positions. Much less investigated is the issue of which stage in the career such…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Adult Education and the Formation of Citizens: A Critical Interrogation book cover

    Adult Education and the Formation of Citizens

    A Critical Interrogation, 1st Edition

    By Andreas Fejes, Magnus Dahlstedt, Maria Olson, Fredrik Sandberg

    Adult Education and the Formation of Citizens turns attention towards normative claims about who adults should become through education, and what capacities and skills adults need to develop to become included in society as ‘full’ citizens. Through these debates, adults are construed as not yet…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Teacher Education Policy and Practice in Europe: Challenges and Opportunities for the Future book cover

    Teacher Education Policy and Practice in Europe

    Challenges and Opportunities for the Future, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ana Raquel Simões, Mónica Lourenço, Nilza Costa

    Teacher Education Policy and Practice in Europe provides a critical overview of the current challenges facing teacher education policy and practice in Europe. Drawing on a wide range of contributions, the book demonstrates that in order for teachers to reassume their role as agents of change, it is…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Testing and Inclusive Schooling: International Challenges and Opportunities book cover

    Testing and Inclusive Schooling

    International Challenges and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bjorn Hamre, Anne Morin, Christian Ydesen

    Testing and Inclusive Schooling provides a comparative perspective on seemingly incompatible global agendas and efforts to include all children in the general school system, thus reducing exclusion. With an examination of the international testing culture and the politics of inclusion currently…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Vocational Education in the Nordic Countries: Learning from Diversity book cover

    Vocational Education in the Nordic Countries

    Learning from Diversity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christian Helms Jørgensen, Ole Johnny Olsen, Daniel Persson Thunqvist

    Vocational Education in the Nordic Countries: Learning from Diversity is the second of two books that disseminates new and systematic knowledge on the strengths and weaknesses of the different models of vocational education and training (VET) in four Nordic countries. Vocational education in Europe…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Manufacturing the Mathematical Child: A Deconstruction of Dominant Spaces of Production and Governance book cover

    Manufacturing the Mathematical Child

    A Deconstruction of Dominant Spaces of Production and Governance, 1st Edition

    By Anna Llewellyn

    Mathematics is a subject held in high esteem around the world, yet the teaching and learning of mathematics is rarely viewed as good enough and many find the subject difficult to comprehend, or engage with. In Manufacturing the Mathematical Child, Anna Llewellyn asks some difficult questions in…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2020-02-25
    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 – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Politics of Quality in Education: A Comparative Study of Brazil, China, and Russia book cover

    Politics of Quality in Education

    A Comparative Study of Brazil, China, and Russia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jaakko Kauko, Risto Rinne, Tuomas Takala

    The question of quality has become one of the most important framing factors in education and has been of growing interest to international organisations and national policymakers for decades. Politics of Quality in Education focuses on Brazil, China, and Russia, part of the so-called emerging…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Questioning the Language of Improvement and Reform in Education: Reclaiming Meaning book cover

    Questioning the Language of Improvement and Reform in Education

    Reclaiming Meaning, 1st Edition

    By Nicole Mockler, Susan Groundwater-Smith

    Questioning the Language of Improvement and Reform in Education challenges the language used in education by linking the language of both the public and professional domains with the changing intentions of the governance of education. Exploring various issues, which embody the many manifestations…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

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