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  • Semiotic Theory of Learning: New Perspectives in the Philosophy of Education book cover

    Semiotic Theory of Learning

    New Perspectives in the Philosophy of Education, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Stables, Winfried Nöth, Alin Olteanu, Sébastien Pesce, Eetu Pikkarainen

    Semiotic Theory of Learning asks what learning is and what brings it about, challenging the hegemony of psychological and sociological constructions of learning in order to develop a burgeoning literature in semiotics as an educational foundation.  Drawing on theoretical research and its…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Vocational Education in the Nordic Countries: The Historical Evolution book cover

    Vocational Education in the Nordic Countries

    The Historical Evolution, 1st Edition

    Edited by Svein Michelsen, Marja-Leena Stenström

    Vocational Education in the Nordic Countries: The Historical Evolution is the first of two books that disseminate 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

  • From ‘Aggressive Masculinity’ to ‘Rape Culture’: An Educational Philosophy and Theory Gender and Sexualities Reader, Volume V book cover

    From ‘Aggressive Masculinity’ to ‘Rape Culture’

    An Educational Philosophy and Theory Gender and Sexualities Reader, Volume V, 1st Edition

    Edited by Liz Jackson, Michael A. Peters

    From ‘Aggressive Masculinity’ to ‘Rape Culture’ is the fifth volume in this series and explores the relationship between gender and sex roles and socialisation and education, foregrounding issues of inequity and different forms of oppression in various contexts. It tells a rich story of…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • The Role of Social Science in the Education of Professional Practitioners book cover

    The Role of Social Science in the Education of Professional Practitioners

    1st Edition

    By John Astley

    The Role of Social Science in the Education of Professional Practitioners explores the inter-relation between the social sciences and professional practice, particularly in areas of health and social welfare, and the form that professional education takes. The key issue of who provides for our…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Towards a Posthuman Theory of Educational Relationality book cover

    Towards a Posthuman Theory of Educational Relationality

    1st Edition

    By Simon Ceder

    Towards a Posthuman Theory of Educational Relationality critically reads the intersubjective theories on educational relations and uses a posthuman approach to ascribe agency relationally to humans and nonhumans alike. The book introduces the concept of ‘educational relationality’ and contains…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Academies and Free Schools in England: A History and Philosophy of The Gove Act book cover

    Academies and Free Schools in England

    A History and Philosophy of The Gove Act, 1st Edition

    By Adrian Hilton

    Academies and Free Schools in England argues that there is a high degree of philosophical consensus and historical continuity on the policy of ‘academisation’ across the main political parties in England. It attempts to make sense of what are all essentially free schools by interviewing the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Education and Free Will: Spinoza, Causal Determinism and Moral Formation book cover

    Education and Free Will

    Spinoza, Causal Determinism and Moral Formation, 1st Edition

    By Johan Dahlbeck

    Education and Free Will critically assesses and makes use of Spinoza’s insights on human freedom to construe an account of education that is compatible with causal determinism without sacrificing the educational goal of increasing students’ autonomy and self-determination. Offering a thorough…

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

  • British Pakistani Boys, Education and the Role of Religion: In the Land of the Trojan Horse book cover

    British Pakistani Boys, Education and the Role of Religion

    In the Land of the Trojan Horse, 1st Edition

    By Karamat Iqbal

    British Pakistani children are the second largest ethnic group in UK schools, yet little of their education and wider needs have been researched. British Pakistani Boys, Education and the Role of Religion seeks to rectify this, by investigating the educational achievement of British Pakistani boys…

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

  • New Frontiers for College Education: International Perspectives book cover

    New Frontiers for College Education

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jim Gallacher, Fiona Reeve

    The college sector is facing a growing number of new challenges caused by technological change, globalisation and the growth of mass higher education. New Frontiers for College Education considers the impact these changes have had and explores the developing role of college education in countries…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

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