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  • Schooling Comprehensive Kids: Pupil Responses to Education book cover

    Schooling Comprehensive Kids

    Pupil Responses to Education, 1st Edition

    By Amanda Palmer

    First published in 1998, this volume is based upon an ethnographic study of white and black in a mixed comprehensive school conducted during the 1980s and explores differentiation in the classroom, looking at gender, colour and class differences within groups of students. The findings are discussed…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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  • Lifelong and Continuing Education: What is a Learning Society? book cover

    Lifelong and Continuing Education

    What is a Learning Society?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Oliver

    First published in 1999, this volume recognises that lifelong and continuing education is one of the main issues on the educational stage. In the United Kingdom it is a key feature of the government’s educational initiative as reflected in the Green Paper, ‘The Learning Age: a Renaissance for a New…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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  • Shaping Futures: Learning for Competence and Citizenship book cover

    Shaping Futures

    Learning for Competence and Citizenship, 1st Edition

    By Karen M. Evans

    First published in 1998, this volume draws on studies of real-life experiences in the status passage to adulthood and argues that policies must be based on more holistic analyses of social dynamics. Karen M. Evans recognises that the time taken to reach adult status has lengthened in all the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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  • The Routes of Resistance: Travellers and Second-level Schooling book cover

    The Routes of Resistance

    Travellers and Second-level Schooling, 1st Edition

    By Máirín Kenny

    First published in 1997, this study is an attempt to read and critique answers to that question, answers offered in policy and provision, and answers to those answers, in talk and texts, and in classroom performances, an often fraught ‘conversation’ which goes on in spirals.…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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  • Underachieving to Protect Self-worth: Advice for Teachers, Teacher-educators and Counsellors book cover

    Underachieving to Protect Self-worth

    Advice for Teachers, Teacher-educators and Counsellors, 1st Edition

    By Ted Thompson

    First published in 1999, this volume strives to present an integrated account of how failure avoidance may be reduced. Ted Thompson asks: why is failure so aversive and why do people to almost any lengths to avoid it? This is a book about implications for organising the context of classroom…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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  • A People's History of Classics: Class and Greco-Roman Antiquity in Britain and Ireland 1689 to 1939 book cover

    A People's History of Classics

    Class and Greco-Roman Antiquity in Britain and Ireland 1689 to 1939, 1st Edition

    By Edith Hall, Henry Stead

    A People’s History of Classics explores the influence of the classical past on the lives of working-class people, whose voices have been almost completely excluded from previous histories of classical scholarship and pedagogy, in Britain and Ireland from the late 17th to the earlier 20th century.…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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  • Blueprint for a Common School book cover

    Blueprint for a Common School

    1st Edition

    By W. Kenneth Richmond

    Originally published in 1943, recognising the importance of early education, this title looked at a way forward for creating a "Common School" for all children. At a time when most attention was focused on secondary education, this title outlines a plan for primary state education, much of it…

    Paperback – 2020-01-20 
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  • Culture and General Education: A Survey book cover

    Culture and General Education

    A Survey, 1st Edition

    By W. Kenneth Richmond

    Originally published in 1963, this remarkable book discusses the results of the ‘tests of culture’ devised by the author, two of which, when published in The Times Educational Supplement, evoked such wide interest that he was almost overwhelmed with unsolicited test scores and correspondence. The…

    Paperback – 2020-01-20 
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  • The Teaching Revolution book cover

    The Teaching Revolution

    1st Edition

    By W. Kenneth Richmond

    Originally published in 1967, education had entered a period of fundamental change. The developments described in this book – team-teaching, audio-visual aids, programmed learning, curriculum reform projects, and the like – had tended to progress in isolation from each other, and only recently had…

    Paperback – 2020-01-20 
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  • The Literature of Education: A Critical Bibliography 1945-1970 book cover

    The Literature of Education

    A Critical Bibliography 1945-1970, 1st Edition

    By W. Kenneth Richmond

    Original blurb: "The volume of writing on educational topics has increased so prodigiously in recent years that the student is likely to lose himself in a sea of print. This may lead him to opt for the first book that comes to hand, or waste time rifling through half a dozen when a thorough grasp…

    Paperback – 2020-01-20 
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  • Education and Schooling book cover

    Education and Schooling

    1st Edition

    By W. Kenneth Richmond

    In the early 1970s the crisis in schools, particularly in urban areas, had escalated. At the same time a number of writers had advocated either the abolition or the recasting of the school system as a whole. The late Kenneth Richmond saw these phenomena as symptoms of a struggle towards a…

    Paperback – 2020-01-20 
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  • EFL Pedagogy as Cultural Discourse: Textbooks, Practice, and Policy for Arabs and Jews in Israel book cover

    EFL Pedagogy as Cultural Discourse

    Textbooks, Practice, and Policy for Arabs and Jews in Israel, 1st Edition

    By Muzna Awayed-Bishara

    This book offers unique insight into the role that English as a Foreign Language (EFL) discourse plays in shaping the ideological terrain of contemporary Israel/Palestine through constructing the subjectivities of those who plan, teach, and learn it. While the EFL curriculum is uniform across…

    Paperback – 2020-01-17 
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