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  • Professionalism in Post-Compulsory Education and Training: Empirical and Theoretical Perspectives book cover

    Professionalism in Post-Compulsory Education and Training

    Empirical and Theoretical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan Tummons

    What does ‘professionalism’ mean for teachers and trainers in further education colleges or adult education centres? Over the last twenty years, ideas about professionalism and professional identity within the post-compulsory sector have been shaped and reshaped by successive policies, standards,…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge

  • Decolonisation after Democracy: Rethinking the Research and Teaching of Political Science in South Africa book cover

    Decolonisation after Democracy

    Rethinking the Research and Teaching of Political Science in South Africa, 1st Edition

    Edited by Laurence Piper

    Decolonisation after Democracy addresses the provocative idea that we need to rid higher education of lingering forms of colonial knowledge. This matters because in the colonial era much knowledge was put to the service of subjugating indigenous peoples, and the assumptions from this era may linger…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge

  • Science, Technologies and Material Culture in the History of Education book cover

    Science, Technologies and Material Culture in the History of Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Heather Ellis

    Developed out of a 2015 conference of the History of Education Society, UK, this book explores the interconnections between the histories of science, technologies and material culture, and the history of education. The contributions express a shared concern over the extent to which the history of…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge

  • Transformation and Empowerment through Education: Reconstructing our Relationship with Education book cover

    Transformation and Empowerment through Education

    Reconstructing our Relationship with Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Raqib Chowdhury

    Transformation and Empowerment through Education challenges the normalisation of Western discourses as the optimal choice for empowering education. The book aims to reconstruct our relationship with education and employs contemporary theories in order to understand some of the most persistent…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge

  • Reconsidering The Role of Play in Early Childhood: Towards Social Justice and Equity book cover

    Reconsidering The Role of Play in Early Childhood

    Towards Social Justice and Equity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julie M. Nicholson, Debora B. Wisneski

    Reconsidering the Role of Play in Early Childhood: Towards Social Justice and Equity—a compilation of current play research in early childhood education and care—challenges, disrupts, and reexamines conventional perspectives on play. By highlighting powerful and provocative studies from around the…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge

  • The Art and Craft of Literacy Pedagogy: Profiling Community Arts Zone book cover

    The Art and Craft of Literacy Pedagogy

    Profiling Community Arts Zone, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer Rowsell

    In tracing community, and how art and craft can be harnessed to express and manifest communities, this book raises fundamental questions and issues about the nature of literacy in everyday lives. Threaded throughout the contributions is an abiding belief in the expansive and flexible nature of…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge

  • Organizational Theory for Equity and Diversity: Leading Integrated, Socially Just Education book cover

    Organizational Theory for Equity and Diversity

    Leading Integrated, Socially Just Education, 1st Edition

    By Colleen A. Capper

    Organizational Theory for Equity and Diversity covers the full range of organizational theories as applied to educational leadership practice and research, exploring not only traditional perspectives but also critically oriented epistemologies including Critical Race Theory; LatCrit, Asian, Tribal…

    Paperback – 2018-11-05
    Routledge
    Educational Leadership for Equity and Diversity

  • Bourdieu, Language-based Ethnographies and Reflexivity: Putting Theory into Practice book cover

    Bourdieu, Language-based Ethnographies and Reflexivity

    Putting Theory into Practice, 1st Edition

    By Michael Grenfell, Kate Pahl

    Offering a unique and original perspective on Bourdieu, language-based ethnographies,and reflexivity, this volume provides a nuanced, in-depth discussion of the complex relationship between these interconnected topics and their impact in real-world contexts. Part I opens the book with an overview…

    Paperback – 2018-11-05
    Routledge

  • Who Decides Who Becomes a Teacher?: Schools of Education as Sites of Resistance book cover

    Who Decides Who Becomes a Teacher?

    Schools of Education as Sites of Resistance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julie Gorlewski, Eve Tuck

    Who Decides Who Becomes a Teacher? extends the discussions and critiques of neoliberalism in education by examining the potential for Schools of Teacher Education to contest policies that are typical in K-12 schooling. Drawing on a case study of faculty collaboration, this edited volume reimagines…

    Paperback – 2018-11-05
    Routledge

  • Leading Holistically: How Schools, Districts, and States Improve Systemically book cover

    Leading Holistically

    How Schools, Districts, and States Improve Systemically, 1st Edition

    Edited by Haim Shaked, Chen Schechter, Alan James Daly

    Leading Holistically explores systems thinking in educational leadership—a comprehensive framework that enables leaders to improve their practice by taking a holistic perspective, instead of relying on a one-size-fits-all solution to discrete aspects of their organization. Aiming to expand the…

    Paperback – 2018-11-05
    Routledge

  • Ubuntu and Buddhism in Higher Education: An Ontological Rethinking book cover

    Ubuntu and Buddhism in Higher Education

    An Ontological Rethinking, 1st Edition

    By David Robinson-Morris

    Ubuntu and Buddhism in Higher Education theorizes the equal privileging of ontology and epistemology towards a balanced focus on ‘being-becoming’ and knowledge acquisition within the field of higher education. In response to the shift in higher education’s aims and purposes beginning in the latter…

    Hardback – 2018-11-05
    Routledge

  • Grounding Education in Environmental Humanities: Exploring Place-Based Pedagogies in the South book cover

    Grounding Education in Environmental Humanities

    Exploring Place-Based Pedagogies in the South, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lucas F. Johnston, Dave Aftandilian

    This edited volume draws together educators and scholars to engage with the difficulties and benefits of teaching place-based education in a distinctive culture-laden area in North America: the United States South. Despite problematic past visions of cultural homogeneity, the South has always been…

    Hardback – 2018-11-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

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