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  • Reforms and Restraints in Modern French Education book cover

    Reforms and Restraints in Modern French Education

    1st Edition

    By W. R. Fraser

    Originally published in 1971. This book looks at the French educational services. which had been being reformed over the 1960s. The dynamic for change stemmed from population pressures, higher aspirations and students’ dissatisfaction. The author shows how attempts to reform have been limited by…

    Hardback – 2018-05-02
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    Routledge Library Editions: Comparative Education

  • Comparative Education: Some Considerations of Method book cover

    Comparative Education

    Some Considerations of Method, 1st Edition

    By Brian Holmes

    Originally published in 1981. Presented here is a coherent theory of Comparative Education research, based on the traditions and innovations established by such pioneers as Joseph Lauwerys and Nicholas Hans. From the author’s substantive studies emerges a taxonomy for education based on Popper’s…

    Hardback – 2018-05-02
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    Routledge Library Editions: Comparative Education

  • Contemporary Perspectives in Comparative Education book cover

    Contemporary Perspectives in Comparative Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robin J. Burns, Anthony R. Welch

    Originally published in 1992. This work provides insight into comparative and international education work in Australia and New Zealand, where an emerging local style may be developing into a full blown national approach. The 14 essays address issues such as education in third-world Asia, sexism,…

    Hardback – 2018-05-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Comparative Education

  • Education in Central America and the Caribbean book cover

    Education in Central America and the Caribbean

    1st Edition

    Edited by Colin Brock, Donald Clarkson

    Originally published in 1990. The Caribbean basin is an extremely diverse area in geographical, ethnic and cultural terms. Its educational systems, too, are remarkably varied, reflecting colonial and religious traditions as well as those of a broad range of post-independence movements. Even these…

    Hardback – 2018-05-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Comparative Education

  • Education in Latin America book cover

    Education in Latin America

    1st Edition

    Edited by Colin Brock, Hugh Lawlor

    Originally published in 1985. Latin America is a region where widespread economic, social and political changes are taking place. Some countries, such as Brazil, are becoming new industrial giants, whereas others with good prospects are performing poorly in the economic sphere. In politics,…

    Hardback – 2018-05-02
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    Routledge Library Editions: Comparative Education

  • Education and Development book cover

    Education and Development

    1st Edition

    By Simon McGrath

    This title explores the place of education in development debates and provides a systematic as well as a theoretical overview of the main approaches to education and development. It emphasises the fact that education is profoundly shaped by national and local cultures even if many issues are shared…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01
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    Routledge Perspectives on Development

  • Numeracy as Social Practice: Global and Local Perspectives book cover

    Numeracy as Social Practice

    Global and Local Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keiko Yasukawa, Alan Rogers, Kara Jackson, Brian V. Street

    Learning takes place both inside and outside of the classroom, embedded in local practices, traditions and interactions. But whereas the importance of social practice is increasingly recognised in literacy education, Numeracy as Social Practice: Global and Local Perspectives is the first book to…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01
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    Rethinking Development

  • Foundations of Multiliteracies: Reading, Writing and Talking in the 21st Century book cover

    Foundations of Multiliteracies

    Reading, Writing and Talking in the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    By Michèle Anstey, Geoff Bull

      Using the concept of multiliteracies and multimodality, this book provides foundation knowledge about the new and continuously changing literacies of the 21st century. It details the five semiotic systems (linguistic, visual, auditory, gestural and spatial) and how they contribute to the…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01
    Routledge

  • Levinas and the Philosophy of Education book cover

    Levinas and the Philosophy of Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Guoping Zhao

    Delving into Levinas’s ideas in nuanced and sophisticated ways, this book innovatively blends and juxtaposes Levinas with other thinkers, perspectives, and fields of thinking. Some contributions are traditional, but superbly analyzed and argued renderings of his thought, and they contrast with more…

    Hardback – 2018-05-01
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    Educational Philosophy and Theory

  • The Big Book of Blob Trees book cover

    The Big Book of Blob Trees

    2nd Edition

    By Pip Wilson, Ian Long

    The Big Book of Blob Trees features 70 different Blob trees that can be used as prompts to explore feelings. This unique collection of Blob trees with its range of different Blob characters is a fabulous way of opening up discussions about feelings and developing understanding of emotions, empathy…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01
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    Blobs

  • The Big Book of Blobs book cover

    The Big Book of Blobs

    2nd Edition

    By Pip Wilson, Ian Long

    The Big Book of Blobs is a collection of Blob pictures that can be used as prompts to explore feelings. The relatable Blob characters are depicted in many different situations which can be used as a springboard for meaningful discussion on a range of issues and topics. The Blobs in this collection…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01
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    Blobs

  • Selection Certification and Control: Social Issues in Educational Assessment book cover

    Selection Certification and Control

    Social Issues in Educational Assessment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patricia Broadfoot

    Published in 1984, this book brings together the two separate and opposed traditions in the study of educational assessment, the ‘psychometric’ and the ‘educationalist critique’, and attempts to widen the focus of debate in order to situate controversies associated with the topic into a more…

    Hardback – 2018-05-01
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    Routledge Revivals

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