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  • Moral Education in Japan: Values in a global context book cover

    Moral Education in Japan

    Values in a global context, 1st Edition

    By Marie Højlund Roesgaard

    Japan’s Fundamental Law on Education was revised in 2006 and new curriculum guidelines along with new proposals for strengthening the position of moral education reflect the increased political focus, particularly by the two Abe-administrations. Changes include increased emphasis on patriotism, on…

    Paperback – 2018-05-11
    Routledge

  • Languages and Literacies as Mobile and Placed Resources book cover

    Languages and Literacies as Mobile and Placed Resources

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sue Nichols, Collette Snowden

    Languages and Literacies as Mobile and Placed Resources explores how languages and literacies are implicated in the complex relationship between place and mobility. It is a book that represents the next wave in literacy studies in which theories of mobility, networking and globalisation have…

    Paperback – 2018-05-11
    Routledge

  • Hidden Youth and the Virtual World: The process of social censure and empowerment book cover

    Hidden Youth and the Virtual World

    The process of social censure and empowerment, 1st Edition

    By Gloria Hongyee Chan

    Hidden Youth and the Virtual World examines the phenomenon of ‘hidden youth’ or hikikomori, as it is better known in Japan as well as Hong Kong. Exposure to the Internet has allowed these young persons to develop a high level of capability within the virtual world, however these are skills that are…

    Paperback – 2018-05-11
    Routledge

  • Policy Discourses in Malaysian Education: A nation in the making book cover

    Policy Discourses in Malaysian Education

    A nation in the making, 1st Edition

    Edited by Suseela Malakolunthu, Nagappan C. Rengasamy

    Since independence in 1957, Malaysia has become a globally-recognised industrial trading partner. With a 60% Muslim population, it also enjoys the reputation of being a moderate and peaceful nation. However, with just a short time left to realising its Vision 2020 of developed nationhood, the…

    Paperback – 2018-05-11
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Differentiation in Schools book cover

    The Politics of Differentiation in Schools

    1st Edition

    By Martin Mills, Amanda Keddie, Peter Renshaw, Sue Monk

    In many English-speaking countries, teachers are encouraged to differentiate their classrooms, and in some cases, through various policy mechanisms. This encouragement is often accompanied by threats and sanctions for not making the grade. By exploring the ways in which one education system in…

    Paperback – 2018-05-11
    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…

    Hardback – 2018-05-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2018-05-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • The Future Agenda for Internationalization in Higher Education: Next Generation Insights into Research, Policy, and Practice book cover

    The Future Agenda for Internationalization in Higher Education

    Next Generation Insights into Research, Policy, and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Douglas Proctor, Laura E. Rumbley

    The internationalization of higher education is a world-wide phenomenon, subject to multiple interpretations at national, institutional and individual levels. Still, much of the mainstream literature on this topic is concentrated on a small number of countries and a narrow range of key topics. To…

    Paperback – 2018-05-10
    Routledge
    Internationalization in Higher Education Series

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2018-05-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • Left Behind: The Public Education Crisis in the United States book cover

    Left Behind: The Public Education Crisis in the United States

    1st Edition

    By Paul L. Jalbert

    This book addresses the harmful influences that the cultural, social, economic, political and ideological dimensions, in current ‘American’ society, have upon the delivery of elementary, secondary and university education. It examines the effects of poverty, funding at the local, state and federal…

    Paperback – 2018-05-10
    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…

    Hardback – 2018-05-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Teacher Education

  • Gymtherapy: Developing emotional wellbeing and resilience in children through the medium of movement book cover

    Gymtherapy

    Developing emotional wellbeing and resilience in children through the medium of movement, 1st Edition

    By Rebekah Pierre

    This highly practical resource introduces the concept of ‘Gymtherapy’; a pioneering approach to working with children that uses movement as a means of promoting emotional wellbeing. Gymtherapy brings together the physical and emotional benefits of activity alongside the importance of safeguarding…

    Paperback – 2018-05-10
    Routledge

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