Education: Book Series

The Routledge Education Studies Series

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  • Understanding Education and Economics

    Key Debates and Critical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jessie A. Bustillos Morales, Sandra Abegglen

    Understanding Education and Economics explores the multiple ways in which the field of education and schooling has become closely aligned with economic imperatives and interests, and the impact of this on learning and teaching. In particular, the increasing influence of economic arguments, economic…

    Paperback – 2020-03-24 
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  • Sociology for Education Studies

    Connecting Theory, Settings and Everyday Experiences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Catherine A. Simon, Graham Downes

    Sociology for Education Studies provides a fresh look at the sociology of education, focussing on themes such as habitus, hegemony and intersectionality. It supports students in applying sociological theory to their own educational experiences and developing an understanding of why social orders…

    Paperback – 2020-02-26 
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  • Philosophy and the Study of Education

    New Perspectives on a Complex Relationship, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tom Feldges

    Combining contributions from international academics and practitioners, this new text develops students’ ability to philosophise as well as learn about philosophy and education. It considers issues concerned with the interface between education and wider society but goes beyond this to explore…

    Paperback – 2019-04-04
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  • Psychology and the Study of Education

    Critical Perspectives on Developing Theories, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cathal Ó Siochrú

    Psychology and the Study of Education: Critical Perspectives on Developing Theories explores both the insights and applications that psychology can offer in a range of educational contexts. Introducing the reader to a wide variety of sources, from cutting edge research to key studies from the…

    Paperback – 2018-02-14
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  • International and Comparative Education

    Contemporary Issues and Debates, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brendan Bartram

    International and Comparative Education offers detailed and wide-ranging illustrations of the ways in which comparison can illuminate our understanding of contemporary education systems by exploring issues in relation to specific educational sectors, from early-years and primary schooling, through…

    Paperback – 2017-08-15
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  • Contemporary Issues in Childhood

    A Bio-ecological Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Zeta Brown, Stephen Ward

    Contemporary Issues in Childhood provides undergraduate students with a comprehensive introduction to the current influences and challenges that surround childhood, families and communities. The text carefully explores the lives of children and young people to make clear the link between this…

    Paperback – 2017-07-27
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  • Gender, Education and Work

    Inequalities and Intersectionality, 1st Edition

    By Christine Eden

    Girls outperform boys in educational achievement, yet women in work are less well paid, are underrepresented in positions of power and carry a disproportionate burden of care and childcare. Gender, Education and Work analyses and interprets the latest data and research in the field to offer…

    Paperback – 2017-03-21
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  • Inclusive Education

    Perspectives on pedagogy, policy and practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Zeta Brown

    Inclusive education is complex, multi-faceted and ever-changing and to date there has been no fixed definition of what is meant by the term ‘inclusion’, leading to confusion about what inclusive education actually means in practice.  This key text introduces readers to the underlying knowledge and…

    Paperback – 2016-04-29
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