• Education and Social Mobility book cover

    Education and Social Mobility

    Edited by Phillip Brown, Diane Reay, Carol Vincent

    The study of education and social mobility has been a key area of sociological research since the 1950s. The importance of this research derives from the systematic analysis of functionalist theories of industrialism. Functionalist theories assume that the complementary demands of efficiency and…

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  • World Culture Re-Contextualised: Meaning Constellations and Path-Dependencies in Comparative and International Education Research book cover

    World Culture Re-Contextualised

    Meaning Constellations and Path-Dependencies in Comparative and International Education Research

    Edited by Jürgen Schriewer

    Impressive strands of research have shown the emergent reality of increasing world-level interconnection in almost every field of social action. As a consequence, theories and models have been developed which are aimed at conceptualising this new reality along the lines of an ‘institutionalised’…

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  • Transnational and Transcultural Positionality in Globalised Higher Education book cover

    Transnational and Transcultural Positionality in Globalised Higher Education

    Edited by Catherine Montgomery

    Transnational higher education (TNHE), where students study on a ‘foreign’ degree programme whilst remaining in their home country, has seen exponential development over the last decade. In addition to the increase in students engaged in TNHE across the globe, the involvement of university teachers…

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  • Disability and Technology: Key papers from Disability & Society book cover

    Disability and Technology

    Key papers from Disability & Society

    Edited by Alan Roulstone, Alison Sheldon, Jennifer Harris

    This edited collection brings together keynote articles from the journal Disability & Society to provide a comprehensive and though-provoking exploration of the place of technology in disabled people’s lives, documenting and analysing the growing impact of technology on disability and society…

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  • Holocaust Education: Promise, Practice, Power and Potential book cover

    Holocaust Education

    Promise, Practice, Power and Potential

    Edited by E. Doyle Stevick, Deborah L. Michaels

    Holocaust Education: Promise, Practice, Power and Potential provides timely studies of some of the most pressing issues in teaching and learning about the Holocaust around the world. Europe is experiencing both anti-Semitic attacks, many by radicals claiming the banner of Islam, and the resurgence…

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  • Education and the Global Rural: Feminist Perspectives book cover

    Education and the Global Rural

    Feminist Perspectives

    Edited by Barbara Pini, Relebohile Moletsane, Martin Mills

    This edited collection challenges the urban-centric nature of much feminist work on gender and education. The context for the book is the radical reconfiguration of rural areas that has occurred in recent decades as a result of globalisation. From a range of diverse national contexts, including…

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  • World Yearbook of Education 1990: Assessment & Evaluation book cover

    World Yearbook of Education 1990

    Assessment & Evaluation

    Edited by Chris Bell, Duncan Harris

    First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

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    World Yearbook of Education

  • Disability Research and Policy: Current Perspectives book cover

    Disability Research and Policy

    Current Perspectives

    Edited by Richard J. Morris

    This book is based on research and scholarship produced by the Meyerson Disability Research Project (MDRP) at the University of Arizona. Its chapters are divided into two major sections: 1) Disability Research Areas and 2) Disability Policy Areas. The first section addresses some relatively new…

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  • Measurement and Research in the Accountability Era book cover

    Measurement and Research in the Accountability Era

    Edited by Carol Anne Dwyer

    The subject of accountability warrants thoughtful and dispassionate attention in today's educational environment. The accountability and school reform policies that are put in place today will have wide-ranging and long-lasting consequences for all of the nation's learners. This volume stems from…

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  • Multiculturalism in Academe: A Source Book book cover

    Multiculturalism in Academe

    A Source Book

    By Libby V. Morris, Sammy Parker

    First Published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

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  • Understanding Mass Higher Education: Comparative Perspectives on Access book cover

    Understanding Mass Higher Education

    Comparative Perspectives on Access

    Edited by David Palfreyman, Ted Tapper

    In recent years most western democracies have experienced a shift from elite to mass higher education, with the United States leading the way. This text compares the experience of this very important social change within different nation states. Whilst recognising the critical global economic…

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  • Reconstructing Undergraduate Education: Using Learning Science To Design Effective Courses book cover

    Reconstructing Undergraduate Education

    Using Learning Science To Design Effective Courses

    By Robert B. Innes

    This book is designed to introduce professors and administrators in higher education to the philosophical, theoretical, and research support for using a constructivist perspective on learning to guide the reconstruction of undergraduate education. It presents an original framework for…

    Paperback – 2017-10-31 
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