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  • Family Centres and their International Role in Social Action: Social Work as Informal Education book cover

    Family Centres and their International Role in Social Action

    Social Work as Informal Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Warren-Adamson

    This title was first published in 2001: Family centre practice is one of the success stories of the past twenty years. As well as contributing creative ideas to centre practice this important edited collection highlights the role of practitioners as developmental or informal educationalists.…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Funding Inclusive Education: The Economic Realities book cover

    Funding Inclusive Education

    The Economic Realities, 1st Edition

    By Alan J. Marsh

    This title was first published in 2003.Funding for pupils with special educational needs has created resource management difficulties for schools and budgetary control problems for LEAs. Special educational needs is a frequent area of LEA overspending. These issues are particularly important as the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Geography of the 'New' Education Market: Secondary School Choice in England and Wales book cover

    Geography of the 'New' Education Market

    Secondary School Choice in England and Wales, 1st Edition

    By Chris Taylor

    This title was first published in 2001. A series of major reforms during the 1980s and 1990s have led to the transformation of the Education System in England and Wales. The new system is now based on market principles in schooling resources. Parents now have the opportunity to state a preference…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Education in the Open Society - Karl Popper and Schooling book cover

    Education in the Open Society - Karl Popper and Schooling

    1st Edition

    By Richard Bailey

    This title was first published in 2000. Drawing on exclusive interviews with Karl Popper, this book provides the first comprehensive examination of the educational implications of his philosophy. Critically exploring key elements of Popper’s work, his theory of knowledge, psychology of learning and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Evolution of English Language Learners in Japan: Crossing Japan, the West, and South East Asia book cover

    The Evolution of English Language Learners in Japan

    Crossing Japan, the West, and South East Asia, 1st Edition

    By Yoko Kobayashi

    This book seeks a better understanding of the sociocultural and ideological factors that influence English study in Japan and study-abroad contexts such as university-bound high schools, female-dominant English classes at college, ESL schools in Canada, and private or university-affiliated ESL…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Designing for Learning in a Networked World book cover

    Designing for Learning in a Networked World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nina Bonderup Dohn

    Designing for Learning in a Networked World provides answers to the following questions: what skills are required for living in a networked world; how can educators design for learning these skills and what role can and should networked learning play in a networked world? It discusses central…

    Paperback – 2019-09-13 
    Routledge

  • Chinese Students in UK Further Education: Examining Aspirations, Motivations and Choices book cover

    Chinese Students in UK Further Education

    Examining Aspirations, Motivations and Choices, 1st Edition

    By Rosemary A. Reynolds

    Chinese students in the UK have been increasing in number for many years, yet competition from other Western educators and increasing investment in China’s own education system has led to concern that UK institutions may soon see a decline in their market share. Dr. Reynolds addresses this issue in…

    Paperback – 2019-07-30 
    Routledge

  • Schools and Food Education in the 21st Century book cover

    Schools and Food Education in the 21st Century

    1st Edition

    By Lexi Earl

    Schools and Food Education in the 21st Century examines how schools enact food policy, and through doing so, craft diverse foodscapes that create very different food experiences in schools. The school food policy discourse is made up of an amalgamation of discourses on obesity prevention, nutrition…

    Paperback – 2019-07-25 
    Routledge

  • Generational Identity, Educational Change, and School Leadership book cover

    Generational Identity, Educational Change, and School Leadership

    1st Edition

    By Corrie Stone-Johnson

    Generational identity plays a large role in how teachers view educational change and school reform. Teachers of the Boomer generation, an era characterized by optimism and innovation, tend to be more resistant to change than those of Generation X, for whom standardization represents the norm, not a…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Educational Leadership

  • The Media War on Black Male Youth in Urban Education book cover

    The Media War on Black Male Youth in Urban Education

    1st Edition

    By Darius Prier

    News media, film, and the music industry have become powerful sources of misrepresentation of Black male life in the social imagination of white society. The pedagogy of popular culture has important implications for educators and youth advocates who desire to challenge the myths and distortions…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Educational Equality and Diversity

  • Schooling Sexual Cultures: Visual Research in Sexuality Education book cover

    Schooling Sexual Cultures

    Visual Research in Sexuality Education, 1st Edition

    By Louisa Allen

    Moving beyond the traditional focus on curriculum and pedagogy, this volume explores hidden dimensions of sexuality education in schools and how sexual meanings are produced. Challenging the standard understandings of sexuality education, Allen discusses how students’ knowledge of sexualities is…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Gender and Sexuality in Education

  • Neoliberalism and English Language Education Policies in the Arabian Gulf book cover

    Neoliberalism and English Language Education Policies in the Arabian Gulf

    1st Edition

    By Osman Z. Barnawi

    Over the past two decades, the Arabian oil-rich Gulf countries have faced enormous social, political, economic, cultural, religious, ideological and epistemological upheaval. Through detailed, critical comparative investigation, Neoliberalism and English Language Education Policies in the Arabian…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Language Education

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