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  • The Curriculum History of Canadian Teacher Education book cover

    The Curriculum History of Canadian Teacher Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Theodore Michael Christou

    Organized by region, this edited collection provides a comprehensive look at how teacher education has evolved regionally and nationally in Canada. Offering an in-depth look at specific provinces and territories, this volume contextualizes the landscape of Canadian public education and the place of…

    Paperback – 2019-03-28
    Routledge

  • Revisiting Actor-Network Theory in Education book cover

    Revisiting Actor-Network Theory in Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tara Fenwick, Richard Edwards

    Actor-network theory (ANT) is enjoying a notable surge of interest in educational research. New directions and questions are emerging along with new empirical approaches, as educators bring unique sensibilities and commitments to the ongoing debates and reconfigurations that characterise…

    Paperback – 2019-03-22
    Routledge
    Education and Social Theory

  • Ecologies of Engaged Scholarship: Stories from Activist Academics book cover

    Ecologies of Engaged Scholarship

    Stories from Activist Academics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Miguel A. Guajardo, Francisco J. Guajardo, Leslie Ann Locke

    Story and auto-ethnography are study methods based on decolonizing and liberating research perspectives. Stories, auto-ethnographies, and other qualitative methodologies enable the researcher/educator to be both a research instrument and an object in their study. Stories allow for the examination…

    Paperback – 2019-03-22
    Routledge

  • Educational Leadership as a Culturally-Constructed Practice: New Directions and Possibilities book cover

    Educational Leadership as a Culturally-Constructed Practice

    New Directions and Possibilities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jane Wilkinson, Laurette Bristol

    This edited book collection disrupts received notions of educational leadership, culture and diversity as currently portrayed in practice and theory. It draws on compelling studies of educational leadership from the global north and south, as well as from a range of ethnic, religious and gendered…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • Young People and Active Citizenship in Post-Soviet Times: A Challenge for Citizenship Education book cover

    Young People and Active Citizenship in Post-Soviet Times

    A Challenge for Citizenship Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Beata Krzywosz-Rynkiewicz, Anna M. Zalewska, Kerry J. Kennedy

    Situated within the context of "post-soviet times", this book explores young people’s citizenship activities and values in three distinct environments: post-soviet union countries, post-soviet union satellites, and countries that were independent of the soviet-union. Its purpose is to investigate…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • Education and Sustainability: Paradigms, Policies and Practices in Asia book cover

    Education and Sustainability

    Paradigms, Policies and Practices in Asia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michelle Y. Merrill, Patricia Burkhardt-Holm, Chew-Hung Chang, Md Saidul Islam, Youngho Chang

    This book provides an introduction to the state of sustainability education in Asia. It covers national policies, institutional policies and practices within Asian universities, sustainability considerations for teacher training at schools of education, and pedagogical practices for sustainability…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • Deciphering Chinese School Leadership: Conceptualisation, Context and Complexities book cover

    Deciphering Chinese School Leadership

    Conceptualisation, Context and Complexities, 1st Edition

    By Allan Walker, Haiyan Qian

    With existing educational leadership models and theories being predominantly western influenced, this book aims to provide more insight into school leadership in China. It pioneers building research- and practice-informed knowledge and unravels the complexities that characterize the scholarship,…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • The Sustainability of Higher Education in an Era of Post-Massification book cover

    The Sustainability of Higher Education in an Era of Post-Massification

    1st Edition

    Edited by Deane E. Neubauer, Ka Ho Mok, Jin Jiang

    This volume examines the sustainability of higher education massification throughout the Asia Pacific region. The massification of higher education has swept across the region over the past three decades in complex and astounding ways in some cases. The book inquires after the many faces that…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • Globalization and Japanese Exceptionalism in Education: Insiders' Views into a Changing System book cover

    Globalization and Japanese Exceptionalism in Education

    Insiders' Views into a Changing System, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ryoko Tsuneyoshi

    Globalization is the most common overriding characteristic of our time, with societies all over the world struggling to change their educational systems to meet what are perceived to be the needs of globalization. This book provides an insider's account of how the Japanese educational system is…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • Policies and Politics in Malaysian Education: Education Reforms, Nationalism and Neoliberalism book cover

    Policies and Politics in Malaysian Education

    Education Reforms, Nationalism and Neoliberalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cynthia Joseph

    This book draws on elements of critical social theory, research on globalization, neo liberalism and education, and Malaysian Studies to understand the interplay of globalization, nationalism, cultural politics and ethnicized neoliberalism in shaping the educational reforms in Malaysia. Using the…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • Education and Social Dynamics: A Multilevel Analysis of Curriculum Change in Turkey book cover

    Education and Social Dynamics

    A Multilevel Analysis of Curriculum Change in Turkey, 1st Edition

    By Arnd-Michael Nohl, R. Nazlı Somel

    Education and Social Dynamics offers a new approach to analyzing curriculum change by investigating the entanglement of education and society in markedly heterogeneous Turkey, which has recently witnessed nation-wide curriculum reforms. While the new curriculum has attempted to homogenize all…

    Paperback – 2019-03-20
    Routledge
    Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

  • A Social History of Educational Studies and Research book cover

    A Social History of Educational Studies and Research

    1st Edition

    By Gary McCulloch, Steven Cowan

    A Social History of Educational Studies and Research examines the development of the study of education in the UK in its broader educational, social and political context since its early beginnings in the first part of the twentieth century. By providing a historical analysis of the contested…

    Paperback – 2019-02-28
    Routledge

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