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  • Place, Race, and Identity Formation: Autobiographical Intersections in a Curriculum Theorist's Daily Life book cover

    Place, Race, and Identity Formation

    Autobiographical Intersections in a Curriculum Theorist's Daily Life, 1st Edition

    By Ed Douglas McKnight

    In this work of curriculum theory, Ed Douglas McKnight addresses and explores the intersections between place (with specific discussion of Kincheloe’s and Pinar’s conceptualization of place and identity) and race (specifically Winthrop Jordan’s historical analysis of race as an Anglo-European…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge
    Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

  • Towards a Convergence Between Science and Environmental Education: The selected works of Justin Dillon book cover

    Towards a Convergence Between Science and Environmental Education

    The selected works of Justin Dillon, 1st Edition

    By Justin Dillon

    In the World Library of Educationalists, international scholars themselves compile career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces—extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, major theoretical and/practical contributions—so the world can read them in a single…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge
    World Library of Educationalists

  • Career Guidance for Social Justice: Contesting Neoliberalism book cover

    Career Guidance for Social Justice

    Contesting Neoliberalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tristram Hooley, Ronald Sultana, Rie Thomsen

    This edited collection examines the intersections between career guidance, social justice and neo-liberalism. Contributors offer an original and global discussion of the role of career guidance in the struggle for social justice and evaluate the field from a diverse range of theoretical positions.…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge

  • Universities in the National Innovation Systems: Experiences from the Asia-Pacific book cover

    Universities in the National Innovation Systems

    Experiences from the Asia-Pacific, 1st Edition

    Edited by V. V. Krishna

    This volume looks at the role of universities in the National Innovation Systems in economies of the Asia Pacific. It examines the tremendous growth of human and knowledge capital made possible by teaching and research excellence in major universities, along with how universities are being…

    Paperback – 2019-03-28
    Routledge India

  • Lectio Divina as Contemplative Pedagogy: Re-appropriating Monastic Practice for the Humanities book cover

    Lectio Divina as Contemplative Pedagogy

    Re-appropriating Monastic Practice for the Humanities, 1st Edition

    By Mary Keator

    Offering an original application of the ancient monastic practice of lectio divina to the humanities, this book demonstrates the need for further emphasis on deep reading, reflection, and contemplation in contemporary university classrooms. Each chapter provides readers with an historical overview…

    Paperback – 2019-03-28
    Routledge

  • 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

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