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  • Education in Japan: A Source Book book cover

    Education in Japan

    A Source Book, 1st Edition

    By Edward R. Beauchamp, Richard Rubinger

    This book, first published in 1989, includes essays on a number of the most important topics in Japanese education as well as the highly selected, and annotated, bibliographies. It is the editors' belief that understanding educational matters requires insight into the historical context, and have…

    Paperback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education in Asia

  • Education in the People's Republic of China, Past and Present: An Annotated Bibliography book cover

    Education in the People's Republic of China, Past and Present

    An Annotated Bibliography, 1st Edition

    By Franklin Parker, Betty June Parker

    The 3,053 entries in this work, first published in 1986, comprise the compliers' attempt at a comprehensive annotated bibliography of the most useful locatable books, monographs, pamphlets, regularly and occasionally issued serials, scholarly papers, and selected newspaper accounts dealing in a…

    Paperback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education in Asia

  • Women, Education and Development in Asia: Cross-National Perspectives book cover

    Women, Education and Development in Asia

    Cross-National Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Grace C.L. Mak

    This reissue (1996) examines four interrelated aspects of schooling for women in ten Asian countries: the development experience of a country and how it affects education and women’s status; the types of educational opportunities available to women; if the greater exposure to education results in…

    Paperback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education in Asia

  • Secular and Spiritual Values: Grounds for Hope in Education book cover

    Secular and Spiritual Values

    Grounds for Hope in Education, 1st Edition

    By Dudley Plunkett

    Originally published in 1990, educational debate in the western world was dominated by pragmatic, utilitarian values. The prevailing assumption was that education should be geared towards fitting people into the world of work. Dudley Plunkett broke new ground in this debate by seeking to reconcile…

    Paperback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Educational Reciprocity and Adaptivity: International Students and Stakeholders book cover

    Educational Reciprocity and Adaptivity

    International Students and Stakeholders, 1st Edition

    Edited by Abe W. Ata, Ly Thi Tran, Indika Liyanage

    Educational Reciprocity and Adaptability challenges the common belief that adapting to new educational settings is the responsibility of international students alone. The book argues that reciprocal responses are required by students and stakeholders alike for an efficient and equitable…

    Paperback – 2019-07-19 
    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

  • Identity and Resistance in Further Education book cover

    Identity and Resistance in Further Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pete Bennett, Rob Smith

    In recent years, Further Education has reached a crossroads, with questions being asked about its function, aims and focus, as well as querying the role of the FE teacher, the key aspects of the curriculum and which values should inform FE pedagogy. Identity and Resistance in Further Education…

    Paperback – 2019-07-26 
    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

  • Teacher Education in England: A Critical Interrogation of School-led Training book cover

    Teacher Education in England

    A Critical Interrogation of School-led Training, 1st Edition

    By Tony Brown

    Models of teacher education in England have undergone major upheaval in recent years. Teacher Education in England draws on the experiences of some of the people directly involved in these changes and explores the implications that they have had on their professional lives. The book also explores…

    Paperback – 2019-08-30 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Epistemic Injustice book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Epistemic Injustice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ian James Kidd, José Medina, Gaile Pohlhaus, Jr.

    In the era of information and communication, issues of misinformation and miscommunication are more pressing than ever. Epistemic injustice - one of the most important and ground-breaking subjects to have emerged in philosophy in recent years - refers to those forms of unfair treatment that relate…

    Paperback – 2019-09-02 
    Routledge

  • Learning to Teach in England and the United States: The Evolution of Policy and Practice book cover

    Learning to Teach in England and the United States

    The Evolution of Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Maria Teresa Tatto, Katharine Burn, Ian Menter, Trevor Mutton, Ian Thompson

    Learning to Teach in England and the United States studies the evolution of initial teacher education by considering some of the current approaches in England and the United States. Presenting empirical evidence from these two distinct political and historical contexts, the chapters of this…

    Paperback – 2019-09-04 
    Routledge

  • 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

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