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  • An Emerging Approach for Education and Care: Implementing a Worldwide Classification of Functioning and Disability book cover

    An Emerging Approach for Education and Care

    Implementing a Worldwide Classification of Functioning and Disability, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susana Castro, Olympia Palikara

    An Emerging Approach for Education and Care provides a synthesis of the extensive research that has been conducted worldwide about the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health for Children and Youth in education and care. The main purpose of the ICF is to provide a…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10
    Routledge

  • Education and Democratic Participation: The Making of Learning Communities book cover

    Education and Democratic Participation

    The Making of Learning Communities, 1st Edition

    By Stewart Ranson

    Education and Democratic Participation is an important and timely contribution to the emerging debate surrounding the value of educating citizens and communities in order to empower them to participate in democratic change. Responding to the effects of neo-liberal ideology on comprehensive…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10
    Routledge
    Progressive Education

  • Creating Curricula: Aims, Knowledge and Control book cover

    Creating Curricula: Aims, Knowledge and Control

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dominic Wyse

    Knowledge has been a defining focus for the curriculum studies field. In the early part of the 21st century convincing arguments were mounted that knowledge needed to be ‘brought back in’, both to the curriculum of schools and to the attention of curriculum researchers. This book is a result of…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge

  • Border-crossing in Education: Historical perspectives on transnational connections and circulations book cover

    Border-crossing in Education

    Historical perspectives on transnational connections and circulations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joëlle Droux, Rita Hofstetter

    Border-crossing in Education comprises a series of case studies covering a variety of cultural areas, in order to reveal the density of connections and exchanges that inform educational practices, policies, and systems. It attaches particular importance to individual and collective actors that…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge

  • Radical Schooling for Democracy: Engaging Philosophy of Education for the Public Good book cover

    Radical Schooling for Democracy

    Engaging Philosophy of Education for the Public Good, 1st Edition

    By Neil Hooley

    Radical Schooling for Democracy proposes that formal education around the world has a serious philosophical weakness: as the ideology of neoliberalism increasingly dominates economic and as a consequence, educational and social life, formal education has adopted a narrow, rational and economic…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

  • Material Feminisms: New Directions for Education book cover

    Material Feminisms

    New Directions for Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carol A. Taylor, Gabrielle Ivinson

    Material Feminisms: New Directions for Education provides a range of powerful theoretical and innovative methodological examples to illuminate how new material feminism can be put to work in education to open up new avenues of research design and practice. It poses challenging questions about the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge

  • Progress, Change and Development in Early Childhood Education and Care: International Perspectives book cover

    Progress, Change and Development in Early Childhood Education and Care

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth Coates, Dorothy Faulkner

    In 2000, the Millennium Development Goals set out targets aimed at creating a safer, more prosperous, and more equitable world. If these goals were to be achieved, children’s lives would indeed be transformed. In this collection, achievements against these targets are identified, with each…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge

  • Hallmarks: The Cultural Politics and Public Pedagogies of Stuart Hall book cover

    Hallmarks: The Cultural Politics and Public Pedagogies of Stuart Hall

    1st Edition

    Edited by Leslie G. Roman

    This provocative, interdisciplinary and transnational collection delves deeply into the educational and public intellectual hallmarks of Stuart M. Hall, a core figure in the development of the postwar British New Left, Cultural Studies at the Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies and, later, the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge

  • Pedagogical Responses to the Changing Position of Girls and Young Women book cover

    Pedagogical Responses to the Changing Position of Girls and Young Women

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carrie Paechter, Rosalyn George, Angela McRobbie

    Academics and professionals working with young women face a series of paradoxes. Over the last 20 years, the lives of young women in the UK and Europe have been transformed. They have gained considerable freedom and independence, but at the very same time, new, less tangible forms of constraint and…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge

  • Home Education in Historical Perspective: Domestic pedagogies in England and Wales, 1750-1900 book cover

    Home Education in Historical Perspective

    Domestic pedagogies in England and Wales, 1750-1900, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christina De Bellaigue

    This book is the first publication to devote serious attention to the history of home education from the late eighteenth to the early twentieth century. It brings together work by historians, literary scholars and current practitioners who shed new light on the history of home-schooling in the UK…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge

  • Society and Education: An Outline of Comparison book cover

    Society and Education

    An Outline of Comparison, 1st Edition

    By Stavros Moutsios

    Society and Education explores the relation of society to education in Europe, as well as its comparative perspective towards overseas societies and their institutions. It is an enquiry into the social-historical institution of education and cross-cultural studies in Europe. Elaborating on the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge

  • The Minoritisation of Higher Education Students: An Examination of Contemporary Policies and Practice book cover

    The Minoritisation of Higher Education Students

    An Examination of Contemporary Policies and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Ruth Mieschbuehler

    Research into ethnic attainment differences in British higher education and elsewhere tends to depict students from minority ethnic backgrounds as disadvantaged, marginalised, discriminated against and excluded. In The Minoritisation of Higher Education, Mieschbuehler demonstrates that this idea is…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

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