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  • New Futures: Changing Women's Education book cover

    New Futures

    Changing Women's Education, 1st Edition

    By Mary Hughes, Mary Kennedy

    Originally published in 1985. This book explores issues around education for women and uses the British experience as an example of what adult education in its variety can offer to women in breaking traditional moulds. The text raises questions about where women are, where they might be, and how…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
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    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Women's Education in the Third World: An Annotated Bibliography book cover

    Women's Education in the Third World

    An Annotated Bibliography, 1st Edition

    By David H. Kelly, Gail P. Kelly

    Originally published in 1989. This detailed bibliography focuses on women’s education in the developing nations of Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean and the Middle East. It contains annotations for about 1200 published works in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese and German. The…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
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    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Mixed or Single-sex School? Volume 3: Attainment, Attitudes and Overview book cover

    Mixed or Single-sex School? Volume 3

    Attainment, Attitudes and Overview, 1st Edition

    By R. R. Dale

    Originally published in 1974. This final volume in the trilogy is concerned primarily with comparing the academic progress made by pupils of near-equal ability in the two types of school. It considers attainment in different subjects but also attitudes to different subjects and then follows up with…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
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    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Gender and the Politics of Schooling book cover

    Gender and the Politics of Schooling

    1st Edition

    Edited by Madeleine Arnot, Gaby Weiner

    Originally published in 1987. The perspectives, research methods and strategies adopted by researchers and teachers to investigate gender and education have been diverse and contradictory. This book provides an overview of developments and analyses the range of policy responses to the issues of sex…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
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    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Gender Under Scrutiny: New Inquiries in Education book cover

    Gender Under Scrutiny

    New Inquiries in Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gaby Weiner, Madeleine Arnot

    Originally published in 1987. This book addresses a reappraisal of the processes of gender development and its social and educational consequences. It provides examples of key research topics and methods used for the exploration of gender and education and suggests direction for further inquiry.…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
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    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Educating Girls: Practice and Research book cover

    Educating Girls

    Practice and Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gilah C. Leder, Shirley N. Sampson

    Originally published in 1989. This book addresses a number of issues integral to the education of girls in Australia. Among these are: teacher practices inside and outside the classroom, co-education versus single-sex schooling, curriculum design, students’ self-esteem and long-term aspirations.…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
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    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Neoliberalism and Environmental Education book cover

    Neoliberalism and Environmental Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph Henderson, David Hursh, David Greenwood

    This timely book situates environmental education within and against neoliberalism, the dominant economic, political, and cultural ideology impacting both education and the environment. Proponents of neoliberalism imagine and enact a world where the primary role of the state is to promote capital…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
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  • Environmental Communication Pedagogy and Practice book cover

    Environmental Communication Pedagogy and Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tema Milstein, Mairi Pileggi, Eric L Morgan

    Given the urgency of environmental problems, how we communicate about our ecological relations is crucial. Environmental Communication Pedagogy and Practice is concerned with ways to help learners effectively navigate and consciously contribute to the communication shaping our environmental present…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
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  • Governing by Numbers: Education, governance, and the tyranny of numbers book cover

    Governing by Numbers

    Education, governance, and the tyranny of numbers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen J. Ball

    Social science researchers have become increasing attentive to the role of numbers in contemporary life. Issues around big data, national test results, and output and performance statistics are now routinely reported and debated in the media. Numbers are a powerful resource for governments as a…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
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  • Old and New Generations in the 21st Century: Shifting Landscapes of Education book cover

    Old and New Generations in the 21st Century

    Shifting Landscapes of Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stefan Ramaekers

    The matter of simply living together, on both a global and a local scale, is complicated by the cultural, economic, religious, technological, and ecological challenges that we face in today’s world. An educational–philosophical take on these complexities translates into reflections on, and attempts…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
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  • Higher Education and the Student: From welfare state to neoliberalism book cover

    Higher Education and the Student

    From welfare state to neoliberalism, 1st Edition

    By Robert Troschitz

    As one of the pioneers and leading advocates of neoliberalism, Britain, and in particular England, has radically transformed its higher education system over the last decades. Universities have increasingly been required to act like businesses, and students are frequently referred to as customers…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
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    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Educational Progressivism, Cultural Encounters and Reform in Japan book cover

    Educational Progressivism, Cultural Encounters and Reform in Japan

    1st Edition

    Edited by Yoko Yamasaki, Hiroyuki Kuno

    Educational Progressivism, Cultural Encounters and Reform in Japan provides a critical analysis of educational initiatives, progressive ideas and developments in curriculum and pedagogy in Japan, from 1900 to the present day. Drawing on evidence of both cultural encounters and internal drivers for…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
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    Progressive Education

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