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  • 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

  • Pedagogy in Poverty: Lessons from Twenty Years of Curriculum Reform in South Africa book cover

    Pedagogy in Poverty

    Lessons from Twenty Years of Curriculum Reform in South Africa, 1st Edition

    By Ursula Hoadley

    As South Africa transitioned from apartheid to democracy, changes in the political landscape, as well as educational agendas and discourse on both a national and international level, shaped successive waves of curriculum reform over a relatively short period of time. Using South Africa as a germane…

    Paperback – 2019-08-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education Policy and Politics

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Pan-African Education: A Must for the African Union book cover

    Pan-African Education

    A Must for the African Union, 1st Edition

    By John K. Marah

    This book makes a critical contribution to the study of pan-Africanism and the education of African people for continental African citizenship. It is a unique endeavor in that it intersects the social history of pan-Africanism and the education of African people at a 'global' level and provides…

    Paperback – 2019-07-05
    Routledge

  • Dysconscious Racism, Afrocentric Praxis, and Education for Human Freedom: Through the Years I Keep on Toiling: The selected works of Joyce E. King book cover

    Dysconscious Racism, Afrocentric Praxis, and Education for Human Freedom: Through the Years I Keep on Toiling

    The selected works of Joyce E. King, 1st Edition

    By Joyce E. King

    A dynamic leader and visionary teacher/scholar, Joyce E. King has made important contributions to the knowledge base on preparing teachers for diversity, culturally connected teaching and learning, and inclusive transformative leadership for change, often in creative partnership with communities.…

    Paperback – 2019-07-02
    Routledge
    World Library of Educationalists

  • Alternatives to Privatizing Public Education and Curriculum: Festschrift in Honor of Dale D. Johnson book cover

    Alternatives to Privatizing Public Education and Curriculum

    Festschrift in Honor of Dale D. Johnson, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Ness, Stephen J. Farenga

    Through conversations in honor of Dale D. Johnson, this book takes a critical view of the monoculture in curriculum and policy that has developed in education with the increase of federal funding and privatization of services for public education, and examines the shift from public interest and…

    Paperback – 2019-06-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Education, Neoliberalism, and Marxism

  • Problems of Chinese Education book cover

    Problems of Chinese Education

    1st Edition

    By Victor Purcell

    The aim of this book, first published in 1936, was to give a complete conspectus of Chinese education at the time. It succeeds in this, describing entirely a period when China had abandoned an age-old system of literary education in favour of one derived from the West. However, the sponsors of the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education in Asia

  • Chinese Education: Problems, Policies, and Prospects book cover

    Chinese Education

    Problems, Policies, and Prospects, 1st Edition

    By Irving Epstein

    This book, first published in 1991, is concerned with educational change. It seeks to place Chinese educational policies within the broader social context of Chinese development and modernisation imperatives by analysing issues germane to specific educational structures and sectors. At the same…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education in Asia

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