Paperbacks Direct: Sociology of Education

  • The Literature of Education: A Critical Bibliography 1945-1970 book cover

    The Literature of Education

    A Critical Bibliography 1945-1970, 1st Edition

    By W. Kenneth Richmond

    Original blurb: "The volume of writing on educational topics has increased so prodigiously in recent years that the student is likely to lose himself in a sea of print. This may lead him to opt for the first book that comes to hand, or waste time rifling through half a dozen when a thorough grasp…

    Paperback – 2020-01-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • LGBTQI Parented Families and Schools: Visibility, Representation, and Pride book cover

    LGBTQI Parented Families and Schools

    Visibility, Representation, and Pride, 1st Edition

    By Anna Carlile, Carrie Paechter

    Exploring the experiences of LGBTQI+ parents and their children and their relationship with schools, this book illuminates how these families work with schools, and how schools do, or do not, support children of LGBTQI parents. Based on empirical research and making space for the voices of both…

    Paperback – 2019-12-03 
    Routledge

  • Learning from Urban Immigrant Youth About Academic Literacies book cover

    Learning from Urban Immigrant Youth About Academic Literacies

    1st Edition

    By Jie Y. Park

    This book reports on a two-year long, qualitative literacy case study of the academic literacies of first and second-generation immigrant youth in an afterschool tutoring program in South Bronx, New York. Through transcripts of tutoring sessions, interview data, and youths’ written work, each…

    Paperback – 2019-12-03 
    Routledge

  • International Policies for Third World Education: Unesco, Literacy and Development book cover

    International Policies for Third World Education

    Unesco, Literacy and Development, 1st Edition

    By Phillip W. Jones

    Originally published in 1988. Bringing the world close to universal literacy will be a major legacy of the twentieth century. But the rapid and widespread developments in education that have enabled this to happen have not taken place in a social and political vacuum. In some instances conditions…

    Paperback – 2019-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Comparative Education

  • Black Men in Law School: Unmatched or Mismatched book cover

    Black Men in Law School

    Unmatched or Mismatched, 1st Edition

    By Darrell D. Jackson

    Grounded in Critical Race Theory (CRT), Black Men in Law School refutes the claim that when African American law students are "mismatched" with more selective law schools, the result is lower levels of achievement and success. Presenting personal narratives and counter-stories, Jackson demonstrates…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11 
    Routledge

  • Latina Bilingual Education Teachers: Examining Structural Racism in Schools book cover

    Latina Bilingual Education Teachers

    Examining Structural Racism in Schools, 1st Edition

    By Yukari Takimoto Amos

    Using critical race theory and whiteness studies as theoretical frameworks, this book traces two Latina bilingual education teachers in three different professional phases: as paraprofessionals, teacher candidates, and certified teachers. Grounded in a longitudinal case study, this book sheds light…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11 
    Routledge

  • Bourgeois Ideology and Education: Subversion Through Pedagogy book cover

    Bourgeois Ideology and Education

    Subversion Through Pedagogy, 1st Edition

    By Steven Snow

    This book identifies the origins and central assertions of bourgeois ideology as well as the reasons for their persuasive power, and offers pedagogical tools to weaken them. The author suggests techniques for use in the classroom, the community and the imagination that subvert negative stereotypes…

    Paperback – 2019-11-08 
    Routledge

  • Representing the Middle East and Africa in Social Studies Education: Teacher Discourse and Otherness book cover

    Representing the Middle East and Africa in Social Studies Education

    Teacher Discourse and Otherness, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Osborn

    Representing the Middle East and Africa in Social Studies Education examines the lived classroom experiences of six social studies teachers and the relevance of their discourse in framing the knowledge students receive about populations in the Middle East and Africa. With a focus on the…

    Paperback – 2019-11-08 
    Routledge

  • Charter Schools: Lessons in School Reform book cover

    Charter Schools

    Lessons in School Reform, 1st Edition

    By Liane Brouillette

    This book takes the reader inside the charter school movement, answering such questions as: *What is a charter school? *How are charter schools different from other public schools? *What does it take to create a charter school? *What motivates the people who initiate such schools? *What…

    Paperback – 2019-10-02 
    Routledge

  • Building Resilience of Floating Children and Left-Behind Children in China: Power, Politics, Participation, and Education book cover

    Building Resilience of Floating Children and Left-Behind Children in China

    Power, Politics, Participation, and Education, 1st Edition

    By Guanglun Michael Mu

    The past two decades have seen exponential growth of urbanisation and migration in China. Emerging from this growth is a population of floating and left-behind children which is estimated to be approaching 100 million. Due to their increasing risks of undesirable educational and social, as well as…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    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 – 2019-09-27 
    Routledge
    World Library of Educationalists

  • Education, Security and Intelligence Studies book cover

    Education, Security and Intelligence Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Liam Gearon

    With intensified threats to global security from international terrorism worldwide, education systems themselves face these same unprecedented security threats. Schools and universities have become marked loci of interest for the monitoring of extremism and counter-terrorism by security and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-18
    Routledge

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