• 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 – 2019-07-16 

  • Saving for College and the Tax Code book cover

    Saving for College and the Tax Code

    1st Edition

    By Andrew Roth

    First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2019-07-16 
    RoutledgeFalmer Studies in Higher Education

  • Kitsch: From Education to Public Policy book cover


    From Education to Public Policy, 1st Edition

    By Catherine A. Lugg

    Kitsch-or tacky, simplistic art and art forms-is used by various political actors to shape and limit what we know about ourselves, what we know about our past and our future, as well as what our present-day public policy options might be. Using a plethora of historic and contemporary examples (such…

    Paperback – 2019-07-16 
    Pedagogy and Popular Culture

  • Learning to Rival: A Literate Practice for Intercultural Inquiry book cover

    Learning to Rival

    A Literate Practice for Intercultural Inquiry, 1st Edition

    By Linda Flower, Elenore Long, Lorraine Higgins

    Learning to Rival tells the inside story of college and high school writers learning to "rival"--to actively seek rival hypotheses and negotiate alternative perspectives on charged questions. It shows how this interdisciplinary literate practice alters with the context of use and how, in learning…

    Paperback – 2019-07-16 
    Rhetoric, Knowledge, and Society Series

  • Sociogenetic Perspectives on Internalization book cover

    Sociogenetic Perspectives on Internalization

    1st Edition

    Edited by Brian D. Cox, Cynthia Lightfoot

    The issue of how the external world becomes part of the behavioral repertoire of children has been important to psychology from its very beginning, preoccupying theorists from Sigmund Freud to George Herbert Mead. But ever since Lev Vygotsky claimed that every function in a child's activity appears…

    Paperback – 2019-07-16 

  • Fictions of Integration: American Children's Literature and the Legacies of Brown v. Board of Education book cover

    Fictions of Integration

    American Children's Literature and the Legacies of Brown v. Board of Education, 1st Edition

    By Naomi Lesley

    This book examines how children’s and young adult literature addresses and interrogates the legacies of American school desegregation. Such literature narrates not only the famous battles to implement desegregation in the South, in places like Little Rock, Arkansas, but also more insidious and less…

    Paperback – 2019-07-17 

  • World Yearbook of Education 2018: Uneven Space-Times of Education: Historical Sociologies of Concepts, Methods and Practices book cover

    World Yearbook of Education 2018

    Uneven Space-Times of Education: Historical Sociologies of Concepts, Methods and Practices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julie McLeod, Noah W. Sobe, Terri Seddon

    This latest volume in the World Yearbook of Education Series considers changing space-times of education by asking how they become unevenly textured as our worlds globalise, horizons shift and familiar points of reference melt and are remade. Acknowledging the reach of economic and cultural change,…

    Paperback – 2019-07-26 

  • Towards the Private Funding of Higher Education: Ideological and Political Struggles book cover

    Towards the Private Funding of Higher Education

    Ideological and Political Struggles, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Palfreyman, Ted Tapper, Scott Thomas

    An almost universal driving force for contemporary change in universities is the shifting view of higher education as more of a private than a public good. Towards the Private Funding of Higher Education presents a contemporary global picture of this move towards the privatisation of higher…

    Paperback – 2019-07-26 

  • Visualizing Difference: Performative Audiencing in the Intersectional Classroom book cover

    Visualizing Difference

    Performative Audiencing in the Intersectional Classroom, 1st Edition

    By Elżbieta H. Oleksy

    In the wealth of literature on intersectionality as a concept, theory, political option and methodology, little has been written on how it might be taught. Proceeding from theory to practice, Visualizing Difference fills in this lacuna and offers an original approach to a visual pedagogy that…

    Paperback – 2019-07-29 
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

  • Australians in Shanghai: Race, Rights and Nation in Treaty Port China book cover

    Australians in Shanghai

    Race, Rights and Nation in Treaty Port China, 1st Edition

    By Sophie Loy-Wilson

    In the first half of the twentieth century, a diverse community of Australians settled in Shanghai. There they forged a ‘China trade’, circulating goods, people and ideas across the South China Sea, from Shanghai and Hong Kong to Sydney and Melbourne. This trade has been largely forgotten in…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31 

  • Accounting Education: A Cognitive Load Theory Perspective book cover

    Accounting Education

    A Cognitive Load Theory Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Seedwell Tanaka Muyako Sithole, Indra Abeysekera

    This book provides a comprehensive and critical overview of learning accounting. It illustrates that when learners need to mentally integrate two or more distinct items of information, it places unnecessary demands on cognitive load. The book discusses the cognitive…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31 

  • Changing Constellations of Southeast Asia: From Northeast Asia to China book cover

    Changing Constellations of Southeast Asia

    From Northeast Asia to China, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Nederveen Pieterse, Abdul Rahman Embong, Siew Yean Tham

    Southeast Asia is among emerging economies that have become important drivers of the world economy. ASEAN has furthered the region’s economic integration. Yet, growth remains dependent on foreign investment. Inequality has grown or remained high. Democracy, instead of consolidating, has stalled or…

    Paperback – 2019-08-31 

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