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  • The Idea of the PhD

    The doctorate in the 21st century imagination

    By Frances Jennifer Kelly

    The Idea of the PhD: The doctorate in the 21st century imagination analyses the PhD as it is articulated in diverse areas of contemporary discourse at a time in which the degree is undergoing growth, change and scrutiny worldwide. It considers not just institutional ideas of the PhD, but those of…

    Paperback – 2017-01-10 
    Routledge

  • Family Language Policies in a Multilingual World

    Opportunities, Challenges, and Consequences

    Edited by John Macalister, Seyed Hadi Mirvahedi

    Through case studies from around the world, this book illustrates the opportunities and challenges facing families negotiating the issues of language maintenance and language learning in the home. Every family living in a bi/multilingual environment faces the question of what language(s) to speak…

    Paperback – 2017-01-10 
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

  • Human-Centred Education

    A practical handbook and guide

    By Scherto Gill, Garrett Thomson

    Human-Centred Education (HCE) radically rethinks the aims of education, the nature of learning, and the relationship between individuals in schools. This accessible guide presents a HCE approach to schooling and includes a variety of rich pedagogical examples. It provides practical suggestions as…

    Paperback – 2017-01-10 
    Routledge

  • Mathematics Education

    A Critical Introduction

    By Mark Wolfmeyer

    Mathematics Education offers both undergraduates and starting-graduate students in education an introduction to the connections that exist between mathematics and a critical orientation to education. This primer shows how concepts like race, class, gender, and language have real effects in the…

    Paperback – 2017-01-10 
    Routledge
    Critical Introductions in Education

  • Teacher Education and the Political

    The power of negative thinking

    By Matthew Clarke, Anne Phelan

    Teacher Education and the Political is a striking book which addresses the nature and purpose of teacher education in a global context characterised by economic and political anxieties around declining productivity and social inclusion. These anxieties are manifested in recent policy developments…

    Paperback – 2017-01-09 
    Routledge
    Foundations and Futures of Education

  • Challenges in Higher Education Leadership

    Practical and Scholarly Solutions

    Edited by James Soto Antony, Ana Mari Cauce, Donna E. Shalala

    In this important resource, experienced higher education presidents and senior leaders come together with respected scholars to tackle the most important and timely issues facing leaders in colleges and universities today. Challenges in Higher Education Leadership advances critical leadership and…

    Paperback – 2017-01-09 
    Routledge

  • That's the Way I Think

    Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, ADHD and Dyscalculia Explained, 3rd Edition

    By David Grant

    About 1 in 20 individuals are dyslexic. This figure also applies for dyspraxia and ADHD. This fully revised edition of David Grant’s thought-provoking, insightful book develops our understanding of these specific learning differences and considers the further challenges presented by these…

    Paperback – 2017-01-09 
    Routledge

  • Child-Centred Education

    By Sue Rogers

    What is child-centred education? Where do its core ideas stem from? What do these ideas mean for children and teachers today? Child-centred education is central to contemporary debates about what constitutes effective teaching and learning. Frequently pitched against formal approaches to education…

    Paperback – 2017-01-01 
    Routledge
    Understanding Primary Education Series

  • Developing Media Literacy in Young Adults

    Culture, creativity and critique

    By David Buckingham, Andrew Burn, Becky Parry, Mandy Powell

    What are children of different ages capable of understanding about media? How does their learning develop over time? How can their learning about one aspect of media impact upon their learning about other areas? Developing Media Literacy is a succinct introduction to contemporary approaches to…

    Paperback – 2017-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Privatizing Public Education Services

    Alternatives to Neoliberal Education Reform

    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…

    Hardback – 2017-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Education, Neoliberalism, and Marxism

  • Teaching Psychology Successfully

    A practical handbook for secondary and post-16 teachers and lecturers

    By Judy Miller

    Teaching Psychology Successfully is an essential source of support, written to ensure all secondary and post-16 teachers and lecturers - both specialist and non-specialist - are confident that they can deliver the curriculum expertly. This friendly, straightforward guide can be dipped into for…

    Paperback – 2017-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Anglophone Students Abroad

    Identity, Social Relationships, and Language Learning

    By Rosamond Mitchell, Nicole Tracy-Ventura, Kevin McManus

    Identity, social relationships and language learning during residence abroad presents the findings of a major study of British students of French and Spanish undertaking residence abroad. The new dataset presented here provides both quantitative and qualitative information on language learning,…

    Hardback – 2017-01-01 
    Routledge

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