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  • Affect in Literacy Learning and Teaching

    Pedagogies, Politics, and Coming to Know

    Edited by Kevin Leander, Christian Ehret

    Expanding the field of literacy studies by addressing affect theory—an emerging field of scholarship from the humanities and social sciences— in this volume scholars from around the world with diverse perspectives on the role of affect in literacy, culture, language, and politics provide an…

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge
    Expanding Literacies in Education

  • Literature for Young Adults

    Books (and More) for Contemporary Readers, 2nd Edition

    By Joan L. Knickerbocker, James Rycik

    This book explores a great variety of works, genres, and formats, and places special emphasis on contemporary works whose nontraditional themes, protagonists, and literary conventions make them well suited to young adult readers. It also looks at the ways in which contemporary readers access and…

    Hardback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge

  • Creating Literacy Communities as Pathways to Success

    Equity and Access for Latina Students in STEM

    By Jessica Early, Christina Saidy

    Creating Literacy Communities as Pathways to Success offers a model for using literacy as a pathway for secondary students to explore fields from which they are often systematically excluded. In particular, this volume demonstrates how access for young Latina students to STEM related fields can be…

    Hardback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge

  • The Causes of High and Low Reading Achievement

    By Ronald P. Carver

    This book describes all of the important factors that cause some students to have low reading achievement and others to have high reading achievement. It concentrates on the main factors that influence how much a student gains in reading achievement during a year of school, or a calendar year. An…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Learning to Rival

    A Literate Practice for Intercultural Inquiry

    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 – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Rhetoric, Knowledge, and Society Series

  • Critical Perspectives on Codeswitching in Classroom Settings

    Language Practices for Multilingual Teaching and Learning

    Edited by Jeff MacSwan, Christian Jan Faltis

    This integrated and cutting‐edge overview of codeswitching from sociolinguistic, linguistic, and educational perspectives examines language mixing in teaching and learning contexts from a variety of theoretical perspectives. The focus is on classroom settings— the pedagogical consequences of…

    Paperback – 2018-11-15 
    Routledge
    Language Education Tensions in Global and Local Contexts

  • The Critical Enterprise

    English Studies in Higher Education

    By Raymond Cowell

    Originally published in 1975, The Critical Enterprise looks at how the expansion and diversification of English Studies was shaping and was shaped by the Higher Education curriculum. The book looks at how students of sixth forms, colleges, polytechnics and universities alike found an increasing…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • Bourdieu, Language-based Ethnographies and Reflexivity

    Putting Theory into Practice

    By Michael Grenfell, Kate Pahl

    Offering a unique and original perspective on Bourdieu, language-based ethnographies, and reflexivity, this volume provides a nuanced, in-depth discussion of the complex relationship between these interconnected topics and their impact in real-world contexts. Part I opens the book with an overview…

    Paperback – 2018-10-25 
    Routledge

  • The Future of English Teaching Worldwide

    Celebrating 50 Years From the Dartmouth Conference

    Edited by Andrew Goodwyn, Cal Durrant, Wayne Sawyer, Donald Zancanella, Lisa Scherff

    The seminal Dartmouth Conference (1966) remains a remarkably influential moment in the history of English teaching. Bringing together leading voices in contemporary English education, this book celebrates the Conference and its legacy, drawing attention to what it has achieved, and the questions it…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18 
    Routledge
    National Association for the Teaching of English (NATE)

  • Theoretical Models and Processes of Literacy

    7th Edition

    Edited by Donna E. Alvermann, Norman J. Unrau, Misty Sailors, Robert B. Ruddell

    The Seventh Edition of this foundational text represents the most comprehensive source available for connecting multiple and diverse theories to literacy research, broadly defined, and features both cutting-edge and classic contributions from top scholars. Two decades into the 21st century, the…

    Paperback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge

  • The Insistence of the Letter

    Literacy Studies and Curriculum Theorizing

    Edited by Bill Green

    Originally published in 1992. What kinds of literacy are appropriate for life and work in the late twentieth century? What historically is the relationship between curriculum and literacy, and how is it changing? The essays in this book provide an innovative forum for discussion for what are often…

    Hardback – 2018-10-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Curriculum

  • Eccentric Propositions

    Essays on Literature and the Curriculum

    Edited by Jane Miller

    Originally published in 1984. This book charts important changes brought about by teachers in the way literature is read and written about in schools. Rooted in experiences of inner-city schools, it is extremely practical and especially valuable for the multi-ethnic classroom. The writers, all of…

    Hardback – 2018-10-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Curriculum

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