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  • Fear and Schooling

    Understanding the History of Progressive Education

    By Ronald Evans

    This book investigates the major controversies that have swirled around "progressive" educational ideas since the early 20th century, and the related choices over treatment of various cultural groups and identities. Through rigorous historical investigation, the author suggests that much of the…

    Hardback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Revival: School Education (1929)

    Volume III

    By Mason M. Charlotte

    School Education, the third volume of Charlotte Mason's Homeschooling Series, consists of thoughts about the teaching and curriculum of children aged 9-12, either at school or at home. She suggests that parents should practice what she calls "masterly inactivity"-not neglectful or permissive…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • School Choice: Separating Fact from Fiction

    Edited by Patrick J. Wolf

    Patrick J. Wolf is Distinguished Professor of Education Policy and 21st Century Chair in School Choice in the Department of Education Reform, University of Arkansas, USA.…

    Hardback – 2018-12-17 
    Routledge

  • Mixed or Single-sex School? Volume 3

    Attainment, Attitudes and Overview

    By R. R. Dale

    Originally published in 1974. This final volume in the trilogy is concerned primarily with comparing the academic progress made by pupils of near-equal ability in the two types of school. It considers attainment in different subjects but also attitudes to different subjects and then follows up with…

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Gender and the Politics of Schooling

    Edited by Madeleine Arnot, Gaby Weiner

    Originally published in 1987. The perspectives, research methods and strategies adopted by researchers and teachers to investigate gender and education have been diverse and contradictory. This book provides an overview of developments and analyses the range of policy responses to the issues of sex…

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Gender Under Scrutiny

    New Inquiries in Education

    Edited by Gaby Weiner, Madeleine Arnot

    Originally published in 1987. This book addresses a reappraisal of the processes of gender development and its social and educational consequences. It provides examples of key research topics and methods used for the exploration of gender and education and suggests direction for further inquiry.…

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Routledge Library Editions: Education and Race

    By Various

    Reissuing three works originally published in 1984 and 1992, this collection brings together books across the issues of education and race. This small set will be of benefit to teachers and education researchers in these areas as well as those interested in education history.…

    Hardback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Race

  • Racism in Children's Lives

    A Study of Mainly-white Primary Schools

    By Barry Troyna, Richard Hatcher

    Originally published in 1992. Both teachers and the general public have traditionally been unwilling to acknowledge that concepts of ‘race’ might play a part in the lives of primary school children. For this book the authors spent a term in each of three mainly white primary schools. They talked to…

    Hardback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Race

  • Race, Equality and Schools

    By Richard Willey

    Originally published in 1984. How to respond to ethnic diversity is a question of major importance for teachers. The multi-ethnic school is only one aspect of a multi-ethnic society, and the problems and complexities teachers face have far-reaching implications. Attention has turned from fitting…

    Hardback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Race

  • Race Relations in the Primary School

    By Cecile Wright

    Originally published in 1992. This book presents research carried out by the author in four inner-city primary schools. It documents the experiences of black and Asian children, particularly in interaction with their white peers, and with their teachers, from both observation and interviews with…

    Hardback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Race

  • Christian Privilege in U.S. Education

    Legacies and Current Issues

    By Kevin J. Burke, Avner Segall

    Using critical curriculum theory as its lens, this book explores the relationship between religion—specifically, Christianity and the Judeo-Christian ethos underlying it—and secular public education in the United States. Despite various 20th-century court decisions separating religion and education…

    Paperback – 2018-09-01
    Routledge
    Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

  • Narrowing the Achievement Gap

    Parental Engagement with Children’s Learning

    By Janet Goodall

    Narrowing the Achievement Gap proposes a radical change to our conception of learning, education and schooling, arguing that parental engagement is the best lever we have for school improvement and closing the achievement gap. Unique in its focus on original research linking underachievement and…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

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