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  • Spatial Citizenship Education

    Citizenship through Geography

    Edited by Euikyung Shin, Sarah Bednarz

    Spatial Citizenship Education: Citizenship through Geography explores ways to engage and promote citizenship through spatial and geographic perspectives. By providing a historical overview of geography’s contribution to citizenship education, including progress made and challenges faced in…

    Paperback – 2018-10-01 

  • Linguistic Claims and Political Conflicts

    Spanish Labyrinths in Language and Identity in the European Context

    By Andrea Bianculli, Jacint Jordana, Mónica Ferrín Pereira, Siresa Lopez

    Questions about linguistic pluralism and multilingualism have become a major political and scholarly concern given the instrumental, expressive and citizenship concerns attached to language. To explore and assess how linguistic policies are decided and implemented, this book looks into the…

    Hardback – 2018-09-15 
    Routledge Advances in European Politics

  • A Lesson For Us All

    The Making of the National Curriculum

    By Duncan Graham, David Tytler

    Originally published in 1993. "A Lesson for Us All" tells of the intrigue and pressures that surrounded the introduction of the National Curriculum, the most sweeping educational reform since 1944, and examines the roles of three education secretaries: Kenneth Baker, John MacGregor and Kenneth…

    Hardback – 2018-08-01 
    Routledge Library Editions: Curriculum

  • Finding Our Way Home

    Women's Accounts of Being Sent to Boarding School

    Edited by Nikki Simpson

    Finding Our Way Home: Women’s Accounts of Being Sent to Boarding School shares the personal stories of sixteen women, all of whom were sent away to board at an early age. Their accounts delve into the depths of long suppressed emotions and feelings, and the lifelong impact that the early separation…

    Paperback – 2018-07-12 

  • What’s Transgressive about Trans* Studies in Education Now?

    Edited by Z Nicolazzo

    During the past few years, a nascent body of theoretical, conceptual, and empirical research in the field of higher education has emerged regarding transgender students, faculty, and staff. An exciting trend among some of this work is the use of critical and poststructural paradigms, data…

    Hardback – 2018-06-29 

  • Gender and Sexuality in Education and Health

    Advocating for Equity and Social Justice

    Edited by Jacqueline Ullman, Tania Ferfolja

    Highlighting the voices less commonly showcased to the public – voices of young people, parents, and social and health practitioners – this book comments on gender and sexuality in the contexts of formal and informal education, peer cultures and non-conformity, social sustainability and equal…

    Hardback – 2018-06-19 

  • Curriculum as Contestation

    Edited by Suellen Shay, Tai L. Peseta

    In 2015 a social movement swept across the South African higher education sector fuelled by the anger of the ‘born free’ generation, the students born into post-apartheid South Africa. The movement found solidarity in other parts of the globe where the past decade has witnessed the rise of student…

    Hardback – 2018-06-15 

  • Neoliberalism, Gender and Education Work

    Edited by Sarah A. Robert, Heidi Pitzer, Ana Luisa Muñoz García

    How does neoliberalism in the education field shape who teachers are and what they can be? What are the effects of neoliberal logic on students? How is gender at the core of what it means to teach and learn in neoliberal educational institutions? Neoliberalism, Gender and Education Work examines…

    Hardback – 2018-05-11 

  • Creating and Managing the Democratic School

    Edited by Judith Chapman, Isak Froumin, David Aspin

    Originally published in 1995. In securing the future of any democracy, it is vital that the education service should provide an effective introduction to citizenship by means of a high quality and empowering curriculum in educational institutions organized and administered according to democratic…

    Hardback – 2018-05-10 
    Routledge Library Editions: Education Management

  • The Changing Government of Education

    Edited by Stewart Ranson, John Tomlinson

    Originally published in 1986. As the keystone of public policy-making and social reform in the post-war period, education has been expected to fuel economic growth, facilitate equality of opportunity, and afford social justice to the deprived. But its vision and objectives are now being questioned…

    Hardback – 2018-05-10 
    Routledge Library Editions: Education Management

  • The Politics of Reorganizing Schools

    By Stewart Ranson

    Originally published in 1990. The rapid decline in the birth rate in the 1970s and the resulting fall in school rolls had a dramatic effect on the curriculum, staffing, organization and management of schools. This book focuses on the national and local politics surrounding school closures,…

    Hardback – 2018-05-10 
    Routledge Library Editions: Education Management

  • International Perspectives on Maladministration in Education

    Theories, Research, and Critiques

    Edited by Eugenie A. Samier, Peter Milley

    This volume develops a theoretical and critical foundation for understanding "maladministration"—the phenomena of harmful administrative and organisational behaviours in educational systems. Chapter authors provide theoretical and practice-based perspectives across international contexts regarding…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01 

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