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  • International Perspectives on Maladministration in Education

    Theories, Research and Critiques

    Edited by Eugenie Samier, Peter Milley

    This volume develops a theoretical and critical foundation for understanding "maladministration" — the phenomena of harmful administrative and organizational behaviours in educational systems. Contributors explore the common destructive practices that occur in educational organisations—including…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01 

  • Ethics in Professional Education

    Edited by Christopher Martin, Claudia W. Ruitenberg

    Recent years have seen a growing emphasis on ethics education in different professions, such as medicine and teaching. However, the implications of this emphasis for professional education programs have been underdeveloped. In this volume, philosophers, philosophers of education, and ethics…

    Hardback – 2018-03-22 

  • 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 – 2018-03-22 

  • Spaces of Political Pedagogy

    Occupy! and other radical experiments in adult learning

    By Cassie Earl

    Hardback – 2018-03-15 

  • 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 – 2018-03-15 
    Routledge Advances in European Politics

  • The Life and Death of a Rural American High School (1995)

    Farewell Little Kanawha

    Edited by DeYoung Alan

    Published in 1995 this book provides an account of a detailed research project focusing on a rural school in West Virginia. Researched from several social science perspectives the book strives to capture intersections between biography and history in a particular public school – Burnsville High and…

    Hardback – 2018-03-01 

  • Education in a Federal UK

    Edited by John Furlong, Ingrid Lunt

    Britain’s two recent referenda - on Brexit (2016) and on Scottish independence (2014) - have raised in the public mind fundamental questions about the future of the UK. It seems that for the first time, the public, the media and the political elite have woken up to the fact that in different parts…

    Hardback – 2018-02-26 

  • The Education of Radical Democracy

    By Sarah S. Amsler

    The Education of Radical Democracy explores why radical democracy is so necessary, difficult, and possible and why it is important to understand it as an educative activity . The book draws on critical social theory and critical pedagogy to explain what enables and sustains work for radical…

    Paperback – 2018-01-04 

  • Between Truth and Freedom

    Rousseau and our contemporary political and educational culture

    By Kenneth Wain

    This book engages in a broad reading of Rousseau’s writings on educational and political thought in order to explore and address the competing demands of the enculturation and individuation of the young in Western societies. Although Rousseau’s Emile has been frequently utilised in educational…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03 
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

  • Curriculum as Contestation

    Edited by Suellen Shay, Tai L. Peseta

    In 2015 a social movement swept across the South African higher education sector fueled 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 – 2017-12-29 

  • Education in/for Socialism

    Historical, Current and Future Perspectives

    Edited by Tom G. Griffiths, Zsuzsa Millei

    This book re-examines aspects of historical socialism, and includes case studies of education within twenty-first century socialist and post-socialist contexts shaped by the trajectories of historical socialism. Through these case studies, contributions offer insights into key questions: How are…

    Paperback – 2017-12-14 

  • The Edge of Race

    Critical examinations of education and race/racism

    Edited by Kalervo N. Gulson, Zeus Leonardo, David Gillborn

    The phrase ‘the edge of race’ can be used both as a description and as a response to two key concerns. The first of these is that while race is increasingly on the periphery of education policy – with a growing disregard shown for racist inequities, as education systems become dominated by…

    Paperback – 2017-12-14 

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