Education Policy & Politics Products

  • Performative Approaches to Education Reforms

    Exploring Intended and Unintended Effects of Reforms Morphing as they Move, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dorthe Staunæs, Katja Brøgger, John Benedicto Krejsler

    The purpose of this book is to investigate with conceptualization how reforms change educational organizations and subjectivities, and how educational organizations change reforms. The book gives an account of the power of conceptual endeavors, with close readings of empirical material. The book…

    Hardback – 2019-05-06 
    Routledge

  • Autonomy, Accountability and Social Justice

    Stories of English Schooling, 1st Edition

    By Amanda Keddie, Martin Mills

    Autonomy, Accountability and Social Justice provides an account of recent developments in English state education, with a particular focus on the ‘academisation’ of schooling. It examines how head teachers, teachers and others working in diverse education settings navigate the current policy…

    Paperback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge

  • Quality in Higher Education as a Tool for Human Development

    Enhancing Teaching and Learning in Zimbabwe, 1st Edition

    By Patience Mukwambo

    Whilst many studies have explored how quality in higher education is conceptualised in the Global North, less attention has been paid to quality in higher education in Africa and the Global South. This book uses the human development and capabilities approach to demonstrate how quality in teaching…

    Hardback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development and Society

  • The Governance and Management of Universities in Asia

    Global Influences and Local Responses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chang Da Wan, Molly N.N. Lee, Hoe Yeong Loke

    This volume seeks to identify and explore the dynamics of global forces on the development of higher education in Asia, in particular, how neoliberalism has affected reforms on university governance and management in the region. It includes a set of country-specific studies on how various countries…

    Hardback – 2019-04-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

  • Civic Engagement

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robin G. Milne

    Civic engagement in this book is understood to include attendance at booked National Health Service appointments; compulsory attendance at school; the take-up of a variety of State benefits in cash and kind, such as Pension Credit and free school meals; and attendance at work. This book is the…

    Paperback – 2019-04-23 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Issues in Social Science

  • The Journal of Education for Teaching at 40

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Gilroy

    In 2015, the Journal of Education for Teaching celebrated 40 years of original contributions on the subject of international teacher education with the publication of an anniversary virtual special issue. Its unique contribution to debates about the preparation and lifelong learning of teachers in…

    Paperback – 2019-04-23 
    Routledge

  • Further Language Learning in Linguistic and Cultural Diverse Contexts

    A Mixed Methods Research in a European Border Region, 1st Edition

    By Barbara Gross

    Further Language Learning in Linguistic and Cultural Diverse Contexts deals with the interdisciplinary area of multilingual and intercultural education and the increasing interest in sociolinguistic and sociocultural aspects of further language learning. It presents the individual, family,…

    Hardback – 2019-04-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Language Education

  • Critical Race Theory in Mathematics Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Julius Davis, Christopher C. Jett

    Critical Race Theory in Mathematics Education brings together scholarship that uses Critical Race Theory (CRT) to provide a comprehensive understanding of race, racism, social justice, and experiential knowledge of African Americans’ mathematics education. CRT has gained traction within the…

    Paperback – 2019-04-19 
    Routledge

  • The Labour Party and the Organization of Secondary Education 1918-65

    1st Edition

    By Michael Parkinson

    Originally published in 1970, Michael Parkinson examines the Labour Party’s attitude towards secondary education in general and comprehensive schooling in particular and shows the effect of the party’s philosophy on the question of education and its social importance. The Labour Party is seen both…

    Paperback – 2019-04-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Quality Improvement in Education

    Case Studies in Schools, Colleges and Universities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carl Parsons

    Using case studies from the full range of educational institutions, this book, originally published in 1994, provides an analytical overview of the quality debate in British education, illuminating the evolution of one of the most prevalent and forceful cultural phenomena in contemporary education…

    Paperback – 2019-04-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Managing Children with Developmental Language Disorder

    Theory and practice across Europe and beyond, 1st Edition

    Edited by James Law

    Although most children learn language relatively quickly, as many as ten percent of them are slow to start speaking and are said to have developmental language disorder (DLD). Children with DLD are managed by a variety of different professionals in different countries, are offered different…

    Paperback – 2019-04-19 
    Routledge

  • Enhancing Teacher Education, Development, and Evaluation

    Lessons Learned from Educational Reform, 1st Edition

    By Alyson Lavigne, Thomas Good

    Enhancing Teacher Education, Development, and Evaluation examines the complex role that recent educational reforms have played in the teaching profession. The failure of programs like Race to the Top to benefit teaching and learning outcomes has yielded many questions about what went wrong and how…

    Paperback – 2019-04-18 
    Routledge

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