Educational Research Products

  • Neoliberalism and Environmental Education

    Edited by Joseph Henderson, David Hursh, David Greenwood

    This timely book situates environmental education within and against neoliberalism, the dominant economic, political, and cultural ideology impacting both education and the environment. Proponents of neoliberalism imagine and enact a world where the primary role of the state is to promote capital…

    Hardback – 2016-12-05 
    Routledge

  • Towards a Political Theory of the University

    Public reason, democracy and higher education

    By Morgan White

    Towards a Political Theory of the University argues that state and market forces threaten to diminish the legitimacy, authority and fundamental purposes of higher education systems. The political role of higher education has been insufficiently addressed by academics in recent decades. By applying…

    Hardback – 2016-12-02 
    Routledge
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

  • Reinventing Intercultural Education

    A metaphysical manifest for rethinking cultural diversity

    By Neal Dreamson

    Most existing books in the fields of multicultural or intercultural education have been written based on anthropologists’ cultural dimensions, which presume culture is a fixed entity. Reinventing Intercultural Education is the first book to review multiple cultures and religions from a metaphysical…

    Hardback – 2016-12-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Education and other modes of thinking in Latin America

    Edited by Robert Aman, Timothy Ireland

    After long periods of military dictatorships, civil wars, and economic instability, Latin America has changed face, and become the foremost region for counter-hegemonic processes. This book seeks to address contemporary paradigms of education and learning in Latin America. Although the production…

    Hardback – 2016-12-02 
    Routledge

  • Building Knowledge in Early Childhood Education

    Young Children Are Researchers

    By Jane Murray

    Early childhood practitioners often experience challenges in being confident enough to make high quality judgements about young children’s own constructions of knowledge. This book presents research findings suggesting how everyday activities undertaken by young children expose the many ways they…

    Paperback – 2016-12-01 
    Routledge
    TACTYC

  • E-Research in Educational Contexts

    The roles of technologies, ethics and social media

    Edited by Jocelyn Wishart, Michael Thomas

    This book explores the impact of e-research in education and the opportunities presented by a new generation of research approaches and tools. ‘E-research’ is an umbrella term that encompasses all digital research methods used for data collection and analysis including those involving handheld…

    Hardback – 2016-12-01 
    Routledge

  • Giving Teaching Back to Teachers

    A Critical Introduction to Curriculum Theory

    By Robin Barrow

    This book, first published in 1984, aims to bring together the interests of the theory and practice of the education system and, within the former, relate the approaches and claims of the constituent disciplines to each other. Throughout the book, while arguing for the importance of facing up to…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Routledge Revivals: The Social Context of Literacy (1986)

    By Kenneth Levine

    First published in 1986, this book looks at the impact of mass literacy on everyday life, discussing the fundamental differences between traditional oral cultures and contemporary industrialised societies where most people rely on complex combinations of oral and literate communication. There is…

    Hardback – 2016-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Language, Education and Society Series

  • Routledge Revivals: Speaking Mathematically (1987)

    Communication in Mathematics Clasrooms

    By David Pimm

    First published in 1987, this book examines mathematics school teaching from the perspective that it is a language — arguing that this can illuminate many events that occur in classes and highlight issues that may not have previously seemed important. The central concern is with the processes of…

    Hardback – 2016-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Language, Education and Society Series

  • Creative graduate pathways within and beyond the creative industries

    Edited by Ruth Bridgstock, Ben Goldsmith, Jess Rodgers, Greg Hearn

    Examining pathways from creative education to work, and preparation for these pathways within higher education programs, in the light of long standing labour debates, this book explores the creative launch experiences, destinations, and contributions of graduates emerging into an enormously diverse…

    Hardback – 2016-11-28 
    Routledge

  • Education for Sustainable Development

    What was achieved in the DESD?

    Edited by Roger Firth, Maggie Smith

    To integrate the principles, values, and practices of sustainable development into all aspects of education and learning was the overarching goal of the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (2005-2014). This, it was believed, would ‘save the planet’, encouraging behaviour changes to…

    Hardback – 2016-11-28 
    Routledge

  • Changing Pedagogical Spaces in Higher Education

    Diversity, Inequalities and Misrecognition

    By Penny Jane Burke, Gill Crozier, Lauren Ila Misiaszek

    Higher education is in a current state of flux and uncertainty, with profound changes being shaped largely by the imperatives of global neoliberalism. Changing Pedagogical Spaces in Higher Education forms a unique addition to the literature and includes significant practical pointers in developing…

    Paperback – 2016-11-25 
    Routledge
    Research into Higher Education

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