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  • Schooling Comprehensive Kids

    Pupil Responses to Education, 1st Edition

    By Amanda Palmer

    First published in 1998, this volume is based upon an ethnographic study of white and black in a mixed comprehensive school conducted during the 1980s and explores differentiation in the classroom, looking at gender, colour and class differences within groups of students. The findings are discussed…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Culture and General Education

    A Survey, 1st Edition

    By W. Kenneth Richmond

    Originally published in 1963, this remarkable book discusses the results of the ‘tests of culture’ devised by the author, two of which, when published in The Times Educational Supplement, evoked such wide interest that he was almost overwhelmed with unsolicited test scores and correspondence. The…

    Paperback – 2020-01-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Religious Seminaries in America (1989)

    A Selected Bibliography, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas C. Hunt, James Carper

    Published in 1989, this bibliography considers religious seminaries that are affiliated with the various denominations of the theological institutions established in the United States by the Protestants in the early 1800s, it also considers non-denominational and independent settings. Divided into…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Peace Education

    Past, present and future, 1st Edition

    Edited by B. Jeannie Lum

    In 1999 the UN instituted the Program of Action on a Culture of Peace, leading to the Declaration of the International Decade for the Promotion of a Culture of Peace and Non-Violence for the Children of the World 2001-2010. This represented a paradigm shift away from the prevailing…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Teachers and Crisis

    Urban School Reform and Teachers' Work Culture, 1st Edition

    By Dennis Carlson

    Advocates of the ‘back-to-basics’ movement argue that a basic skills programme ensures that students are educated to a minimum level of literacy required to enter the labour force. Critics charge that these efforts only increase school bureaucracy and undermine teachers’ autonomy in the classroom.…

    Paperback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Education

  • Teacher Effectiveness

    An Annotated Bibliography and Guide to Research, 1st Edition

    By Marjorie Powell, Joseph W. Beard

    Originally published in 1984, the field of research on teaching had expanded dramatically in the 15 years covered by this bibliography, 1965 to 1980. The expansion had included studies conducted for many purposes. This bibliography contains relevant citations to the research which has been…

    Paperback – 2019-11-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Interviewing in Educational Research

    1st Edition

    By Janet Powney, Mike Watts

    Interviewing is one of the most frequently used research tools in the social sciences, yet its importance as a technique is usually underestimated. As Janet Powney and Mike Watts point out, the practical difficulties of interviewing are often understated, and the theoretical assumptions and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Teacher Attitudes

    An Annotated Bibliography and Guide to Research, 1st Edition

    By Marjorie Powell, Joseph W. Beard

    Teachers’ attitudes have been a subject of study and interest for many years. Originally published in 1986, this bibliography attempts to review the large field of research between the years 1965 and 1984. To identify all the sources of information, and to list documents that discuss research on…

    Paperback – 2019-11-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Comparative Perspectives on Early School Leaving in the European Union

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lore Van Praag, Ward Nouwen, Rut Van Caudenberg, Noel Clycq, Christiane Timmerman

    Early School Leaving in the European Union provides an analysis of early school leaving (ESL) in nine European Union countries, with a particular focus on young people who were previously enrolled in educational institutions inside and outside mainstream secondary education. The comparative…

    Paperback – 2019-11-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • Developing Transformative Spaces in Higher Education

    Learning to Transgress, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sue Jackson

    Higher education has been presented as a solution to a host of local and global problems, despite the fact that learning and assessment can also be used as mechanisms for exclusion and social control. Developing Transformative Spaces in Higher Education: Learning to Transgress demonstrates that…

    Paperback – 2019-11-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Between Two Worlds

    Black Students in an Urban Community College, 1st Edition

    By Lois Weis

    First published in 1985, this book explores the ‘lived culture’ of urban black students in a community college located in a large northeastern city in the United States. The author immersed herself in the institution she was studying for a full academic year, exploring both the direct experiences…

    Paperback – 2019-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Education

  • Schools and Food Education in the 21st Century

    1st Edition

    By Lexi Earl

    Schools and Food Education in the 21st Century examines how schools enact food policy, and through doing so, craft diverse foodscapes that create very different food experiences in schools. The school food policy discourse is made up of an amalgamation of discourses on obesity prevention, nutrition…

    Paperback – 2019-11-08
    Routledge

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