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  • Keeping Them Out of the Hands of Satan

    Evangelical Schooling in America, 1st Edition

    By Susan D. Rose

    First published in 1988, this work was the product of extensive fieldwork in two evangelical communities. This in-depth ethnographic study focuses on the meaning systems, organizational structures and the daily lives of the people Susan D. Rose encountered. The study is centred around Christian…

    Paperback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Education

  • Families and their Learning Environments

    An Empirical Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Kevin Marjoribanks

    First published in 1979, this study is one of the first works of educational research to include detailed assessments of family environments in an analysis of performance of children at their schools. Much of the research is based on data collected from families in Australia, Canada and England and…

    Paperback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Education

  • Social Purpose and Schooling

    Alternatives, Agendas and Issues, 1st Edition

    By Jerry Paquette

    First published in 1991, this work critically analyses the competing claims about alternative arrangements for schooling. It does so in light of major popularly understood agendas for social and political purpose, and of the troubled and much less clearly understood assumptions and issues behind…

    Paperback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Education

  • School Knowledge for the Masses

    World Models and National Primary Curricular Categories in the Twentieth Century, 1st Edition

    By John W. Meyer, David Kamens, Aaron Benavot

    First published in 1992, this book presents unique quantitative data on the content coverage of primary education in a large number of countries since 1920. It demonstrates that these curricular outlines tend to be surprisingly similar across very disparate countries, and suggests the world…

    Paperback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Education

  • Sociology and School Knowledge

    Curriculum Theory, Research and Politics, 1st Edition

    By Geoff Whitty

    The rise of a radical ‘new’ sociology of education during the early 1970s focused attention on the nature of school knowledge. Although this new approach was set to revolutionize the subject, within a few years, many people considered these developments an eccentric interlude, with little relevance…

    Paperback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Education

  • Sociology and Teaching

    A New Challenge for the Sociology of Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Woods, Andrew Pollard

    First published in 1988, this work considers the ways in which the sociology of education can inform educational practice. It examines the research which marries the two fields and considers the thinking behind it. It addresses key themes such as: sociological awareness or imagination, and how it…

    Paperback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Education

  • Human Conditions

    The Cultural Basis of Educational Developments, 1st Edition

    By Robert A Levine, Merry I. White

    First published in 1986, this book proposes and illustrates a new approach to the comparative analysis of educational policy, based on anthropological and historical inquiry. It reviews the transitions of Western countries, Japan, and the People’s Republic of China and in doing so investigates…

    Paperback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Education

  • School Experience

    Explorations in the Sociology of Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Woods, Martyn Hammersley

    First published in 1977, this volume brings together a range of viewpoints, informed by reports of empirical research, which bear on the experience of school. Each chapter demonstrates the application of the ‘new sociology of education’ in its various guises to the world of teachers and pupils. In…

    Paperback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Education

  • School Organisation and Pupil Involvement

    A study of secondary schools, 1st Edition

    By Ronald King

    First published in 1973, this book is based on research carried about by Ronald King on integral parts of school organisation, including the assembly, uniform, rewards and punishments, games and out-of-school activities, curriculum, prefectorial system and school councils, in a sample of…

    Paperback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Education

  • Philosophy and Pedagogy of Early Childhood

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sandy Farquhar, E. Jayne White

    In recent years, new discourses have emerged to inform the philosophy and pedagogy of early childhood. This collection brings together contributions from leading scholars in early childhood education, and each chapter engages with the critical task of reformulating early childhood education and the…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Educational Philosophy and Theory

  • Modes and Meaning: Displays of Evidence in Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Geert Thyssen, Karin Priem

    In the past few decades there has been a growing interest and debate amongst historians of education surrounding issues of visuality, materiality, spatiality, transfer, and circulation. This collection of essays – with its focus on the interaction between ideas, images, objects, and/or spaces that…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge

  • Service-Learning and Social Justice Education

    Strengthening Justice-Oriented Community Based Models of Teaching and Learning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dan Butin

    This volume offers a crucial resource for those interested and involved in linking schools and higher education with communities to foster justice-oriented curriculum and instruction. Noted scholars explore the connections, limits, and possibilities between service-learning and social justice…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

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