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  • Expertise, Pedagogy and Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Simpson, David Beckett

    Expertise, Pedagogy and Practice takes as its focus recent work on situated and embodied cognition, the concepts of expertise, skill and practice, and contemporary pedagogical theory. This work has made important steps towards overcoming traditional intellectualist and individualist models of…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Educational Philosophy and Theory

  • Contemporary Challenges for Religious and Spiritual Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Arniika Kuusisto, Terry Lovat

    From being on the margins of scholarly debate for much of the past century and a half, religion is being recognized once again as an area of concern for scholars, politicians, and public policy makers, and thus, the role of religious and spiritual education has taken on a new importance. Apart from…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • Literacy, Storytelling and Bilingualism in Asian Classrooms

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alice Sterling Honig

    Contrary to previously held beliefs that bilingualism wonder hinder cognitive and language development in children, research has shown that bilingual children show enhanced cognitive flexibility and an ability to better focus their attention. This book explores both emergent literacy and…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • Teacher Management in China

    The Transformation of Educational Systems, 1st Edition

    By Eva Huang, John Benson, Ying Zhu

    Education has long been highly valued in China, and continues to be highly valued, both by the state, which appreciates the value of education for maintaining China's economic rise, and by parents, who, affected by the One Child Policy, devote a large proportion of their incomes to their one…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • The Use of Children's Literature in Teaching

    A study of politics and professionalism within teacher education, 1st Edition

    By Alyson Simpson

    The Use of Children's Literature in Teaching reveals the impact of politics, professional guidelines and restrictive measurements of literacy on the emerging identities of young teachers. It places renewed emphasis on the importance of creative teaching with children’s literature for the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Teacher Education

  • Transforming Education in the Gulf Region

    Emerging Learning Technologies and Innovative Pedagogy for the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Khalid Alshahrani, Mohamed Ally

    Countries in the Arab Gulf are currently experiencing some of the fastest rates of growth and progress in the world. Transforming Education in the Gulf Region argues that education systems in these countries need to use innovative pedagogies and best practices in teaching and learning to educate…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Education as Humanisation

    Dialogic pedagogy in post-conflict peacebuilding, 1st Edition

    Edited by Scherto Gill, Ulrike Niens

    Over the past decades, there has been a consistent and poignant ambiguity with regard to the role of education in the context of post-conflict and divided societies working towards building peace. Most recently, global developments, including the after-effects of the Arab Spring, the devastating…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge

  • Between Truth and Freedom

    Rousseau and our contemporary political and educational culture, 1st Edition

    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 – 2017-12-22
    Routledge
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

  • My School

    Listening to parents, teachers and students from a disadvantaged educational setting, 1st Edition

    By Lesley Scanlon

    Education issues feature almost daily in print media, online, on the radio and on television, much of which focuses on the perceived deficits of students and teachers. Singled out for special attention are low socio-economic status (SES) schools which are frequently characterised by teachers and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Curriculum Theorizing and Teacher Education

    Complicating conjunctions, 1st Edition

    By Anne M Phelan

    If teacher education, as a field of study, is to contribute to the revitalization, re-moralization and re-politicization of Education, this book argues that it needs to be alert to questions of teachers’ intellectual and political freedom and to concerns about the legitimacy of what we do in…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge
    Theorizing Education

  • The Education of Radical Democracy

    1st Edition

    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 – 2017-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Education, Leadership and Islam

    Theories, discourses and practices from an Islamic perspective, 1st Edition

    By Saeeda Shah

    Educational institutions are undergoing complex and sensitive changes in the context of immigration, international mobility, globalisation, and shifting economic scenarios, making highly challenging demands on educational leaders. Leadership is increasingly being perceived and theorised as pivotal…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

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