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  • Critical Literacy, Schooling, and Social Justice

    The Selected Works of Allan Luke

    By Allan Luke

    In the World Library of Educationalists, international scholars themselves compile career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces – extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, major theoretical and/practical contributions – so the world can read them in a…

    Hardback – 2018-01-18 
    Routledge
    World Library of Educationalists

  • Cultural-Historical Activity Theory Approaches to Design-Based Research

    Edited by Mike Cole, William Penuel, Kevin O'Neill

    Most intervention research in education aims to demonstrate the efficacy of specific programs and practices. The assumption is that if researchers can produce evidence-based programs that work in a variety of settings, educators will take them up on a large scale. Unfortunately, this approach…

    Hardback – 2018-01-18 
    Routledge

  • The Struggle for Democracy in Education

    Lessons from Social Realities

    By Michael W. Apple

    The Struggle for Democracy in Education extends the insightful arguments Michael Apple provided in Can Education Change Society? It provides detailed examinations of both local and system-wide struggles around conflicting versions of democracy. Grounded in a key set of ethical and political…

    Paperback – 2018-01-15 
    Routledge

  • Chinese Students in UK Further Education

    Examining Aspirations, Motivations and Choices

    By Rosemary A. Reynolds

    Chinese students in the UK have been increasing in number for many years, yet competition from other Western educators and increasing investment in China’s own education system has led to concern that UK institutions may soon see a decline in their market share. Dr. Reynolds addresses this issue in…

    Hardback – 2018-01-09 
    Routledge

  • Classroom Composition and Pupil Achievement (1986)

    A Study of the Effect of Ability-Based Classes

    By Yehezkel Dar, Nura Resh

    Published in 1986, this book addresses the controversial classroom dilemma of ability segregation versus integration. It presents an extensive review of the current literature and formulates a conceptual framework for analysing the social processes that affect classroom composition and their…

    Hardback – 2018-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Curriculum as Contestation

    Edited by Suellen Shay, Tai L. Peseta

    In 2015 a social movement swept across the South African higher education sector fueled by the anger of the ‘born free’ generation, the students born into post-apartheid South Africa. The movement found solidarity in other parts of the globe where the past decade has witnessed the rise of student…

    Hardback – 2017-12-29 
    Routledge

  • Communicative Competence, Classroom Interaction, and Educational Equity

    The Selected Works of Courtney B. Cazden

    By Courtney B. Cazden

    In the World Library of Educationalists, international scholars themselves compile career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces – extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, major theoretical and/practical contributions – so the world can read them in a…

    Hardback – 2017-12-20 
    Routledge
    World Library of Educationalists

  • Global Perspectives on Developing Professional Learning Communities

    Edited by Nicholas Sun-Keung Pang, Ting Wang

    This book discusses distinctive features of the professional learning community concept, practices and processes across six different education systems in the Asia-Pacific region, namely Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, South Korea, Singapore, and the United States. It provides a platform for an…

    Hardback – 2017-12-17 
    Routledge

  • World Yearbook of Education 2018

    Uneven Space-Times of Education: Historical Sociologies of Concepts, Methods and Practices

    Edited by Julie McLeod, Terri Seddon, Noah W. Sobe

    This latest volume in the World Yearbook of Education Series considers changing space-times of education by asking how they become unevenly textured as our worlds globalise, horizons shift and familiar points of reference melt and are remade. Acknowledging the reach of economic and cultural change,…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    World Yearbook of Education

  • Reading to Learn

    By Sheila Harri-Augstein, Michael Smith, Laurie Thomas

    Originally published in 1982. This book is concerned with the new kinds of demands on our reading ability made by the work we undertake for A-level, or in college, or at university, or indeed at work. It is not a speed reading book, or a reading skills book. Anyone with a lot of reading to get…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • Arts-Based Research in Education

    Foundations for Practice, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Melisa Cahnmann-Taylor, Richard Siegesmund

    Presenting readers with definitions and examples of arts-based educational research, this text identifies tensions, questions, and models in the field and provides guidance for both beginning and more experienced practice. As arts-based research grows in prominence and popularity across education…

    Paperback – 2017-12-14 
    Routledge

  • Educational Change and the Political Process

    By Dana L. Mitra

    Educational Change and the Political Process brings together key ideas on both the system of educational policy and the policy process in the United States to help students establish a broad, methodical understanding of educational policy. No other textbook offers as comprehensive a view of the U.S…

    Paperback – 2017-12-12 
    Routledge

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