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  • Rethinking Children as Consumers

    The changing status of childhood and young adulthood

    Edited by Cyndy Hawkins

    Children are significant consumers of services such as health, welfare, educational institutions and the environment. Alongside this, the marketization of childhood means that children are exposed to advertising and marketing through a wide range of media on a daily basis. Examining key debates on…

    Paperback – 2016-09-12 
    Routledge

  • Peace Education

    Past, present and future

    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…

    Hardback – 2016-09-12 
    Routledge

  • The Teaching and Learning of Social Research Methods

    Developments in Pedagogical Knowledge

    Edited by Melanie Nind, Daniel Kilburn, Rebekah Luff

    The importance of the teaching and learning of social research methods is increasingly recognised by research councils and policy bodies as crucial to the drive to increase capacity amongst the research community. The need for greater scholarly engagement with how research methods are taught and…

    Hardback – 2016-09-08 
    Routledge

  • Creating Curricula: Aims, Knowledge and Control

    Edited by Dominic Wyse

    Knowledge has been a defining focus for the curriculum studies field. In the early part of the 21st century convincing arguments were mounted that knowledge needed to be ‘brought back in’, both to the curriculum of schools and to the attention of curriculum researchers. This book is a result of…

    Hardback – 2016-09-07 
    Routledge

  • Philosophy for Children

    Theories and praxis in teacher education

    Edited by Babs Anderson

    Philosophy for Children (P4C) is a movement that teaches reasoning and argumentative skills to children of all ages. This book looks at the progress that P4C has made in the UK in addressing issues of literacy, critical thinking, PSHE, education for sustainable development and wider issues such as…

    Paperback – 2016-08-30 
    Routledge

  • Scripted Bodies

    Corporate Power, Smart Technologies, and the Undoing of Public Education

    By Kenneth J. Saltman

    From drugging kids into attention and reviving behaviorism to biometric measurements of teaching and learning Scripted Bodies exposes a brave new world of education in the age of repression. Scripted Bodies examines how corporeal control has expanded in education, how it impacts the mind and…

    Paperback – 2016-08-10 
    Routledge
    Critical Interventions

  • Creativity and Creative Pedagogies in the Early and Primary Years

    Edited by Teresa Cremin

    Whilst recognition of the role and nature of creativity and interest in creative pedagogical practice has grown, tensions persist at several levels, particularly in accountability cultures, where international comparisons of literacy, numeracy and science frame, shape and often limit policy,…

    Hardback – 2016-08-01 
    Routledge

  • Teaching Toward Democracy 2e

    Educators as Agents of Change

    By William Ayers, Kevin Kumashiro, Erica Meiners, Therese Quinn, David Stovall

    Teaching Toward Democracy examines the contested space of schooling and school reform with a focus on the unique challenges and opportunities that teaching in a democratic society provides. Chapters are written in the spirit of notes, conversations and letters the nationally recognized team of…

    Paperback – 2016-07-28 
    Routledge

  • The Reconceptualization of Curriculum Studies

    A Festschrift in Honor of William F. Pinar

    Edited by Mary Aswell Doll

    In this volume scholars from around the world consider the influential work of William F. Pinar from a variety of "conversations" his ideas have generated. The major focus is on the What, Why, and How of the word "reconceptualization," which involves engaging critically and ethically as public…

    Hardback – 2016-07-25 
    Routledge

  • Race and Ethnicity in the Study of Motivation in Education

    Edited by Jessica T. DeCuir-Gunby, Paul A. Schutz

    Race and Ethnicity in the Study of Motivation in Education collects work from prominent education researchers who study the interaction of race, ethnicity, and motivation in educational contexts. Focusing on both historical and contemporary iterations of race-based educational constructs, this book…

    Paperback – 2016-07-19 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Contemporary Education

    Key themes and issues

    By Tom O'Donoghue

    Understanding Contemporary Education offers an essential exploration of key concepts and issues in education that will allow education studies students, as well as trainee and practising teachers to engage in reflection, not only on work at the classroom level, but on education more broadly. …

    Paperback – 2016-07-11 
    Routledge

  • Empowering Black Youth of Promise

    Education and Socialization in the Village-minded Black Church

    By Sandra L. Barnes, Anne Streaty Wimberly

    Informed by the experiences of 772 Black churches, this book relies on a multidisciplinary, mixed-methodological lens to examine how today’s Black churches address the religious and non-religious educational and broader socialization needs of youth. Drawing from a cultural and ecological framework…

    Hardback – 2016-06-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

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