History of Education Products

  • Routledge Encyclopaedia of Educational Thinkers

    Edited by Joy A. Palmer Cooper

     The Routledge Encyclopaedia of Educational Thinkers comprises 128 essays by leading scholars analysing the most important, influential, innovative and interesting thinkers on education of all time. Each of the chronologically arranged entries explores why a particular thinker is significant…

    Hardback – 2016-05-03 
    Routledge

  • Shaping the History of Education?

    The first 50 years of Paedagogica Historica

    Edited by Jeroen J.H. Dekker, Frank Simon

    In 1961 the Centre for the Study of the History of Education at Ghent University, Belgium published the first issue of the multilingual journal Paedagogica Historica: International Journal of the History of Education. This book celebrates its fiftieth volume. In fourteen contributions written by…

    Hardback – 2016-04-26 
    Routledge

  • Generational Identity, Educational Change, and School Leadership

    By Corrie Stone-Johnson

    Generational identity plays a large role in how teachers view educational change and school reform. Teachers of the Boomer generation, an era characterized by optimism and innovation, tend to be more resistant to change than those of Generation X, for whom standardization represents the norm, not a…

    Hardback – 2016-04-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Educational Leadership

  • The Critical Turn in Education

    From Marxist Critique to Poststructuralist Feminism to Critical Theories of Race

    By Isaac Gottesman

    The Critical Turn in Education traces the historical emergence and development of critical theories in the field of education, from the introduction of Marxist and other radical social theories in the 1960s to the contemporary critical landscape. The book begins by tracing the first waves of…

    Paperback – 2016-04-04 
    Routledge
    Critical Social Thought

  • Nationalism and History Education

    Curricula and Textbooks in the United States and France

    By Rachel D. Hutchins

    History education, by nature, transmits an ‘official’ version of national identity. National identity is not a fixed entity, and controversy over history teaching is an essential part of the process of redefining and regenerating the nation. France and the United States have in particular…

    Hardback – 2016-03-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • Home Education in Historical Perspective

    Domestic pedagogies in England and Wales, 1750-1900

    Edited by Christina De Bellaigue

    This book is the first publication to devote serious attention to the history of home education from the late eighteenth to the early twentieth century. It brings together work by historians, literary scholars and current practitioners who shed new light on the history of home-schooling in the UK…

    Hardback – 2016-03-24 
    Routledge

  • Deculturalization and the Struggle for Equality

    A Brief History of the Education of Dominated Cultures in the United States, 8th Edition

    By Joel Spring

    Joel Spring’s history of school polices imposed on dominated groups in the United States examines the concept of deculturalization—the use of schools to strip away family languages and cultures and replace them with those of the dominant group. The focus is on the education of dominated groups…

    Paperback – 2016-03-17 
    Routledge
    Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

  • The Female Tradition in Physical Education

    Women First reconsidered

    Edited by David Kirk, Patricia Vertinsky

    The Female Tradition in Physical Education re-examines a key question in the history of modern education: why did the remarkably successful leaders of female physical education, who pioneered the development of the subject in late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century England, Canada, Australia…

    Hardback – 2016-03-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • Philosophy in Schools

    Edited by Felicity Haynes

    In 1972, Matthew Lipman founded the Institute of Advancement for Philosophy for Children (IAPC), producing a series of novels and teaching manuals promoting philosophical inquiry at all levels of schooling. The programme consisted of stories about children discussing traditional topics of ethics,…

    Hardback – 2016-03-09 
    Routledge
    Educational Philosophy and Theory

  • Education, Childhood and Anarchism

    Talking Colin Ward

    Edited by Catherine Burke, Ken Jones

    As one of Britain's most original thinkers and writers Colin Ward wrote extensively about positive and practical examples from the past and present of the anarchist spirit or the 'social principle' in everyday life. This volume is the first scholarly work dedicated to examining the significance of…

    Paperback – 2016-02-26 
    Routledge

  • Evangelical Religion and Popular Education

    A Modern Interpretation

    By John McLeish

    Under the influence of the evangelical movement in the 18th and early 19th centuries education, in one form or another, was brought to a vast number of people in England and Wales. Originally published in 1969, it is this phenomenon that forms the subject of Dr McLeish’s book. The two central…

    Hardback – 2016-02-04
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Politics of Education in Colonial India

    By Krishna Kumar

    In retracting from the popular view that India’s modern educational policy was shaped almost entirely by Macaulay, this incisive work reveals the complex ideological and institutional rubric of the colonial educational system. It examines its wide-ranging and lasting impact on curriculum, pedagogy,…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge India
    3D Photorealistic Rendering

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