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  • Edmond Holmes and Progressive Education

    By John Howlett

    Although considered a figure of great importance and influence by his contemporaries, Edmond Holmes has been consigned to relative obscurity in the progressive educational tradition. This book reinstates Holmes as a key figure in the history of progressive education, both as a school inspector and…

    Hardback – 2016-09-05 
    Routledge

  • The Development of the Mechanics’ Institute Movement in Britain and Beyond

    Supporting further education for the adult working classes

    By Martyn Walker

    The Development of the Mechanics’ Institute Movement in Britain and Beyond questions the prevailing view that mechanics’ institutes made little contribution to adult working-class education from their foundation in the 1820s to 1890. The book traces the historical development of several mechanics’…

    Hardback – 2016-08-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Freedom & Growth (Routledge Revivals)

    And Other Essays

    By Edmond Holmes

    First published in 1923, this book collects together sixteen essays written between 1912 and 1922 that reflect how the author's views on education became increasingly interwoven with their views on "things in general" — with half dealing with each subject. Reflecting this interweave, they are…

    Hardback – 2016-08-01 
    Routledge

  • UNESCO Without Borders

    Educational campaigns for international understanding

    Edited by Aigul Kulnazarova, Christian Ydesen

    The United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) was established in 1945 with twin aims: to rebuild various institutions of the world destroyed by war, and to promote international understanding and peaceful cooperation among nations. Based on empirical and historical…

    Hardback – 2016-07-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • 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

  • In Community of Inquiry with Ann Margaret Sharp

    Philosophy, Childhood and Education

    Edited by Maughn Gregory, Megan Laverty

    This book offers the first-ever anthology of the work of the late philosopher of education Ann Margaret Sharp. From the early 1970s until their deaths just five months apart in 2010, Matthew Lipman and Ann Margaret Sharp collaborated on developing both a theory and a practice of what they called "…

    Hardback – 2016-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Modes and Meaning: Displays of Evidence in Education

    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…

    Hardback – 2016-07-08 
    Routledge

  • Border-crossing in Education

    Historical perspectives on transnational connections and circulations

    Edited by Joëlle Droux, Rita Hofstetter

    Border-crossing in Education comprises a series of case studies covering a variety of cultural areas, in order to reveal the density of connections and exchanges that inform educational practices, policies, and systems. It attaches particular importance to individual and collective actors that…

    Hardback – 2016-06-21 
    Routledge

  • Women, Educational Policy-Making and Administration in England

    Authoritative Women Since 1800

    Edited by Joyce Goodman, Sylvia Harrop

    The role of women in policy-making has been largely neglected in conventional social and political histories. This book opens up this field of study, taking the example of women in education as its focus. It examines the work, attitudes, actions and philosophies of women who played a part in…

    Paperback – 2016-05-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and History

  • 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 – 2016-05-17
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2016-05-12
    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 – 2016-04-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Educational Leadership

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