International & Comparative Education Products

  • Creative Learning in Higher Education

    International Perspectives and Approaches

    Edited by Linda Watts, Patrick Blessinger

    This book provides higher education faculty and administrators a scholarly resource on the most salient aspects and emerging trends in creative learning in higher education today. International contributors explore ways to foster creativity in any student, regardless of academic discipline or…

    Paperback – 2016-08-12 
    Routledge

  • Language and Power in Schooling

    Ideologies in Practice

    By Carolyn McKinney

    Critiquing the positioning of children from non-dominant groups as linguistically deficient, this book aims to bridge the gap between theorizing of language in critical sociolinguistics and approaches to language in education. Carolyn McKinney uses the lens of linguistic ideologies—teachers’ and…

    Paperback – 2016-08-08 
    Routledge
    Language, Culture, and Teaching Series

  • The Intersection of International Achievement Testing and Educational Policy

    Global Perspectives on Large-Scale Reform

    Edited by Louis Volante

    Educational systems around the world look to student assessment programs as they initiate reforms and revise educational policies to increase student achievement. This edited volume examines the intersection of international achievement testing and education policy development in key countries…

    Paperback – 2016-07-28 
    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

  • Dialogue in Places of Learning

    Youth Amplified in South Africa

    By Adam Cooper

    Showing how youth from one of the poorest and most violent neighborhoods in Cape Town, South Africa, learn differently in three educational contexts— in classrooms, in a community hip hop crew, on a youth radio show—this book illuminates how South African schools, like schools elsewhere, subtly…

    Hardback – 2016-07-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • Transforming Education in the Gulf Region

    Emerging Learning Technologies and Innovative Pedagogy for the 21st Century

    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…

    Hardback – 2016-07-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • 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

  • 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

  • Liquid Learning and Educational Work

    Boundary politics in global transitions

    By Terri Seddon

    Over the last 30 years the effects of economic globalisation have transformed education and its relationship to work and everyday working lives. Market reform and the appropriation of ‘learning’ to fuel the knowledge economy produced a lifelong learning educational order, complemented by social…

    Paperback – 2016-07-01 
    Routledge

  • Crisis and Hope

    The Educational Hopscotch of Latin America

    Edited by Gustavo Fischman, Stephen Ball, Silvina Gvirtz

    This book seeks to offer the most up-to-date and relevant sample of contemporary research on Latin American education, by inviting the reader to understand the complexities, heterogenetics, nightmares, dreams, crisis and promises of education in the region.…

    Paperback – 2016-06-30 
    Routledge
    Reference Books in International Education

  • Education about Religions and Worldviews

    Promoting Intercultural and Interreligious Understanding in Secular Societies

    Edited by Anna Halafoff, Elisabeth Arweck, Donald Boisvert

    This volume presents the findings of a number of empirical and theoretical studies on education about religions and worldviews (ERW) conducted in the Western societies of Britain, Ireland, Canada, Norway, Finland, New Zealand, Australia and Canada. Educational programmes about diverse religions and…

    Hardback – 2016-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Education, Learning and the Transformation of Development

    Edited by Amy Skinner, Matt Baillie Smith, Eleanor Brown, Tobias Troll

    Whilst education has been widely recognised as a key tool for development, this has tended to be limited to the incremental changes that education can bring about within a given development paradigm, as opposed to its role in challenging dominant conceptions and practices of development and…

    Paperback – 2016-06-28 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

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