International & Comparative Education Products

  • Crossing Boundaries and Weaving Intercultural Work, Life, and Scholarship in Globalizing Universities

    Edited by Adam Komisarof, Zhu Hua

    This book generates a fresh, complex view of the process of globalization by examining how work, scholarship, and life inform each other among intercultural scholars as they navigate their interpersonal relationships and cross boundaries physically and metaphorically. Divided into three parts, the…

    Hardback – 2015-11-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Space, Place and Scale in the Study of Education

    Edited by Lorraine Symaco, Colin Brock

    The term ‘space’ is inherently geographical. Educational provision and activity takes place within spaces ranging from a room at home or in a school to a campus to an administrative area which could be a state within a country, a whole country or a group of countries. Such spaces are known as…

    Hardback – 2015-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Language and Superdiversity

    Edited by Karel Arnaut, Jan Blommaert, Ben Rampton, Massimiliano Spotti

    A first synthesis of work done in sociolinguistic superdiversity, this volume offers a substantial introduction to the field and the issues and state-of-the-art research papers organized around three themes: Sketching the paradigm, Sociolinguistic complexity, Policing complexity. The focus is to…

    Paperback – 2015-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Knowledge-building

    Educational studies in Legitimation Code Theory

    Edited by Karl Maton, Susan Hood, Suellen Shay

    Education and knowledge have never been more important to society, yet research is segmented by approach, methodology or topic. Legitimation Code Theory or ‘LCT’ extends and integrates insights from Pierre Bourdieu and Basil Bernstein to offer a framework for research and practice that overcomes…

    Hardback – 2015-10-28 
    Routledge

  • Experiences of Immigrant Professors

    Challenges, Cross-Cultural Differences, and Lessons for Success

    By Charles B. Hutchison

    Educational institutions all over the world continue to attract the services of foreign-born scholars. In addition to the culture shock that immigrants experience in unfamiliar countries, these scholars often undergo "pedagogical shock." Through autobiographical accounts of foreign-born professors…

    Hardback – 2015-10-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Regional Contexts and Citizenship Education in Asia and Europe

    Edited by Kerry J. Kennedy, Andreas Brunold

    This book is concerned with the social and political aspects of regional groupings, particularly how citizenship education fares in regional contexts. The European Union (EU) has revolutionised its political and economic aims into more encompassing social and political goals. The Association of…

    Hardback – 2015-10-28 
    Routledge
    Asia-Europe Education Dialogue

  • East and West in Comparative Education

    Searching for New Perspectives

    Edited by Soong Hee Han, Peter Jarvis

    Sparked by global capitalism’s demand for new knowledge and new commodities, as well as new logistical systems to deliver them, the nature of education has changed significantly. Universities, in striving to become a part of this knowledge society, have focused on responding to these demands, at…

    Hardback – 2015-10-28 
    Routledge

  • Elite Schools in Globalising Circumstances

    New Conceptual Directions and Connections

    Edited by Jane Kenway, Cameron McCarthy

    Elite Schools in Globalizing Circumstances foregrounds the richly theoretical and empirically-based work of an international cast of scholars seeking to break out of the confines of the methodological nationalism that now governs so much of contemporary scholarship on schooling. Based on a 5-year…

    Hardback – 2015-10-28 
    Routledge

  • Academic Governance

    Disciplines and Policy

    By Jenny Lewis

    Academia is an important site for producing knowledge, which is crucial in driving economies and societies around the globe at the beginning of the 21st century. Yet surprisingly little is known about how contemporary universities are shaped by the formal and multiple demands they face from…

    Paperback – 2015-10-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Schooling and the Making of Citizens in the Long Nineteenth Century

    Comparative Visions

    Edited by Daniel Tröhler, Thomas S. Popkewitz, David F. Labaree

    This book is a comparative history that explores the social, cultural, and political formation of the modern nation through the construction of public schooling. It asks how modern school systems arose in a variety of different republics and non-republics across four continents during the period…

    Paperback – 2015-10-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Cosmopolitan Learning for a Global Era

    Higher education in an interconnected world

    By Sarah Richardson

    Ensuring that higher education students are fully prepared for lives as global citizens is a pressing concern in the contemporary world. This book draws on insights from cosmopolitan thought to identify how people from different backgrounds can find common ground. By applying cosmopolitan insights…

    Hardback – 2015-10-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Elite Education

    International perspectives

    Edited by Claire Maxwell, Peter Aggleton

    Elite Education – International Perspectives is the first book to systematically examine elite education in different parts of the world. Authors provide a historical analysis of the emergence of national elite education systems and consider how recent policy and economic developments are changing…

    Paperback – 2015-10-21 
    Routledge

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