Moral & Values Education Products

  • Education and Pedagogy in Cultural Change

    By Wolfgang Brezinka

    In a period of rapid cultural shifts, changing populations and new ideologies take hold and reshape political agendas and norms in the West. It is against this backdrop that Wolfgang Brezinka presents his controversial take on the impact these changes have made on the public education landscape.…

    Hardback – 2017-08-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Education and Extremisms

    Rethinking Liberal Pedagogies in the Contemporary World

    Edited by Farid Panjwani, Lynn Revell, Reza Gholami, Mike Diboll

    Education and Extremisms addresses one of the most pressing questions facing societies today: how is education to respond to the challenge of extremism? It argues that the implementation of new teaching techniques, curricular reforms or top-down changes to education policy alone cannot solve the…

    Hardback – 2017-08-15 
    Routledge

  • Between Two Worlds

    Black Students in an Urban Community College

    By Lois Weis

    First published in 1985, this book explores the ‘lived culture’ of urban black students in a community college located in a large northeastern city in the United States. The author immersed herself in the institution she was studying for a full academic year, exploring both the direct experiences…

    Hardback – 2017-07-13 
    Routledge

  • Teachers and Crisis

    Urban School Reform and Teachers' Work Culture

    By Dennis Carlson

    Advocates of the ‘back-to-basics’ movement argue that a basic skills programme ensures that students are educated to a minimum level of literacy required to enter the labour force. Critics charge that these efforts only increase school bureaucracy and undermine teachers’ autonomy in the classroom.…

    Hardback – 2017-07-13 
    Routledge

  • Schools in an Urban Community

    A Study of Carbrook 1870-1965

    By Cheryl Parsons

    Hardback – 2017-07-13 
    Routledge

  • Participation, Facilitation, and Mediation

    Children and Young People in Their Social Contexts

    Edited by Claudio Baraldi, Vittorio Iervese

    Traditionally, children have been considered from a primarily developmental perspective, in need of education in order to achieve autonomy, growth, and eventually adulthood. Childhood studies have recently underlined an alternate way to look at children, starting from the consideration that…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Intellectual Virtues and Education

    Essays in Applied Virtue Epistemology

    Edited by Jason Baehr

    With its focus on intellectual virtues and their role in the acquisition and transmission of knowledge and related epistemic goods, virtue epistemology provides a rich set of tools for educational theory and practice. In particular, characteristics under the rubric of "responsibilist" virtue…

    Paperback – 2017-06-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Portrait of a Moral Agent Teacher

    Teaching Morally and Teaching Morality

    By Gillian R. Rosenberg

    Teaching morally and teaching morality are understood as mutually dependent processes necessary for providing moral education, or the communication of messages and lessons on what is right, good and virtuous in a student’s character. This comprehensive and contextualized volume offers anecdotes and…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Teacher Education

  • A Theory of Moral Education

    By Michael Hand

    Despite widespread recognition of the importance of moral education, there is fierce dispute and considerable confusion among parents, teachers and policy-makers about its aims and methods. This disarray at the level of practice is attributable in large part to disarray at the level of theory:…

    Paperback – 2017-05-15
    Routledge

  • Alternative Approaches to Education

    A Guide for Teachers and Parents, 2nd Edition

    By Fiona Carnie

    Alternative Approaches to Education provides parents and teachers with information and guidance on different education options in the UK and further afield. This new and expanded edition, including additional chapters and up-to-date contact details, explains the values, philosophies and methods of…

    Paperback – 2017-05-11
    Routledge

  • Cultural and Economic Reproduction in Education

    Essays on Class, Ideology and the State

    Edited by Michael W. Apple

    First published in 1982, this collection of essays provides an analysis of education’s contradictory role in social reproduction. It looks at the complex relations between the economic, political and cultural spheres of society, both historically and at the time of publication, and hones the wider…

    Hardback – 2017-04-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Education

  • Civil Society, Education and Human Formation

    Philosophy's Role in a Renewed Understanding of Education

    Edited by Jānis (John) Tālivaldis Ozoliņš

    Education has been widely criticised as being too narrowly focused on skills, capacities and the transference of knowledge that can be used in the workplace. As a result of the dominance of economic rationalism and neo-liberalism, it has become commodified and marketed to potential customers. As a…

    Hardback – 2017-04-12
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

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