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  • Migration, Religion, and Schooling in Liberal Democratic States

    1st Edition

    By Bruce A. Collet

    Speaking to an increasingly fluid world involving the migration of peoples and cultures, the global resilience of religion, and the role of schooling in fostering liberal democratic values, this book investigates the degree to which secular public schools might facilitate religious migrants’…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15
    Routledge Research in Religion and Education

  • Education, Ethics and Experience

    Essays in honour of Richard Pring, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Hand, Richard Davies

    Education, Ethics and Experience is a collection of original philosophical essays celebrating the work of one of the most influential philosophers of education of the last 40 years. Richard Pring’s substantial body of work has addressed topics ranging from curriculum integration to the…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15

  • The Socratic Method Today

    Student-Centered and Transformative Teaching in Political Science, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lee Trepanier

    This exciting new textbook provides a sophisticated examination of the Socratic method for teaching political science students in higher education. It shows how the Socratic method is employed in the Platonic dialogs, compares its transformative approach to other student-centered teaching…

    Paperback – 2017-12-12

  • Between Two Worlds

    Black Students in an Urban Community College, 1st Edition

    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 – 2017-12-07
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Education

  • Teachers and Crisis

    Urban School Reform and Teachers' Work Culture, 1st Edition

    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 – 2017-12-07
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Education

  • Film as a Radical Pedagogic Tool

    1st Edition

    By Deirdre O'Neill

    Emerging from Inside Film, a project that helps prisoners and people on probation make their own films, this book discusses the need for working class people to represent themselves and challenge mainstream stereotypes and assumptions about them. This project gave prisoners and parolees the…

    Hardback – 2017-11-30
    Routledge Studies in Education, Neoliberalism, and Marxism

  • A Theory of Moral Education

    1st Edition

    By Michael Hand

    Children must be taught morality. They must be taught to recognise the authority of moral standards and to understand what makes them authoritative. But there’s a problem: the content and justification of morality are matters of reasonable disagreement among reasonable people. This makes it hard to…

    Paperback – 2017-11-20

  • Popper’s Approach to Education

    A Cornerstone of Teaching and Learning, 1st Edition

    By Stephanie Chitpin

    Challenging the theory of induction in teacher education, this book proposes a knowledge-building framework based on the critical rationalism of philosopher of science, Karl Popper. The Objective Knowledge Growth Framework developed in this book is designed to be an effective critical analysis…

    Paperback – 2017-11-17
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Critical Feminism and Critical Education

    An Interdisciplinary Approach to Teacher Education, 1st Edition

    By Jennifer Gale De Saxe

    Challenging the current state of public education and teacher preparation, this book argues for a re-imagination of teacher education through a critical feminist and critical education perspective. Offering a rich discussion of the promise and pedagogy of self-reflexivity and testimonio, which…

    Paperback – 2017-11-17
    Routledge Research in Teacher Education

  • Neuroscience and Education

    A Philosophical Appraisal, 1st Edition

    Edited by Clarence W. Joldersma

    This volume makes a philosophical contribution to the application of neuroscience in education. It frames neuroscience research in novel ways around educational conceptualizing and practices, while also taking a critical look at conceptual problems in neuroeducation and at the economic reasons…

    Paperback – 2017-11-17
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Media and Moral Education

    A Philosophy of Critical Engagement, 1st Edition

    By Laura D'Olimpio

    Media and Moral Education demonstrates that the study of philosophy can be used to enhance critical thinking skills, which are sorely needed in today’s technological age. It addresses the current oversight of the educational environment not keeping pace with rapid advances in technology, despite…

    Hardback – 2017-11-08
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Education between Speech and Writing

    Crossing the Boundaries of Dao and Deconstruction, 1st Edition

    By Ruyu Hung

    This unique book explores how graphocentrism affects Chinese education and culture. It moves away from the contemporary educational practices in China of following the Western model of phonocentrism, to demonstrate that each perspective interacts and counteracts with each other, creating a dialogue…

    Hardback – 2017-11-07
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

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