Sociology of Education Products

  • Social Policy and the Achievement Gap in Education

    1st Edition

    By Corey Bunje Bower

    Bringing together research from a range of fields, Bower comprehensively examines the effects of social and environmental factors on educational achievement, and evaluates whether social policy is able to improve the experiences of children living in urban poverty in ways that will narrow the gap…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge Research in Educational Equality and Diversity

  • Educating with Digital Storytelling

    A Decolonizing Journey for an Indigenous Community, 1st Edition

    By Yvonne Poitras Pratt

    Exploring the relationship between the role of education and indigenous survival, this book is an ethnographic exploration of how digital storytelling can be part of a broader project of decolonization of individuals, their families, and communities. It is a model and exemplar of how a…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Pedagogies for the Inside

    The Challenges, Opportunities, and Urgency of Higher Education in Prison, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca Ginsburg

    This volume makes a case for engaging critical approaches for teaching adults in prison higher education (or "college-in-prison") programs. This book not only contextualizes pedagogy within the specialized and growing niche of prison instruction, but also addresses prison abolition, reentry, and…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 

  • Class and Everyday Life

    Critiques and Practices, 1st Edition

    By Kirsteen Paton

    Why is social class still important in the twenty-first century, and in what ways? This text challenges claims that class is ‘dead’ by exploring how it comes to manifest itself in our everyday lives, whether in the bedroom or the gym, on social media sites or in the music charts. Taking a…

    Paperback – 2019-05-30 

  • Decolonizing Place-Based Pedagogies in Early Childhood Education

    1st Edition

    By Fikile Nxumalo

    This book brings attention to the urgent need for early childhood education to critically encounter and pedagogically respond to the entanglements of environmentally damaged places, anti-blackness and settler colonial legacies. Drawing from the author’s multi-year participatory action research with…

    Hardback – 2019-05-15 

  • Beyond Schooling

    An Anarchist Challenge, 1st Edition

    By David H. Hargreaves

    Provocative and engagingly written, Beyond Schooling offers a challenging perspective on State schooling in England and the unrelenting increase in centralisation from the late 1960s until the present day. Exploring how the education of our children and young people should be recaptured from the…

    Paperback – 2019-05-10 

  • Patriotic Schools and Anti-Colonialism in Hong Kong

    1st Edition

    By Chui Shan Lau, Tai-Lok Lui, Stephen Wing-Kai Chiu

    This study explores the relationship between national identity and pedagogic practice, examining the intersection between ideology and curriculum as it manifests itself in the pro-PRC schools of Hong Kong.…

    Hardback – 2019-05-01 
    Routledge Series on Schools and Schooling in Asia

  • Re-envisioning the Public Research University

    Tensions and Demands, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Furco, Robert Bruininks, Robert J. Jones, Kateryna Kent

    In this edited collection, contributors explore how contemporary tensions and demands on public research universities influence and transform institutional policies, structures, and culture as these institutions strive to remain relevant and competitive. With a focus on one Midwestern university,…

    Hardback – 2019-05-01 
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Considering Racialised Contexts in Education

    Using reflective practice and peer-mentoring to support Black and Ethnic Minority educators, 1st Edition

    By Jason Arday

    Historically, education in the United Kingdom has been set largely within a white majority context. In recent times, it has become clear that the legacy of these predominantly, patriarchal and hegemonically white structures continues to disadvantage BME practitioners within education, particularly…

    Hardback – 2019-04-30 

  • Boys Don't Try? Rethinking Masculinity in Schools

    1st Edition

    By Matt Pinkett, Mark Roberts

    There is a significant problem in our schools: too many boys are struggling. The list of things to concern teachers is long. Disappointing academic results, a lack of interest in studying, higher exclusion rates, increasing mental health issues, sexist attitudes, an inability to express emotions...…

    Paperback – 2019-04-30 

  • Critical Race Theory in Mathematics Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Julius Davis, Christopher C. Jett

    Critical Race Theory in Mathematics Education brings together scholarship that uses Critical Race Theory (CRT) to provide a comprehensive understanding of race, racism, social justice, and experiential knowledge of African Americans’ mathematics education. CRT has gained traction within the…

    Paperback – 2019-04-17 

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