Sociology of Education Products

  • Education and Culture

    By Jocey Quinn

    Quinn presents a radical new perspective on the interrelationships between education and culture. Rather than viewing education in isolation from major cultural debates, she demonstrates how culture shapes education and education shapes culture. Cultural perspectives and rich empirical data from a…

    Hardback – 2015-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Discourse, Dialogue and Technology Enhanced Learning

    By Rachel Pilkington

    Discourse, Dialogue and Technology Enhanced Learning is invaluable to all those wanting to explore how dialogic processes work and how we facilitate them. Dialogue is an important learning tool and it is by understanding how language affects us and how we use language to encourage, empathise,…

    Paperback – 2015-12-10 
    Routledge

  • The Educated Subject and the German Concept of Bildung

    A Comparative Cultural History

    By Rebekka Horlacher

    German education plays a huge role in the development of education sciences and modern universities internationally. It is influenced by the educational concept of Bildung, which defines Germany ‘s theoretical and curricular ventures. This concept is famously untranslatable into other languages and…

    Hardback – 2015-12-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Cultural Studies in Knowledge, Curriculum, and Education

  • Migration and the Education of Young People 0-19

    An introductory guide

    Edited by Mabel Ann Brown

    Migration and the Education of Young People 0–19 investigates migration from a number of perspectives to consider the changing dynamics of society within different countries. Examining the data associated with global migration by focusing on case studies from a wide range of countries, it provides…

    Paperback – 2015-12-09 
    Routledge

  • Motivation, Educational Policy and Achievement

    A critical perspective

    By Sam Carr

    Motivation, Educational Policy and Achievement seeks to theorise and critique current trends in education through the lens of key ideas from motivational theory. Its purpose is to argue that current educational trends on a macro level are a significant threat to the provision of classroom practices…

    Paperback – 2015-12-04 
    Routledge

  • The Language of Inclusive Education

    Exploring speaking, listening, reading and writing

    By Elizabeth Walton

    The Language of Inclusive Education is an insightful text which considers the writing, speaking, reading and hearing of inclusive education. Based on the premise that humans use language to construct their worlds and their realities, this book is concerned with how language works to determine what…

    Paperback – 2015-12-04 
    Routledge

  • Understanding the University

    Institution, Idea, Possibilities

    By Ronald Barnett

    Understanding the University constitutes the final volume in a trilogy – the first two books having been Being a University (2010) and Imagining the University (2012) – and represents the trilogy’s ultimate aims and endeavours. The three volumes together offer a unique attempt at a fairly…

    Paperback – 2015-12-03 
    Routledge
    Foundations and Futures of Education

  • Disability and Technology

    Key papers from Disability & Society

    Edited by Alan Roulstone, Alison Sheldon, Jennifer Harris

    This edited collection brings together keynote articles from the journal Disability & Society to provide a comprehensive and though-provoking exploration of the place of technology in disabled people’s lives, documenting and analysing the growing impact of technology on disability and society…

    Hardback – 2015-12-02 
    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 – 2015-12-01 
    Routledge

  • Leading Features of Korean Education

    The Roles of Educational Policy for National Development

    By Josh Sung-Chang Ryoo, Jae Young Chung, Hee-sook Lee

    Korean students have continuously performed well in reading and mathematics in international tests for more than ten years. However, the more critical reviewers both in and outside of Korea have pointed out negative sides of Korean education, such as shadow education, as the main reason behind the…

    Hardback – 2015-12-01 
    Routledge

  • Curriculum Epistemicide

    Towards An Itinerant Curriculum Theory

    By João M. Paraskeva

    Around the world, curriculum – hard sciences, social sciences and the humanities – has been dominated and legitimated by prevailing Western Eurocentric Anglophone discourses and practices. Drawing from and within a complex range of epistemological perspectives from the Middle East, Africa, Southern…

    Hardback – 2015-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Education and Neoliberalism

  • Holocaust Education

    Promise, Practice, Power and Potential

    Edited by E. Doyle Stevick, Deborah L. Michaels

    Holocaust Education: Promise, Practice, Power and Potential provides timely studies of some of the most pressing issues in teaching and learning about the Holocaust around the world. Europe is experiencing both anti-Semitic attacks, many by radicals claiming the banner of Islam, and the resurgence…

    Hardback – 2015-12-01 
    Routledge

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