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  • Critical Perspectives on Black Women and College Success

    Edited by Lori D. Patton, Natasha N. Croom

    In this comprehensive volume, research-based chapters examine the experiences that have shaped college life for Black undergraduate women, and invite readers to grapple with the current myths and definitions that are shaping the discourses surrounding them. Chapter authors ask valuable questions…

    Paperback – 2016-11-03 
    Routledge

  • Globalised re/gendering of the academy and leadership

    Edited by Jill Blackmore, Marita Sanchez-Moreno, Naarah Sawers

    The significance of Higher Education to national knowledge-based economies has made the sector the object of government policies, international monitoring, and corporatization. This radical global restructuring of higher education is gendered in its processes, practices, and effects. Exploring how…

    Hardback – 2016-10-21 
    Routledge

  • What’s Happened To The University?

    A sociological exploration of its infantilisation

    By Frank Furedi

    The radical transformation that universities are undergoing today is no less far-reaching than the upheavals that it experienced in the 1960s. However today when almost 50 per cent of young people participate in higher education what occurs in universities matters directly to the whole of society.…

    Paperback – 2016-09-23 
    Routledge

  • Uprooting Sexual Violence in Higher Education

    A Guide for Practitioners and Faculty

    By Amy Murphy, Brian Van Brunt

    With national conversation turned toward sexual assault on college campuses, knowing how to identify, prevent, and address these incidents in a safe, and productive way is essential for administrators and faculty. Uprooting Sexual Violence in Higher Education provides colleges and universities…

    Paperback – 2016-09-19 
    Routledge

  • Girlhood, Schools, and Media

    Popular Discourses of the Achieving Girl

    By Michele Paule

    This book explores the circulation and reception of popular discourses of achieving girlhood, and the ways in which girls themselves participate in such circulation. It examines the figure of the achieving girl within wider discourses of neoliberal self-management and post-feminist possibility,…

    Hardback – 2016-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • Critical Democratic Education and LGBTQ-Inclusive Curriculum

    Opportunities and Constraints

    By Steven P. Camicia

    This book illustrates the relationship between politics and the ways in which lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) issues are taught in schools. This book examines relationships between society, schools, and LGBTQ inclusion in order to understand perennial issues related to…

    Hardback – 2016-06-21
    Routledge

  • Women Education Scholars and their Children's Schooling

    Edited by Kimberly Scott, Allison Henward

    This volume offers both theoretical and research-based accounts from mothers in academia who must balance their own intricate knowledge of school systems, curriculum and pedagogy with their children’s education and school lives. It explores the contextual advantages and disadvantages of "knowing…

    Hardback – 2016-05-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Gender Violence in Poverty Contexts

    The educational challenge

    Edited by Jenny Parkes

    This book is concerned with understanding the complex ways in which gender violence and poverty impact on young people’s lives, and the potential for education to challenge violence. Although there has been a recent expansion of research on gender violence and schooling, the field of research that…

    Paperback – 2016-05-10
    Routledge
    Education, Poverty and International Development

  • Gender and Educational Achievement

    Edited by Andreas Hadjar, Sabine Krolak-Schwerdt, Karin Priem, Sabine Glock

    Gender inequalities in education – in terms of systematic variations in access to educational institutions, in competencies, school marks, and educational certificates along the axis of gender – have tremendously changed over the course of the 20th century. Although this does not apply to all…

    Hardback – 2016-04-21
    Routledge

  • Pedagogical Responses to the Changing Position of Girls and Young Women

    Edited by Carrie Paechter, Rosalyn George, Angela McRobbie

    Academics and professionals working with young women face a series of paradoxes. Over the last 20 years, the lives of young women in the UK and Europe have been transformed. They have gained considerable freedom and independence, but at the very same time, new, less tangible forms of constraint and…

    Hardback – 2016-04-20
    Routledge

  • Material Feminisms

    New Directions for Education

    Edited by Carol A. Taylor, Gabrielle Ivinson

    Material Feminisms: New Directions for Education provides a range of powerful theoretical and innovative methodological examples to illuminate how new material feminism can be put to work in education to open up new avenues of research design and practice. It poses challenging questions about the…

    Hardback – 2016-04-06
    Routledge

  • Gender Diversity and Inclusion in Early Years Education

    By Kath Tayler, Deborah Price

    How can we support children to reach their full potential and not be constrained by gender expectations? Are gender roles fixed at birth or do they develop through experiences? Gender Diversity and Inclusion in Early Years Education introduces practitioners to key aspects of gender in the early…

    Paperback – 2016-04-01
    Routledge
    Diversity and Inclusion in the Early Years

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