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  • Anxious Creativity

    When Imagination Fails, 1st Edition

    By David Trend

    Creativity is getting new attention in today’s America––along the way revealing fault lines in U.S. culture. Surveys show people overwhelmingly seeing creativity as both a desirable trait and a work enhancement, yet most say they just aren’t creative. Like beauty and wealth, creativity seems…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge
    Critical Interventions

  • Education and Social Change

    Contours in the History of American Schooling, 6th Edition

    By John L. Rury

    This brief, interpretive history of American schooling focuses on the evolving relationship between education and social change. Like its predecessors, this new edition investigates the impact of social forces such as industrialization, urbanization, immigration, and cultural conflict on the…

    Paperback – 2019-08-14
    Routledge

  • Rethinking Diversity Frameworks in Higher Education

    1st Edition

    By Edna B. Chun, Joe R. Feagin

    With the goal of building more inclusive working, learning, and living environments in higher education, this book seeks to reframe understandings of forms of everyday exclusion that affect members of nondominant groups on predominantly white college campuses. The book contextualizes the need for a…

    Paperback – 2019-07-29
    Routledge
    New Critical Viewpoints on Society

  • American Education

    19th Edition

    By Joel Spring

    Featuring current information and challenging perspectives on the latest issues and forces shaping the American educational system—with scholarship that is often cited as a primary source—Joel Spring introduces readers to the historical, political, social, and legal foundations of education and to…

    Paperback – 2019-07-01
    Routledge
    Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

  • What Is Curriculum Theory?

    3rd Edition

    By William F. Pinar

    This primer for prospective and practicing teachers asks students to question the historical present and their relation to it, and in so doing, reflect on their own understandings of what it means to teach, to study, to educate, and to become educated in the present moment in the places we inhabit.…

    Paperback – 2019-05-21
    Routledge
    Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

  • Philosophy and the Study of Education

    New Perspectives on a Complex Relationship, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tom Feldges

    Combining contributions from international academics and practitioners, this new text develops students’ ability to philosophise as well as learn about philosophy and education. It considers issues concerned with the interface between education and wider society but goes beyond this to explore…

    Paperback – 2019-04-04
    Routledge
    The Routledge Education Studies Series

  • Critical Readings on Latinos and Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Enrique G Murillo Jr

    This critical anthology showcases an interdisciplinary forum of scholars sharing a common interest in the analysis, discussion, critique, and dissemination of educational issues impacting Latinos. Drawing on the best of the past 20 years of the Journal of Latinos and Education, the collection…

    Paperback – 2019-01-25
    Routledge

  • When Race Meets Class

    African Americans Coming of Age in a Small City, 1st Edition

    By Rhonda F. Levine

    A rare, 15-year ethnography, this book follows the lives of individual, low-income African American youth from the beginning of high school into their early adult years. Levine shows how their interaction and experience with multiple institutions (family, school, community) and individuals (parents…

    Paperback – 2019-01-16
    Routledge

  • Ideology and Curriculum

    4th Edition

    By Michael W. Apple

    Since 1979, Ideology and Curriculum has been a path breaking statement on the relationship between cultural and economic power in education. The new edition of this now classic text has been updated by celebrated author and activist Michael W. Apple to include a full new chapter on the book’s…

    Paperback – 2018-12-05
    Routledge

  • Education and Racism

    A Primer on Issues and Dilemmas, 2nd Edition

    By Zeus Leonardo, W. Norton Grubb

    Education and Racism is a concise and easily accessible primer for introducing undergraduate and graduate students to the field of race and education. Designed for introductory courses, each chapter provides an overview of a main issue or dilemma in the research on racial inequality and education…

    Paperback – 2018-09-11
    Routledge

  • The Sociology of Early Childhood

    Young Children’s Lives and Worlds, 1st Edition

    By Yarrow Andrew, Jennifer Fane

    The Sociology of Early Childhood brings a new perspective to the field of early childhood education, offering insights into how children's diverse backgrounds shape their life chances. This book will be invaluable for all early childhood educators and students, who want to explore the complexities…

    Paperback – 2018-08-15
    Routledge

  • Inequalities in the Early Years

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bonnie Johnson, Yvonne Pratt-Johnson

    Inequalities in the Early Years examines poverty’s effects on children and provides workable solutions for decreasing childhood inequalities through the formal education process. This powerful edited collection explores early childhood inequalities across ten disciplines: earth sciences and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-21
    Routledge

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