Theory of Education Products

  • East and West in Comparative Education

    Searching for New Perspectives

    Edited by Soong Hee Han, Peter Jarvis

    Sparked by global capitalism’s demand for new knowledge and new commodities, as well as new logistical systems to deliver them, the nature of education has changed significantly. Universities, in striving to become a part of this knowledge society, have focused on responding to these demands, at…

    Hardback – 2015-11-02 
    Routledge

  • The History of Pedagogy

    By Gabriel Compayré

    Payne’s translation of Compayré’s The History of Pedagogy was initially published in 1886 due to a general lack of historical texts on education in the late nineteenth century. Compayré provides a thorough account of the doctrines and methods used by educators throughout history from educators of…

    Hardback – 2015-11-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Space, Place and Scale in the Study of Education

    Edited by Lorraine Symaco, Colin Brock

    The term ‘space’ is inherently geographical. Educational provision and activity takes place within spaces ranging from a room at home or in a school to a campus to an administrative area which could be a state within a country, a whole country or a group of countries. Such spaces are known as…

    Hardback – 2015-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Knowledge-building

    Educational studies in Legitimation Code Theory

    Edited by Karl Maton, Susan Hood, Suellen Shay

    Education and knowledge have never been more important to society, yet research is segmented by approach, methodology or topic. Legitimation Code Theory or ‘LCT’ extends and integrates insights from Pierre Bourdieu and Basil Bernstein to offer a framework for research and practice that overcomes…

    Hardback – 2015-10-28 
    Routledge

  • Challenging Learning

    Theory, effective practice and lesson ideas to create optimal learning in the classroom, 2nd Edition

    By James Nottingham

    Challenging Learning offers advice and techniques for helping children of all ages develop into confident, thoughtful and independent learners. Based around the acronym ASK (Attitudes, Skills and Knowledge), this essential guide explores attitudes, skills and knowledge to learning. It considers the…

    Paperback – 2015-10-25 
    Routledge

  • Emergent Pedagogy in England

    A Critical Realist Study

    By Bushra Connors

    This book aims to show how a meta-theory of critical realism can be applied to empirical research about pedagogy in the changing landscape of higher education in England. It provides an introduction to some of the key ideas of critical realism, and its potential to clarify complex issues when used…

    Hardback – 2015-09-29 
    Routledge
    New Studies in Critical Realism and Education (Routledge Critical Realism)

  • Theory as Method in Research

    On Bourdieu, social theory and education

    Edited by Mark Murphy, Cristina Costa

    While education researchers have drawn on the work of a wide diversity of theorists over the years, much contemporary theory building in these areas has revolved around the work of Pierre Bourdieu. Theory as Method in Research develops the capacity of students, researchers and teachers to…

    Paperback – 2015-09-20 
    Routledge

  • Provoking Curriculum Studies

    Strong Poetry and Arts of the Possible in Education

    Edited by Nicholas Ng-a-Fook, Awad Ibrahim, Giuliano Reis

    Provoking Curriculum Studies pushes forward a strong reading of the theoretical and methodological innovations taking place within curriculum studies research. Addressing an important gap in contemporary curriculum studies—conceptualizing scholars as poets and the potential of the poetic in…

    Hardback – 2015-08-26 
    Routledge
    Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

  • Pedagogic Rights and Democratic Education

    Bernsteinian explorations of curriculum, pedagogy and assessment

    Edited by Philippe Vitale, Beryl Exley

    The basis of Bernstein’s sociology of education lays in is his theorisation of the different approaches to curriculum, pedagogy and assessment and the implications for pedagogic rights and social justice. This edited collection presents 15 empirical case studies and theoretical accounts from 22…

    Hardback – 2015-08-16 
    Routledge

  • The Critical Turn in Education

    From Marxist Critique to Poststructuralist Feminism to Critical Theories of Race

    By Isaac Gottesman

    The Critical Turn in Education traces the historical emergence and development of critical theories in the field of education, from the introduction of Marxist and other radical social theories in the 1960s to the contemporary critical landscape. The book begins by tracing the first waves of…

    Paperback – 2015-08-14 
    Routledge
    Critical Social Thought

  • International Critical Pedagogy Reader

    Edited by Antonia Darder, Peter Mayo, João Paraskeva

    Carefully curated to highlight research from more than twenty countries, the International Critical Pedagogy Reader introduces the ways the educational phenomenon that is critical pedagogy are being reinvented and reframed around the world. A collection of essays from both historical and…

    Paperback – 2015-08-10 
    Routledge

  • Leadership, Ethics and Schooling for Social Justice

    By Richard Niesche, Amanda Keddie

    Issues of social justice and equity in the field of educational leadership have become more salient in recent years. The unprecedented diversity, uncertainty and rapid social change of the contemporary global era are generating new and unfamiliar equity questions and challenges for schools and…

    Hardback – 2015-07-23
    Routledge

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