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  • Numeracy as Social Practice

    Global and Local Perspectives

    Edited by Keiko Yasukawa, Alan Rogers, Kara Jackson, Brian V. Street

    Learning takes place both inside and outside of the classroom, embedded in local practices, traditions, and interactions. But whereas the importance of social practice is increasingly recognised in literacy education, Numeracy as Social Practice: Global and Local Perspectives is the first book to…

    Paperback – 2018-05-17 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

  • Teaching Philosophy

    A Guide

    By Steven M. Cahn

    Some students find philosophy engrossing; others are merely bewildered. How can instructors meet the challenge of teaching introductory-level philosophy so that students, regardless of initial interest or skill, come to understand and even enjoy the subject? For nearly a decade, renowned…

    Paperback – 2018-03-29 
    Routledge

  • Non-State Actors in Education in the Global South

    Edited by Prachi Srivastava, Geoffrey Walford

    There has been an increase in fee-paying private schooling, and engagement of non-state actors in education in the Global South, including for-profit and corporate entities. Fuelled by social equity concerns, there has been vigorous debates on the appropriateness of certain non-state actors,…

    Hardback – 2018-03-22 
    Routledge

  • Critical Humanities from India

    Contexts, Issues, Futures

    Edited by D. Venkat Rao

    Hardback – 2018-03-12 
    Routledge India

  • Whiteness, Pedagogy, and Youth in America

    Critical Whiteness Studies in the Classroom

    By Samuel Jaye Tanner

    This book employs a narrative approach to recount and interpret the story of an innovative teaching and learning project about whiteness. By offering a first-hand description of a nationally-recognized, high school-based Youth Participatory Action Research project—The Whiteness Project—this book…

    Hardback – 2018-01-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Educational Equality and Diversity

  • Education for Childbirth and Parenthood

    By Elizabeth R. Perkins

    Originally published in 1980, the setting of this book is in the practicalities of teaching on labour wards, in antenatal clinics and in child health clinics. In such settings, health education about childbirth and parenthood is often an explicit, and always implicit, task for the health…

    Hardback – 2018-01-15 
    Routledge

  • Quality Teaching and the Capability Approach

    Evaluating the work and governance of women teachers in rural Sub-Saharan Africa

    By Alison Buckler

    This book provides an analytical exploration of the condition of teachers working in expanding school systems across the world, with a particular focus on the lives of women teachers in rural Sub-Saharan Africa. Drawing from award-winning research, it looks beyond the official portrayals of…

    Paperback – 2018-01-05 
    Routledge

  • Musical Prodigies and Childhood Performance

    Child’s Play

    By Jacqueline Warwick

    This book examines the phenomenon of child musicians in Western culture, examining the stereotypes associated with child musicians, in terms both of musical repertoire and performance strategies, and also their function in our understandings of what childhood is. Histories of performance abound…

    Hardback – 2017-12-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Music

  • Young Consumer Behaviour

    A Research Companion

    Edited by Ayantunji Gbadamosi

    Although one perspective depicts young consumers as vulnerable and passive in the marketplace system, our knowledge of this consumer group will be inadequate if limited to this contention. Their roles and relevance in family consumption activities are becoming increasingly profound. Available…

    Paperback – 2017-11-23
    Routledge

  • Policies and Politics in Malaysian Education

    Education Reforms, Nationalism and Neoliberalism

    Edited by Cynthia Joseph

    This book draws on elements of critical social theory, research on globalization, neo liberalism and education, and Malaysian Studies to understand the interplay of globalization, nationalism, cultural politics and ethnicized neoliberalism in shaping the educational reforms in Malaysia. Using the…

    Hardback – 2017-11-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

  • The Relationality of Race in Education Research

    Edited by Greg Vass, Jacinta Maxwell, Sophie Rudolph, Kalervo N. Gulson

    This edited collection examines the ways in which the local and global are key to understanding race and racism in the intersectional context of contemporary education. Analysing a broad range of examples, it highlights how race and racism is a relational phenomenon, that interconnects local,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23
    Routledge
    Local/Global Issues in Education

  • Routledge Handbook of Education in India

    Debates, Practices, and Policies

    Edited by Krishna Kumar

    This comprehensive handbook introduces the reader to the education system in India in terms of its structural features, its relations with society and culture, and the debates that have shaped present-day policy ethos. Expert scholars provide a lucid analysis of complex themes such as the equal…

    Hardback – 2017-10-17
    Routledge India

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