Foundations of Education Studies

  • Working with Children and Young People

    Supporting learning

    By Jane Bates

    Written specifically for education studies students, this accessible text provides an introduction to the various ways in which adults can work with children to support learning in both formal educational settings and informal contexts. Linking theory directly to practice and drawing on research…

    Paperback – 2016-01-01 
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  • Psychology and Education

    By Diahann Gallard, Katherine M. Cartmell

    There are a number of psychological themes which are key to really understanding education: for example, the internal processes of learners, the nature of learning in culture and the influences on teaching and learning. Written specifically for education studies students, Psychology and Education…

    Paperback – 2014-12-08
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  • Philosophy and Education

    An introduction to key questions and themes

    By Joanna Haynes, Ken Gale, Melanie Parker

    Written specifically for education studies students, this accessible text offers a clear introduction to philosophy and education. It skilfully guides readers through this challenging and sometimes complex area bringing key philosophical ideas and questions to life in the context and practice of…

    Paperback – 2014-11-18
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  • Policy and Education

    By Paul Adams

    Written specifically for education studies students, this accessible text offers a clear introduction to education policy. It aims to help the reader understand what is meant by educational policy, how policy can be made and the main discourses that have driven education. Capturing the essential…

    Paperback – 2014-01-16
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  • Research and Education

    By Will Curtis, Mark Murphy, Sam Shields

    Educational researchers take a number of decisions that define the credibility and scope of their enquiry – the approaches they adopt, the strategies they employ, the methods they use and the ways they present their findings. This core text provides an easy-to-read, comprehensive introduction to…

    Paperback – 2013-11-15
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