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  1. Creating Critical Classrooms, 2nd Edition

    Creating Critical Classrooms
    Reading and Writing with an Edge, 2nd Edition
    By Mitzi Lewison, Christine Leland and Jerome C. Harste 

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    "Creating Critical Classrooms is one of those rare finds. It has the perfect balance of theory—in ways that preservice teachers can understand—along with real ways to "do" theory in classrooms with children." --Lisa Scherff, Florida State University, USA 

  2. Engaging Students in Academic Literacies

    Engaging Students in Academic Literacies
    Genre-based Pedagogy for K-5 Classrooms
    By María Estela Brisk

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    "This text is an excellent resource for ideas about teaching writing to elementary students. It has comprehensive suggestions about curriculum, language development, and assessment." --Joy Janzen, Stony Brook University, USA

  3. Globalization of Education, 2nd Edition

    Globalization of Education
    An Introduction, 2nd Edition
    By Joel Spring
    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education 

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  4. Modern Mandarin Chinese Grammar

    Claudia Ross to Head Summer Residential Program

    Modern Mandarin Chinese Grammar author Claudia Ross will serve as the program director for the College of The Holy Cross' STARTALK grant program! Telegram & Gazette spoke with Ross recently about the upcoming program.  

  5. Introducing Unified Discourse Analysis

    Trusted and widely respected Professor James Paul Gee's latest work, Unifed Discourse Analysis, is now available. Gee details his new theory on discourse as it relates to gaming and the real world. Available as a paperback, hardback, and ebook, it is widely accessible for all readers. Instructors can also request an inspection copy here

    A fantastic review by Rodney Jones of the City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong: "This is without a doubt the most significant book on discourse analysis to come along in at least a decade. Gee masterfully accomplishes what many discourse analysts have fallen short of: formulating a unified framework for discourse analysis that explains not just how we engage with texts, but how we engage with the world and with one another."

  6. Learning Through Supervised Practice in Student Affairs, 2nd Edition

    "This second edition is a valuable update for graduate faculty, field supervisors, and professionals-in-training in higher education. The authors address the importance of out-of-class learning and how each stakeholder can support the development of new professionals. Their tools for designing experiences and evaluating both sites and students are particularly useful."--Debora L. Liddell, Chairperson, Educational Policy & Leadership Studies, The University of Iowa 

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  7. July 2014 Textbook of the Month: Developing Writing Teachers

    Developing Writing Teachers

    Practical Ways for Teacher-Writers to Transform their Classroom Practice
    By Terry Locke

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    "A major strength is combining into one text teacher as writer and teacher as one skilled in pedagogy. The teacher stories about their own writing and their responses to the writing of their peers will inspire teachers in their own writing. --Ruie Pritchard, North Carolina State University, USA 

  8. Understanding Sustainable Development

    2nd Edition
    By John Blewitt

    This new and expanded edition builds upon the first edition’s powerful multi-perspective approach and breath of coverage. A truly comprehensive introduction to sustainable development, it is designed specifically to allow access to the topic from a wide range of educational and professional backgrounds and to develop understanding of a diversity of approaches and traditions at different levels... Read more...

  9. Youth Justice

    Ideas, Policy, Practice, 3rd Edition
    By Roger Smith

    The book maintains its critical analysis of the underlying assumptions and ideas behind youth justice, as well as its policy and practice, laying bare the inadequacies, inconsistencies and injustices of practice in the UK. This edition will offer an important update in light of intervening changes, as reflected in a change of government and shifting patterns of interventions and outcomes... Read more...

  10. Social Problems: A Human Rights Perspective

    By Eric Bonds

    This short book lays out a new definition for what constitutes a social problem: the violation of a group’s human rights, which are understood as commonly upheld standards about what people deserve and should be protected from in life... Read more...

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