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New Research and Scholarly Titles: August 2012

Routledge Education are pleased to bring you details of our new research and scholarly titles publishing in August 2012. This month’s selection includes titles in the following subject areas: higher education, teacher education, distance learning, classroom practice and education research.

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  1. The Routledge International Handbook of Religious Education

    Edited by Derek Davis, Elena Miroshnikova

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks of Education

    How and what to teach about religion is controversial in every country. The Routledge International Handbook of Religious Education is the first book to comprehensively address the range of ways that major countries around the world teach religion in public and private educational institutions. It...

    Published August 6th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Education, Indigenous Knowledges, and Development in the Global South

    Contesting Knowledges for a Sustainable Future

    By Anders Breidlid

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    The book's focus is the hegemonic role of so-called modernist, Western epistemology that spread in the wake of colonialism and the capitalist economic system, and its exclusion and othering of other epistemologies. Through a series of case studies the book discusses how the domination of Western...

    Published August 16th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Teacher Development in Higher Education

    Existing Programs, Program Impact, and Future Trends

    Edited by Eszter Simon, Gabriela Pleschová

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Concerns about the quality of teaching and learning in higher education have given rise to teacher development programs and centers around the world. This book investigates the challenges and complexities of creating instructional development programs for present and future academics. Using case...

    Published August 19th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Virtual Literacies

    Interactive Spaces for Children and Young People

    Edited by Guy Merchant, Julia Gillen, Jackie Marsh, Julia Davies

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    The growth of interest in virtual worlds and other online spaces for children and young people raises important issues for literacy educators and researchers. This book is a timely and much-needed collection of current research in the area. It provides a synthesis of knowledge and understanding and...

    Published October 18th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Active Learning and Student Engagement

    International Perspectives and Practices in Geography in Higher Education

    Edited by Mick Healey, Eric Pawson, Michael Solem

    This book examines significant issues in geography teaching and learning from the perspectives of an international network of academic geographers and postgraduate students. Drawing on classroom experiences and research in a wide variety of educational settings, the authors describe conceptually...

    Published May 16th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Education and Neuroscience

    Evidence, Theory and Practical Application

    Edited by Paul Howard-Jones

    This book brings together contributions from scientists and educators at the forefront of interdisciplinary research efforts involving neuroscience and education. It includes consideration of what we know about brain function that may be relevant to educational areas including reading,...

    Published May 30th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Researching Primary Education: Methods and Issues

    Edited by Rosemary Webb

    This book increases understanding of, and provides inspiration for, the conduct of research in primary/elementary education. It discusses and evaluates the selection and development of research methods used for their own innovatory projects. They explore the relationship between their choice of...

    Published April 23rd 2012 by Routledge

  8. Best Practices for Teaching with Emerging Technologies

    By Michelle Pacansky-Brock

    Series: Best Practices in Online Teaching and Learning

    As social media and Web 2.0 technologies continue to transform the learning trends and preferences of students, educators need to understand the applicability of these new tools in all types of learning environments. Best Practices for Teaching with Emerging Technologies will provide both new and...

    Published August 17th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Cross-Cultural Teaching and Learning for Home and International Students

    Internationalisation of Pedagogy and Curriculum in Higher Education

    Edited by Janette Ryan

    Cross cultural teaching and learning for home and international students maps and discusses the increasing internationalisation of teaching and learning at universities around the world. This new phenomenon brings both opportunities and challenges, as it introduces what can be radically different...

    Published August 15th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Writing for Peer Reviewed Journals

    Strategies for getting published

    By Pat Thomson, Barbara Kamler

    It’s not easy getting published, but everyone has to do it. Writing for Peer Reviewed Journals presents an insider’s perspective on the secret business of academic publishing, making explicit many of the dilemmas and struggles faced by all writers, but rarely discussed. Its unique approach is...

    Published August 23rd 2012 by Routledge

  11. Transnational Migration and Lifelong Learning

    Global Issues and Perspectives

    Edited by Shibao Guo

    Economic globalization, modern transportation, and advanced communication technologies have greatly enhanced the mobility of people across national boundaries. The resulting demographic, social, and cultural changes create new opportunities for development as well as new challenges for lifelong...

    Published August 16th 2012 by Routledge