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New Research and Scholarly Titles: November 2012

Routledge Education are pleased to bring you details of our new research and scholarly titles publishing this month. This month’s selection includes titles in the following subject areas: Sociology of Education, Philosophy of Education, Research Methods in Education and much more!

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  1. The University in Dissent

    Scholarship in the corporate university

    By Gary Rolfe

    Series: Research into Higher Education

    The rise of corporatism in the North American University was charted by Bill Readings in the mid nineteen-nineties in his book The University in Ruins. The intervening years have seen the corporate university grow and extend to the point where its evolution into a large business corporation is...

    Published October 30th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Christian Faith and English Language Teaching and Learning

    Research on the Interrelationship of Religion and ELT

    Edited by Mary Shepard Wong, Carolyn Kristjansson, Zoltan Dornyei

    Ideological and educational-political aspects of the link between language and faith—especially between Global English and Christianity—is a topic of growing interest in the field of English language teaching. This book explores the possible role and impact of teachers’ and students’ faith in the...

    Published November 5th 2012 by Routledge

  3. University Teaching in Focus

    A learning-centred approach

    Edited by Lynne Hunt, Denise Chalmers

    University Teaching in Focus provides a foundational springboard for early career academics preparing to teach in universities. Focusing on four critical areas - teaching, curriculum, students, and quality/leadership - this succinct resource offers university teachers a straightforward approach to...

    Published November 4th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Diversity, Intercultural Encounters, and Education

    Edited by Susana Gonçalves, Markus A. Carpenter

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This book concerns the challenges and tensions rising from mass migration flows, unbalanced north-south and east-west relations and the increasing multicultural nature of society. The scope of the book’s theme is global, addressing diversity and identity, intercultural encounters and conflict, and...

    Published December 19th 2012 by Routledge

  5. The Role of Participants in Education Research

    Ethics, Epistemologies, and Methods

    Edited by Warren Midgley, Patrick Alan Danaher, Margaret Baguley

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This book explores different perspectives on the role, influence and importance of participants in education research. Drawing on a variety of philosophical, theoretical and methodological approaches, the book examines how researchers relate to and with their participants before, during, and after...

    Published December 11th 2012 by Routledge

  6. A Common Wealth of Learning

    Millennium Development Goals Revisited

    Edited by John MacBeath, Mike Younger

    A Common Wealth of Learning takes a look at the millennium development goals that were set out at the start of the century. Utilising a far reaching set of case studies from a large percentage of commonwealth countries, this book looks at what the colonial legacy has left us with; and what we can...

    Published November 25th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Raising Literacy Achievement in High-Poverty Schools

    An Evidence-Based Approach

    By Eithne Kennedy

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This book shares lessons gleaned from a two-year intervention in a high-poverty school, which was highly successful in significantly narrowing the literacy achievement gap and in raising children’s motivation and engagement in literacy both inside and outside school. Kennedy argues that there is...

    Published January 12th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Writing Research Critically

    Developing the power to make a difference

    By John Schostak, Jill Schostak

    This is not a standard guide to writing a dissertation, thesis, project report, journal article or book. Rather, this book will help researchers who are dissatisfied with the typical recipe approaches to standardised forms of writing-up and want to explore how academic writing can be used to...

    Published November 26th 2012 by Routledge

  9. e-Learning and Social Networking Handbook

    Resources for Higher Education, 2nd Edition

    By Frank Rennie, Tara Morrison

    Digital resources—from games to blogs to social networking—are strong forces in education today, but how can those tools be effectively utilized by educators and course designers in higher education? Filled with practical advice, the e-Learning and Social Networking Handbook, Second Edition ...

    Published December 10th 2012 by Routledge