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  1. Democracy, Education and Research

    The Conditions of Social Change

    By Ivor F. Goodson, John Schostak

    There are many books focusing upon recipe-like strategies for undertaking research, and there are many books on the politics of change and sustainable change in communities. However in this ground-breaking book four leading experts in the field of research combine their talents to offer a very...

    To Be Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Defining The Curriculum

    Histories and Ethnographies

    Edited by Ivor F. Goodson, Stephen J Ball

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book explores some of the major processes involved in the definition of school subject knowledge. Using historical ethnographic methods, the contributors to the collection highlight and examine some of the factors involved at national, institutional and classroom levels in the making of school...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Curriculum, Personal Narrative and the Social Future

    By Ivor F. Goodson

    Recent writing on education and social change, and a growing number of new governmental initiatives across Western societies have proceeded in denial or ignorance of the personal missions and biographical trajectories of key public sector personnel. This book stems from an underpinning belief that...

    Published May 21st 2014 by Routledge

  4. Developing Narrative Theory

    Life Histories and Personal Representation

    By Ivor F. Goodson

    We live in an age of narrative: life stories are a crucial ingredient in what makes us human and, in turn, what kind of human they make us. In recent years, narrative analysis has grown and is used across many areas of research. Interest in this rapidly developing approach now requires the firm...

    Published September 9th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Improving Learning through the Lifecourse

    Learning Lives

    By Gert Biesta, John Field, Phil Hodkinson, Flora J. Macleod, Ivor F. Goodson

    Series: Improving Learning

    Adult learning matters. There is now widespread agreement that modern countries depend on the creativity, skills and knowledge of the entire population for their prosperity. Many people talk of our future well-being in terms of a ‘knowledge economy’ or a ‘learning society’ in which every person’s...

    Published February 20th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Education, Globalisation and New Times

    21 Years of the Journal of Education Policy

    Edited by Stephen J. Ball, Ivor F. Goodson, Meg Maguire

    Series: Education Heritage

    Education, Globalisation and New Times comprises a selection of the most influential papers published over the twenty-one years of the Journal of Education Policy. Written by many of the leading scholars in the field, these seminal papers cover a variety of subjects, sectors and levels of...

    Published May 16th 2010 by Routledge

  7. Narrative Learning

    By Ivor F. Goodson, Gert Biesta, Michael Tedder, Norma Adair

    What is the role of narrative in how people learn throughout their lives? Are there different patterns and forms of narrativity? How do they influence learning? Based on data gathered for the Learning Lives project, which sought to understand learning by questioning individuals about their life...

    Published February 23rd 2010 by Routledge

  8. Learning, Curriculum and Life Politics

    The Selected Works of Ivor F. Goodson

    By Ivor F. Goodson

    Series: World Library of Educationalists

    As schooling has become more commodity-based, the place and position of learning and curriculum has been transformed and new perspectives are needed to understand these rapidly changing times. By studying life histories and life politics we can gain insights into the relationship...

    Published September 14th 2005 by Routledge

  9. Subject Knowledge

    Readings For The Study Of School Subjects

    By Christopher J. Anstead, Ivor F Goodson, J. Marshall Mangan

    Series: Teachers' Library

    School knowledge has been a subject for historians, notably in the field of history of education. concentrating on the educational aspects of particular historical periods, however, links with contemporary education have often remained undeveloped.; This text attempts to account for the growth of...

    Published September 16th 1997 by Routledge

  10. Studying School Subjects

    A Guide

    By Ivor F. Goodson, Colin J. Marsh

    Series: Teachers' Library

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 28th 1996 by Routledge

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