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  1. The Human and Intellectual Cost of High Performance Schooling

    On the Necessity of Person-Centred Education

    By Michael Fielding

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    In this book, Michael Fielding develops a searching critique of key elements of education policy and practice, including personalization, target-setting, impact, competition, empowerment, inspection and accountability, and leadership and management. He goes beyond critique to offer positive...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Learning to be Human

    The Educational Legacy of John Macmurray

    Edited by Michael Fielding

    The educational writings of John Macmurray, one of the finest 20th century philosophers of his generation, have a special relevance for us today. In similar circumstances of international crisis he argued for the central importance of education addressing fundamental issues of human purpose - how...

    Published November 12th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Radical Education and the Common School

    A Democratic Alternative

    By Michael Fielding, Peter Moss

    Series: Foundations and Futures of Education

    What is education, what is it for and what are its fundamental values? How do we understand knowledge and learning? What is our image of the child and the school? How does the ever more pressing need to develop a more just, creative and sustainable democratic society affect our responses to these...

    Published December 8th 2010 by Routledge

  4. The Atlas of Human Migration

    Global Patterns of People on the Move

    By Russell King, Richard Black, Michael Collyer, Anthony J Fielding, Ronald Skeldon

    Series: The Earthscan Atlas

    Migration has provided millions with an escape route from poverty or oppression, ensuring the survival, even prosperity, of individuals and their families. New currents of human migration, triggered by ethnic cleansing or climate change or economic need, are appearing all the time and immigration...

    Published July 30th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Taking Education Really Seriously

    Four Years Hard Labour

    Edited by Michael Fielding

    Michael Fielding looks at what the Labour Government has achieved in the last four years with its policy of 'education, education, education'.There has been widespread disappointment in New Labour's education policies, which on the whole have not steered too far wide of those put in place by...

    Published May 31st 2001 by Routledge

  6. Creating the Conditions for Classroom Improvement

    A Handbook of Staff Development Activities

    By David Hopkins, Michael Fielding, John Beresford, Mel Ainscow, Mel West

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 1st 1998 by David Fulton Publishers

  7. Property, Bureaucracy and Culture

    Middle Class Formation in Contemporary Britain

    By Michael Savage, James Barlow, Peter Dickens, Tom Fielding

    This assured and powerful study explores the condition of the middle classes in Britain today. The authors outline a new theoretical perspective for exploring the middle classes and provide the reader with up-to-date empirical information on the class structure....

    Published September 7th 1995 by Routledge

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