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  1. Schooling, Ideology and the Curriculum (RLE Edu L)

    Edited by Len Barton, Roland Meighan, Stephen A Walker

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Although the different contributions to this book range over a wide spectrum of substantive issues, they share a common interest. This is a concern to explore the ways in which notions of the relations between theory and practice, between belief and action, can be used to develop three kinds of...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Class, Ideologies and Educational Futures

    By D W. Livingstone

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book provides a systematic and detailed analysis of class relations in advanced capitalist societies as a basis for understanding both class differences in educational practices and the relative effects of class and other social background factors on public attitudes toward education. Secondly...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Streaming (RLE Edu L Sociology of Education)

    An Education System in Miniature

    By Brian Jackson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    In this volume a streamed school is studied in detail and parents’ responses are recorded. Eleven plus is (and has been) under criticism, but many children are selected by a ‘seven plus’ because they are streamed into A, B or C classes. Few children escape the label once it is pinned on them – less...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  4. One in Five (RLE Edu M)

    The Assessment and Incidence of Special Educational Needs

    By Paul Croll, Diana Moses

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    At the time of its original publication this book was the first major survey of the nature of the difficulties that children with special educational needs experience in the classroom context of mainstream junior schools. The book is based on research involving interviews with heads and teachers,...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Changing Educational Assessment

    International Perspectives and Trends

    Edited by Patricia Broadfoot, Roger Murphy, Harry Torrance

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Assessment is a key area of interest and debate in education. Its increased use by governments as a powerful means of influencing educational practice are now features of the educational scene worldwide. This volume was the first major international review of such developments and it explores the...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Tory Mind on Education

    1979-1994

    By D Lawton

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book discusses conservative education policies since 1979 by referring to beliefs, values and attitudes. It relates ideology to policies and provides some background about the years before 1979 – definitions of Conservatism and descriptions of Tory beliefs and traditional Conservative views on...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Curriculum Practice

    Some Sociological Case Studies

    Edited by Martyn Hammersley, Andy Hargreaves

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    When first published this book was one of the first collections of empirical research in the area of the knowledge transmitted in schools and the responses of students to it. It includes studies of the histories of particular school subjects and of how the knowledge they embody is presented in the...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Schools, Teachers and Teaching (RLE Edu N)

    Edited by Len Barton, Stephen A Walker

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume considers how various sociological approaches to the exploration of the conditions of teachers’ might be co-ordinated so as to produce a more penetrating and reliable understanding of the main dimensions of teachers’ work. Three dimensions are selected for special attention: historical,...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Enquiring Tutor (RLE Edu O)

    Exploring The Process of Professional Learning

    By Stephen Rowland

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Stephen Rowland explores the relationship between the turor (or facilitator) and the professional worker on post-experience professional courses. His emphasis in on the processes of reflection and enquiry in professional learning and is not content specific. Drawing upon his experience as a course...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Educational Differences (RLE Edu L)

    By Arthur Jensen

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Among particular issues discussed in this book are the problems of the cultural disadvantaged, the problems of devising psychological tests which are not biased towards any particular culture, the problems of minority groups of children in education and the relationship between heritability and...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge