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  1. The Ecology of the School

    By John Eggleston

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Within a single educational system – that of England and Wales – the nature of schooling available to a child can be dramatically different. Even between residential areas the differences in educational climate can be striking. Apart from differences in the organization of schools and the...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Emotion and Delinquency (RLE Edu L Sociology of Education)

    A Clinical Study of Five Hundred Criminals in the Making

    By L Grimberg

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Inevitably a product of the time in which it was published this book discusses important questions of neuro-psychology as well as setting out the early ‘nature versus nurture’ debate. The author also argues for changes in the care and education of those with learning difficulties to enable them to...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Children's Play and Its Place in Education

    With an Appendix on the Montessori Method

    By Walter De Burley Wood

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Published long before the importance of early childhood education was formally recognised in the educational landscape this book explores the significance of play for young children. The volume includes an appendix on Montessori education....

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Marxism/Structuralism/Education (RLE Edu L)

    Theoretical Developments in the Sociology of Education

    By Madan Sarup

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This interdisciplinary textbook provides an introduction to the many theoretical developments and controversies which took place in the sociology and politics of education during the 1970s and 80s. The book Discusses the arguments concerning humanist and structuralist Marixsm. Provides a...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  5. Comparative Education

    A Study of Educational Factors and Traditions

    By Nicholas Hans

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book is divided into four parts. In Part One the author considers the natural factors which have influenced the various national systems of education. They comprise racial, linguistic, geographical and economic factors. In Part Two he considers the contribution of religious traditions to...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Education in the Soviet Union

    Policies and Institutions Since Stalin

    By Mervyn Matthews

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book provides a comprehensive survey of the successes and failures of education and training in the Khrushchev and Breshnev years. The author gives an objective assessment of the accessibility of the main types of institution, of the contents of courses and of Soviet attempts to marry the...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  7. Towards Successful Schooling (RLE Edu L Sociology of Education)

    Edited by Hugh Lauder, Cathy Wylie

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The editors have compiled this critical and comparative study of changes which took place in the New Zealand education system in the second half of the twentieth century. For other Western societies who have felt the impact of New Right policies the New Zealand case is interesting because it...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Challenge For the Comprehensive School

    Culture, Curriculum and Community

    By David Hargreaves

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    By 1982 the ambitious claims made for newly established comprehensive schools were being put to the test. How effectively does the comprehensive meet the needs of all young people? Do urban, working-class students enjoy more success than in the secondary modern schools? Are they more engaged in...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Politics of the School Curriculum

    By Denis Lawton

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    If the curriculum can be defined as a ‘selection from the culture of society’, the central question then becomes ‘who selects’. This volume answers this question, reviewing various aspects of the curriculum and its planning. For many years the control of the curriculum was uncontroversial. In the...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  10. French Influence on English Education

    By W H G Armytage

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    In this volume the author discusses the influence of France from the Norman invasion to the late 1960s. French thought and ideas are examined and more tangible evidence is also given of the widespread and often unnoticed influence that France has exerted on English education....

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge