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Routledge Library Editions: Education

Routledge Library Editions: Education consists of 244 volumes by some of the greatest educationalists, teaching professionals and policy makers of the twentieth century. The volumes are available in a set; in mini-sets themed by sub-discipline; or individually, in your choice of print or ebook.

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  1. Child-Centred Education

    By Harold Entwistle

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume is a critical study of one of today’s most controversial topics in educational theory, setting the many arguments in perspective and clarifying the issues that arise when attention is focused on the learner. The author examines the problems of individual education, the distinctive...

    Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Bringing Learning to Life

    The Learning Revolution, The Economy and the Individual

    By David C A Bradshaw

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    In an age of intense economic competition and continual change, the ability to learn is a key factor in survival and prosperity. This book examines the changing interaction of the world economy, Britain’s prospects for prosperity, the connections between different kinds of work and the learning...

    Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Family, Education and Society (RLE Edu L Sociology of Education)

    By Frank Musgrove

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    In this provocative study the author challenges many contemporary assumptions about the modern family, the circumstances of home life which lead to academic success and the proper relationship between home and school. The modern family is not ‘in decline’; its history is a success story. It is...

    Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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...

    Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Rationality, Education and the Social Organization of Knowledege (RLE Edu L)

    Edited by Chris Jenks

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The manner in which we variously come to an understanding of our world presents problems for us all, but the unified method by which we ought best to acquire such knowledge represents the particular problem of contemporary education. This important book seeks to explore some of the underlying...

    Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Regenerating the Curriculum

    By Maurice Holt

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Since the ‘Great Debate’ on education was launched in 1976, the need to bring greater coherence to the secondary curriculum has been generally recognized but to be effective, a new curriculum design must be implemented, and the process of planned educational change must be understood. Regenerating...

    Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Teachers: The Culture and Politics of Work (RLE Edu N)

    Edited by Martin Lawn, Gerald Grace

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book examines the experience and politics of teachers’ work, questions of teacher appraisal, and the struggles of the teachers’ action of 1984-86. A major section of the book charts the changing power relations between organized teachers and the State in Britain from 1900 to the late 1980s....

    Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Higher Education in German Occupied Countries (RLE Edu A)

    By A Wolf

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book gives a comprehensive account of what happened to higher education in Austria, Belgium, the former Czechoslovakia, Denmark, France, Greece, Holland, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Poland, Russia and the former Yugoslavia during 1938-1944. It reveals the mentality of the German cultural...

    Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Maladjusted Boys (RLE Edu M)

    By Otto Shaw

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Written by the founder of a pioneering establishment for disruptive boys who had been excluded from mainstream schools and in some cases turned to crime, this book discusses the methods and reasons for success of Red Hill School. It also discusses the causes of disruptive or obsessive behaviour and...

    Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Encyclopedia of Early Childhood Education

    Edited by Doris Pronin Fromberg, Leslie R Williams

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This Encyclopedia is a reference work about young children in the USA, designed for use by policy makers, community planners, parents of young children, teacher and early childhood educators, programme and school administrators, among others. The field of early childhood education has been affected...

    Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

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