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  1. Schools for the Boys?

    Co-education reassessed

    By Pat Mahony

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Do girls do better in single-sex or co-educational schools? Up to now, discussion has centred on girls’ academic achievements in single or mixed-sex groups, but Pat Mahony’s research clearly demonstrates that this is not the only issue, and that co-education is damaging for girls socially as well...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Studies in the History of Educational Theory Vol 2

    The Minds and the Masses, 1760-1980

    By G H Bantock

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume completes G H Bantock’s comprehensive study of educational thought, and its relationship to the broad development of European culture, from the time of the Renaissance to the present day. During the period under consideration, the new freedom from dogma and hierarchy allowed for the...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Sociology of Adult & Continuing Education

    By Peter Jarvis

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book provides a comprehensive sociological overview of adult and continuing education. It draws on all branches of sociology rather than advocating one approach. It examines the theories of all the significant sociological writers in the field such as Knowles, Marx, Freire and Gramsci and sets...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Reconstructions of Secondary Education

    Theory, Myth and Practice Since the Second World War

    By John Gray, Andrew McPherson, David Raffe

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    British secondary education has changed in major ways since 1945. This book examines some consequences and implications of both change and stability, drawing on a unique series of national surveys of school leavers in Scotland. The authors provide an empirical and theoretical account of central...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Paradoxes of Learning

    On Becoming An Individual in Society

    By Peter Jarvis

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    As more is discovered about the powerful impact of lifelong learning on adults, educators are changing their views about how, when and where we learn. Learning is no longer defined only in the context of formal educational settings but in social context as well – including families, the workplace,...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The English Educational System

    By G A N Lowndes

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Written expressly for the lay reader this volume combines statistics, achievements and failures of the educational system in England in the 20th century into a concise survey, set against the social, economic and political background of the mid 1960s. Primary, secondary and further education are...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Educational Objectives and the Teaching of Educational Psychology

    By Edgar Stones

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The purpose of this book is to promote discussion about educational objectives generally and objectives in the teaching of educational psychology in particular. To this end, Part 1 contains a review of the literature concerned with these two subjects, and also reports on investigations into...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Observing Children in the Primary Classroom (RLE Edu O)

    All In A Day

    By Richard Mills

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    In a sequence of observations of six children aged 5-11 in six different state schools this book offers a slice of classroom life, a microcosm of the educational scene. Since the book was first written there have been many changes in the curriculum, structure, governance and funding of British...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Readings in Educational Psychology

    By Edgar Stones

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The papers in this volume relate to the nature and conditions of classroom learning, with particular emphasis on the cognitive aspects. They are concerned with the question of concept formation and stress the importance of the teacher’s function in ensuring that the child really has assimilated the...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The 'Girl Question' in Education (RLE Edu F)

    Vocational Education for Young Women in the Progressive Era

    By Jane Bernard-Powers

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book is a history of the genesis and development of vocational education for young women in the United States. Home economics, trade training and commercial education – the three key areas of vocational training available to young women during the progressive era – are the focus of this work....

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Schooling, Ideology and the Curriculum (RLE Edu L)
    Edited by Len Barton, Roland Meighan, Stephen A Walker
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  2. Class, Ideologies and Educational Futures
    By D W. Livingstone
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  3. Rethinking Teacher Education
    Edited by David Hopkins, Ken Reid
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  4. Streaming (RLE Edu L Sociology of Education): An Education System in Miniature
    By Brian Jackson
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  5. One in Five (RLE Edu M): The Assessment and Incidence of Special Educational Needs
    By Paul Croll, Diana Moses
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  6. Changing Educational Assessment: International Perspectives and Trends
    Edited by Patricia Broadfoot, Roger Murphy, Harry Torrance
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  7. Educational Psychology
    By Charles H Judd
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  8. Moral Philosophy for Education (RLE Edu K)
    By Robin Barrow
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  9. Secondary Education for All: Origins and Development in England
    By H C Dent
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  10. Role Conflict and the Teacher (RLE Edu N)
    By Gerald Grace
    To Be Published December 14th 2014

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