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  1. The Costs of Education

    By John Vaizey

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This is the first book which authoritatively reviews the UK expenditure on education from 1920 – 1955, both by local authorities and private schools. The book takes the main elements of education in turn and discusses them in detail. There are original studies of local authority finance, of...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Education and the Second World War

    Studies in Schooling and Social Change

    Edited by Roy Lowe

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This was the first book which globally surveyed the impact of the Second World War on schooling. It offers fascinating comparisons of the impact of total war, both in terms of physical disruption and its effects on the ideology of schooling. By analysing the effects on the education systems of each...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Higher Education of the Young

    By S H. Sadler

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Taking into account the rapid progress in all areas of life that was made at the turn of the 20th century this volume discusses how best to educate both sexes, from all social classes, referring to Greek, Roman and Egyptian education as a starting point....

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Education and the Urban Crisis

    By Frank Field

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Based on two conferences, this volume explores trends during the 1960s and 1970s in inner city areas in the United Kingdom. It describes how the inner city is losing jobs and skilled workers and, as the population falls, the number of disadvantaged people and those claiming benefits is increasing....

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Philosophy of Primary Education (RLE Edu K)

    An Introduction

    By R F Dearden

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume provides a rigorous examination of theoretical concepts such as need, interest, growth, play, experience, activity and self-expression. It also makes an important contribution towards getting a closely argued educational theory. In the first part of the book the author establishes...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  6. School and Society in Victorian Britain

    Joseph Payne and the New World of Education

    By Richard Aldrich

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Drawing on hitherto-unused sources this book represents a shift in the historiography of British education. At the centre of the investigation is Joseph Payne. He was one of the group of pioneers who founded the College of Preceptors in 1846 and in 1873 he was appointed to the first professorship...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Little Ed Book

    By Guy Claxton

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Writing principally for teachers-in-training and for new teachers, Guy Claxton offers a fresh approach to what is often a stuffy and polemical area. New teachers today are being bombarded from all sides with advice, prescriptions and demands about what they ought to be, and about personal and...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Education in Ancient Rome

    From the Elder Cato to the Younger Pliny

    By Stanley Bonner

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume examines the development, structure and role of education from the third century B.C to the time of Trajan, a period which saw great changes in Roman society. When originally published it was the first complete review of the subject for half a century and was based on a new collection...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Education in the Secondary Modern School

    By J JB Dempster

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The articles which make up this book, originally published in the journal The Schoolmaster were originally published at the time of The Education Act 1944 which changed the education system for secondary schools in England and Wales. This Act made secondary education free for all pupils and...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Educability and Group Differences

    By Arthur Jensen

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Jensen is a controversial figure, largely for his conclusions based on his and other research regarding the causes of race based differences in intelligence and in this book he develops more fully the argument he formulated in his controversial Harvard Education Review article ‘How Much Can We...

    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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