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1-6 of 6 results in Routledge Series on Schools and Schooling in Asia
Globalization, migration, transnational movements and the development of the tiger economies of Asia have led education leaders and policy makers around the world but particularly in Australia, the USA, Canada, and New Zealand to view schools as key sites for developing ‘globally competent’, ‘Asia...
Published April 24th 2015 by Routledge
The Case of Hong Kong
Education officials, specialist leaders and teachers have all been involved in different ways to bring about school reform in Hong Kong. This book is a very current and relevant analysis of this reform, highlighting the way in which agencies have cooperated in bringing about change over the last...
Published July 25th 2014 by Routledge
Preparing Citizens for the "Chinese Century"
There is a flourishing literature on citizenship education in China that is mostly unknown in the West. Liberal political theorists often assume that only in democracy should citizens be prepared for their future responsibilities, yet citizenship education in China has undergone a number of...
Published September 26th 2013 by Routledge
The Case of the Hui
This book explores Hui (one of the Muslim minority groups in China) students’ lived experiences in an elementary school in central P. R. China from the perspectives of philosophical foundations of education and the sociology of education, the impact of their experiences on their identity...
Published February 20th 2013 by Routledge
Bringing together educators from a range of backgrounds - psychology, sociology, social work, counseling, and teaching - this volume shows how Asian cultural values and beliefs can provide a lens through which to understand and envision how curriculum and pedagogy can be creatively adapted,...
Published December 22nd 2011 by Routledge
Government Policies, School Practices and Teacher Responses
In Minority Students in East Asia: Government Policies, School Practices and Teacher Responses authors discuss their research on minority students’ schooling (elementary to higher education) in Mainland China, Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan. Minority students’ educational issues are...
Published May 25th 2011 by Routledge
Teacher Evaluation Policies and Practices in Japan: How Performativity Works in Schools
To Be Published March 30th 2016