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Routledge Research in Education

This series aims to present the latest research from right across the field of education. It is not confined to any particular area or school of thought and seeks to provide coverage of a broad range of topics, theories and issues from around the world.

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  1. Popular Culture, Pedagogy and Teacher Education

    International perspectives

    Edited by Phil Benson, Alice Chik

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    The integration of popular culture into education is a pervasive theme at all educational levels and in all subject areas. Popular Culture, Pedagogy and Teacher Education explores how ‘popular culture’ and ‘education’ come together and interact in research and practice from an interdisciplinary...

    Published January 20th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Boys and Their Schooling

    The Experience of Becoming Someone Else

    By John Whelen

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This book presents an ethnographic study of the experiences of teenage boys in an Australian high school. It follows a group of thirteen to fifteen year olds over a period of more than two years, and seeks to understand why so many boys say they hate school yet enjoy being with...

    Published January 15th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Teacher Training and the Education of Black Children

    Bringing Color into Difference

    By Uvanney Maylor

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This book is designed to challenge dominant educational discourses on the underachievement of Black children and to engender new understandings in initial teacher education (ITE) about Black children's education and achievement. Based in empirical case study work and theoretical insights drawn from...

    Published January 13th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Raising Literacy Achievement in High-Poverty Schools

    An Evidence-Based Approach

    By Eithne Kennedy

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This book shares lessons gleaned from a two-year intervention in a high-poverty school, which was highly successful in significantly narrowing the literacy achievement gap and in raising children’s motivation and engagement in literacy both inside and outside school. Kennedy argues that there is...

    Published January 13th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Affirming Language Diversity in Schools and Society

    Beyond Linguistic Apartheid

    Edited by Pierre Orelus

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Language is perhaps the most common issue that surfaces in debates over school reform, and plays a vital role in virtually everything we are involved. This edited volume explores linguistic apartheid, or the disappearance of certain languages through cultural genocide by dominant European...

    Published January 13th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Considering Trilingual Education

    By Kathryn Henn-Reinke

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Based in case studies conducted in the US, Europe, and Latin America, this book explores the feasibility and benefits of trilingual/ multilingual education in the United States. Currently, there are few programs in the country of this nature, as educators tend to conclude that English-language...

    Published January 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  7. Critical Issues in Peace and Education

    Edited by Peter Pericles Trifonas, Bryan Wright

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This collection asks theorists and educational practitioners from around the world influenced by the schools of feminist pedagogy, critical pedagogy, anti-racist or postcolonial pedagogy, and gay and lesbian pedagogy to reflect upon the possibilities of articulating a "curriculum of difference"...

    Published January 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Politics of Pleasure in Sexuality Education

    Pleasure Bound

    Edited by Louisa Allen, Mary Lou Rasmussen, Kathleen Quinlivan

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Pleasure and desire have been important components of the vision for sexuality education for over 20 years. This book argues that there has been a lack of scrutiny over the political motivations that underpin research supportive of pleasure and desire within comprehensive sexuality education. In...

    Published December 27th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Neo-liberal Educational Reforms

    A Critical Analysis

    Edited by David Turner, Hüseyin Yolcu

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This volume gathers a cast of eminent scholars for a critical and comparitive analysis of how neoliberal education policies have functioned in a range of countries in different stages of economic development. Treating case studies from Europe, Asia, the Americas and...

    Published December 27th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Global Perspectives on Spirituality and Education

    Edited by Jacqueline Watson, Marian de Souza, Ann Trousdale

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    In recent decades, and around the world, much attention has been given to the role of spirituality in the education of children and young people. While educationalists share many common goals and values in nurturing the spiritual lives of children and young people, national and regional cultures,...

    Published December 26th 2013 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Refugee Women, Representation and Education: Creating a discourse of self-authorship and potential
    By Melinda McPherson
    To Be Published October 8th 2014
  2. Organizational Citizenship Behavior in Schools: Examining the impact and opportunities within educational systems
    By Anit Somech, Izhar Oplatka
    To Be Published October 14th 2014
  3. 9/11 and Collective Memory in US Classrooms: Teaching About Terror
    By Cheryl Lynn Duckworth
    To Be Published October 16th 2014
  4. The Age of STEM: Educational policy and practice across the world in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
    Edited by Brigid Freeman, Simon Marginson, Russell Tytler
    To Be Published October 30th 2014
  5. Arts-based and Contemplative Practices in Research and Teaching: Honouring Presence
    Edited by Susan Walsh, Barbara Bickel, Carl Leggo
    To Be Published November 20th 2014
  6. Mainstreams, Margins and the Spaces In-between: New possibilities for education research
    Edited by Karen Trimmer, Ali Black, Stewart Riddle
    To Be Published November 26th 2014
  7. Interrogating Critical Pedagogy: The Voices of Educators of Color in the Movement
    Edited by Pierre Wilbert Orelus, Rochelle Brock
    To Be Published November 28th 2014
  8. Landscapes of Specific Literacies in Contemporary Society: Exploring a social model of literacy
    Edited by Vicky Duckworth, Gordon Ade-Ojo
    To Be Published December 5th 2014
  9. Education, Nature, and Society
    By Stephen Gough
    To Be Published December 18th 2014
  10. Learning Technologies and the Body: Integration and Implementation In Formal and Informal Learning Environments
    Edited by Victor Lee
    To Be Published December 18th 2014

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