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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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41-50 of 114 results in Routledge Research in Education
  1. Educating for Peace in a Time of Permanent War

    Are Schools Part of the Solution or the Problem?

    Edited by Paul R. Carr, Brad J. Porfilio

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    What is the meaning of peace, why should we study it, and how should we achieve it? Although there are an increasing number of manuscripts, curricula and initiatives that grapple with some strand of peace education, there is, nonetheless, a dearth of critical, cross-disciplinary, international...

    Published July 7th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Refugees, Immigrants, and Education in the Global South

    Lives in Motion

    Edited by Lesley Bartlett, Ameena Ghaffar-Kucher

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    The unprecedented human mobility the world is now experiencing poses new and unparalleled challenges regarding the provision of social and educational services throughout the global South. This volume examines the role played by schooling in immigrant incorporation or exclusion, using case studies...

    Published June 30th 2013 by Routledge

  3. The Politics of Knowledge in Education

    By Elizabeth Rata

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This book explores the decline of the teaching of epistemic, conceptual knowledge in schools, its replacement with everyday social knowledge, and its relation to changes in the division of labor within the global economy. It argues that the emphasis on social knowledge in postmodern and social...

    Published June 4th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Personal Epistemology and Teacher Education

    Edited by Jo Brownlee, Gregory Schraw, Donna Berthelsen

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Personal Epistemology and Teacher Education, edited by Joanne Brownlee, Gregg Schraw and Donna Berthelsen, provides an international perspective on teachers’ personal epistemology, or beliefs about the nature of knowledge and knowing. Research from The Netherlands, Cyprus, Australia, United States,...

    Published May 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  5. Teaching and Learning with Technology

    Beyond Constructivism

    Edited by Concetta M. Stewart, Catherine C. Schifter, Melissa E. Markaridian Selverian

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Today, new media is both augmenting and extending the traditional classroom with a variety of technology-based tools available to both students and faculty, and has created "new" virtual classrooms for anywhere, anytime availability to education. Despite the enormous potential for technology to...

    Published May 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  6. Teacher Learning That Matters

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Mary Kooy, Klaas van Veen

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    In the continuing global call for educational reforms and change, the contributors in this edited collection address the critical issue of teacher learning from diverse national contexts and perspectives. They define "teacher learning that matters" as it shapes and directs pedagogical practices...

    Published May 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  7. Pedagogy of Multiliteracies

    Rewriting Goldilocks

    By Heather Lotherington

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Based on case studies from public schools in Toronto, Canada, this book chronicles an inspiring five-year journey to develop thinking about and teaching literacy for the 21st century. The research, which was classroom-based and developed by public school teachers in collaboration with university...

    Published May 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  8. Memory and Pedagogy

    Edited by Claudia Mitchell, Teresa Strong-Wilson, Kathleen Pithouse, Susann Allnutt

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Memory work – the conscious remembering and study of individual and shared memories – is increasingly being acknowledged as a key pedagogical tool in working with children. Giving students opportunities and support to remember and study their selves as individuals and as communities allows them to...

    Published May 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Resegregation of Schools

    Education and Race in the Twenty-First Century

    Edited by Jamel K. Donnor, Adrienne Dixson

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Access to a quality education remains the primary mechanism for improving one’s life chances in the United States, and for children of color, a “good education” is particularly linked to their individual and collective well-being. Despite the popular perception that America is in a “post-racial”...

    Published May 6th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Universities and Global Diversity

    Preparing Educators for Tomorrow

    Edited by Beverly Lindsay, Wanda J. Blanchett

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This volume seeks to critically examine the nexus between globalization and diversity as it affects the preparation of professional educators on several continents, taking into account the extensive changes in economic, sociopolitical, and cultural dynamics within nations and regions that have...

    Published March 27th 2013 by Routledge