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  1. Power to Teach

    Learning Through Practice

    By Wendy Robinson

    Series: Woburn Education Series

    This book illustrates hitherto unexamined connections between the present state of teacher education in the UK and past models of practice. It locates contemporary debates within ongoing historical tensions over what constitutes a sound and proper start to a career in teaching. Questions as to the...

    Published July 22nd 2002 by Routledge

  2. A History of Western Educational Ideas

    By Professor Peter Gordon, Peter Gordon, Professor Denis Lawton, Denis Lawton

    Series: Woburn Education Series

    There are many aspects of an education system that only make sense if we know how that system has developed over time. Part of this comes from knowing how institutions have changed, but it is also important to understand how ideas in education have developed.This book discusses the continuous...

    Published April 30th 2002 by Routledge

  3. Socialism and Education in Britain 1883-1902

    By Kevin Manton

    Series: Woburn Education Series

    Examines the British socialist movement in the last two decades of the 19th century through its policies on children's education. The author reassesses the nature of these policies and comments on the validity of those historiographical models used in analyses of the socialism of this period....

    Published September 29th 2001 by Routledge

  4. The School Textbook

    History, Geography and Social Studies

    By William E. Marsden

    Series: Woburn Education Series

    A study of the school textbook grounded in historical and comparative perspectives. The approach is broadly chronological, revealing changes in the theory and practice of textbook production and use. The book focuses largely on three associated subjects - geography, history and social studies....

    Published September 29th 2001 by Routledge

  5. The Values Debate

    A Voice from the Pupils

    By Leslie J. Francis

    Series: Woburn Education Series

    Presents findings from a survey conducted among 30,000 13-15 year olds throughout England and Wales, giving particular attention to social, personal and moral issues....

    Published June 30th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Dictionary of British Women's Organisations, 1825-1960

    Edited by David Doughan, Professor Peter Gordon, Peter Gordon

    Series: Woburn Education Series

    This dictionary is the first attempt to identify systematically the large heterogeneous group of women's organisations that grew up from the early 19th century up to the beginning of the modern women's movement, from women abolitionists and Chartists through Social workers, nurses, suffragists and...

    Published March 31st 2001 by Routledge

  7. Values and the Curriculum

    Edited by Jo Cairns, Roy Gardner, Denis Lawton

    Series: Woburn Education Series

    In this volume, educationists and experts on values, including the Archbishop of Canterbury, discuss the question of values and the curriculum in societies which are changing rapidly and in which disagreements about values are sometimes acrimonious....

    Published October 30th 2000 by Routledge

  8. International Yearbook of History Education

    Edited by A. Dickinson, P. Gordon, P. Lee, J. Slater

    Series: Woburn Education Series

    First Published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 31st 1996 by Routledge

  9. In History and in Education

    Essays presented to Peter Gordon

    Edited by Richard Aldrich

    Series: Woburn Education Series

    This tribute from historian and educationists to the work and influence of Peter Gordon, Emeritus Professor at the Institute of Education in London, is grouped round the central theme of the educational history of the 19th and 20th centuries....

    Published June 29th 1996 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. A History of Western Educational Ideas
    By Professor Peter Gordon, Peter Gordon, Professor Denis Lawton, Denis Lawton
    To Be Published June 11th 2016

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