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Routledge Library Editions: Education

Routledge Library Editions: Education consists of 244 volumes by some of the greatest educationalists, teaching professionals and policy makers of the twentieth century. The volumes are available in a set; in mini-sets themed by sub-discipline; or individually, in your choice of print or ebook.

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  1. Dreams and Education (RLE Edu K)

    By J C Hill

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Written at a time when the psychology of education was still in its infancy, this volume explains the scientific interpretation of dreams. The importance of the Dream Mind in normal behaviour, and in the production and appreciation of literature and art, is illustrated by numerous examples....

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Freedom and Discipline (RLE Edu K)

    By Richard Smith

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Questions of discipline and order arise wherever formal education is practised, and are particularly acute for those training to teach or in their first school posts. For many years now writing on these topics has tended to depict teaching as the deployment of ‘skills’ and ‘techniques’ and...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Education (RLE Edu K)

    A Search For New Principles

    By Herbert Phillipson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Contributing to early debates on nature versus nurture, schools and the social environment, town planning and a free comprehensive education, the author discusses key educational issues against the background of a distintegrating Europe in the midst of war....

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Classrooms Observed (RLE Edu L)

    The Teacher's Perception and the Pupil's Peformance

    By Roy Nash

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    In this study – the outcome of three years’ participant observation in local authority primary and secondary schools – the classroom teacher is shown to have a far greater impact upon and responsibility for his pupils than is generally admitted. The teacher’s perceptions of the children in his...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  5. School Organisation (RLE Edu L)

    A Sociological Perspective

    By William Tyler

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The internal organisation of the school touches on many areas of contemporary debate. Is there such a thing as a ‘good school’? Are large urban comprehensives necessarily impersonal? Are the charges of indiscipline, conflict and declining standards in modern schools based on a failure to understand...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Cultures of Schooling (RLE Edu L Sociology of Education)

    Pedagogies for Cultural Difference and Social Access

    By Mary Kalantzis, Bill Cope, Greg Noble, Scott Poynting

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume examines the ways schools respond to cultural and linguistic diversity. A richness of accumulated experience is portrayed in this study of six Australian secondary schools; partial success, near success or instructive failure as the culture of the school itself was transformed in an...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Paradigm and Ideology in Educational Research (RLE Edu L)

    The Social Functions of the Intellectual

    By Thomas S Popkewitz

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book explores the complex social assumptions and values that underlie research programmes about schools. The analysis of educational research draws upon American and European scholarships in the sociology of knowledge, social philosophy and the history and sociology of science. The discussion...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Contemporary Research in the Sociology of Education (RLE Edu L)

    Edited by John Eggleston

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The subject matter of this book – what happens in schools, the effects of curriculum change, the reasons why some children are successful and others are not – explains just why the sociology of education is one of the most important areas to achieve political importance. There are five sections to...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Maladjusted Schooling (RLE Edu L)

    By John F Schostak

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The problems this book discusses are the same now as they were 25 years ago: unemployment, poor housing, inadequate facilities, poverty, racism, violence. What is the function of a school in such a situation? Although many schools hold reformist ideals, their practice is constrained by...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Education and the Working Class (RLE Edu L Sociology of Education)

    By Brian Jackson, Dennis Marsden

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    When first published this book had a significant influence on the campaign for comprehensive schools and it spoke to generations of working-class students who were either deterred by the class barriers erected by selective schools and elite universities, or, having broken through them to gain...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Case Studies in Curriculum Change: Great Britain and the United States
    Edited by William A Reid, Decker F. Walker
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  2. Dependence and Interdependence in Education: International Perspectives
    Edited by Keith Watson
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  3. Reconstructing Teacher Education (RLE Edu N)
    Edited by John Elliott
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  4. Theory and Practice of Curriculum Studies
    By Denis Lawton
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  5. Essays on Political Education
    By Bernard Crick, Derek Heater
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  6. English Education and the Radicals (RLE Edu L): 1780-1850
    By Harold Silver
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  7. Individual Development and the Curriculum
    By Kieran Egan
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  8. Marxism and Education (RLE Edu L): A Study of Phenomenological and Marxist Approaches to Education
    By Madan Sarup
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  9. The Russian Tradition in Education
    By Nicholas Hans
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  10. Special Education and Social Interests (RLE Edu M)
    Edited by Len Barton, Sally Tomlinson
    To Be Published December 14th 2014

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