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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. Secondary Education for All

    Origins and Development in England

    By H C Dent

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The Education Act of 1944 launched an unprecedented experiment in the history of education in the UK. This book is a brief survey of the routes by which compulsory free secondary education was arrived at, as well as an examination of the position in 1949 and suggestions for the future....

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Role Conflict and the Teacher (RLE Edu N)

    By Gerald Grace

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Gerald Grace here explores the concept of role conflict and the current theorizing about the problems of the teacher’s role. He investigates four potential problem areas – role diffuseness, role vulnerability, role commitment versus career orientation, and value conflict – in a sample of one...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Rebirth of Rhetoric

    Edited by Richard Andrews

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Rebirth of Rhetoric brings together contributions from several fields to provide a forum in which a unifying theory for language and literature studies can be debated.The book does not aim to resurrect classical Renaissance rhetoric, but to remake it within a contemporary context. The context of...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Theory & Practice in Education (RLE Edu K)

    Edited by R F Dearden

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The main concern of the volume is the relation of theory to practice in education but the book also reviews the state of educational theory, and its relation to politics. Beginning with a group of papers on specific areas of the relation between theory and practice, the book goes on to discuss...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Sex Roles and the School

    By Sara Delamont

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Schools reflect the society which surrounds them but they must also be agents of change. The last few decades have seen an explosion of research on gender and education and, in this volume the author examines in a rigorous but highly accessible way, new research findings and new strategies for...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Gender and the Politics of the Curriculum

    By Sheila Riddell

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book uses detailed case studies of two secondary schools to examine the relationship between curriculum choice and gender identity among fourteen-year-old pupils making their first choices about what subjects to pursue at exam level. It reveals a two way process. Pupils’ decisions on what...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Education, Society and Human Nature (RLE Edu K)

    An Introduction to the Philosophy of Education

    By Anthony O'Hear

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Intended primarily for education students this book provides an introduction to the philosophy of education that tackles educational problems and at the same time relates them to the mainstream of philosophical analysis. Among the educational topics the book discusses are the aims of education, the...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Beyond Initial Reading (RLE Edu I)

    By John Potts

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book sets out a clear and logical framework for the teaching of reading throughout different age groups, whereby systematic progression can be developed within a structured framework. A detailed set of recommendations are offered and are both illustrated and justified, for the teacher to...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Logic of Education (RLE Edu K)

    Edited by Paul H Hirst, R S Peters

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book explores the implications for the curriculum, for teaching and for the authority structure of schools and colleges of an analysis of ‘education’ in which the development of knowledge and understanding is accorded a central position. The book explains what philosophy of education is, and...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Everyday Imagining and Education (RLE Edu K)

    By Margaret Sutherland

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book discusses the kind of imaginative thinking which is going on all the time without producing the masterpieces of art and culture. The author brings together the body of educational theory, psychological theory and some general opinions about imagination, to provide an account of everyday...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Rationality, Education and the Social Organization of Knowledege (RLE Edu L)
    Edited by Chris Jenks
    To Be Published July 7th 2015

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