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Forthcoming Asian Education Books

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  1. Constructing Modern Asian Citizenship

    Edited by Edward Vickers, Krishna Kumar

    Series: Routledge Studies in Education and Society in Asia

    In many non-Western contexts, modernization has tended to be equated with Westernization, and hence with an abandonment of authentic indigenous identities and values. This is evident in the recent history of many Asian societies, where efforts to modernize – spurred on by the spectre of foreign...

    To Be Published December 17th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Education and Society in Post-Mao China

    Pragmatism and ideology in the quest for modernization

    By Edward Vickers, Xiao-dong Zeng

    Series: Routledge Studies in Education and Society in Asia

    This book provides an overview of the development of China’s education system in the period since the end of the Cultural Revolution by analyzing the shifts in education policy and practice, and in related financial and administrative structures, highlighting the ways in which these have resulted...

    To Be Published December 30th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Secondary School English Education in Asia

    From Policy to Practice

    By Bernard Spolsky, Kiwan Sung

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

    Given the importance of secondary English education as the central feature for continuing development of target language and culture in English language teaching in Asia, this book describes and critically analyses the current status and diversity of secondary English education in Bangladesh, China...

    To Be Published December 31st 2014 by Routledge

  4. Social Justice and Higher Education Reform in China

    Edited by Bin Wu, John Morgan

    Series: China Policy Series

    This book explores how the higher education system in China needs to reform in order to play its part in the next phase of China’s development, where there needs to be greater emphasis on sustainable development, social justice and genuine international engagement. It examines the necessity and...

    To Be Published January 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Asia as Method in Education Studies

    A Defiant Research Imagination

    By Hongzhi Zhang, Philip Wing Keung Chan, Jane Kenway

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

    Unlearning and re-inventing the theoretical frameworks of Intercultural and Asian Studies is central to this book as it is to Chen Kuan-Hsing’s evocative Asia as Method; this book’s inspirational source. Chen insists that studies of Asia move beyond their paralysing fixation on the West as either a...

    To Be Published January 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Youth, Class and Education in Urban India

    By David Sancho

    Series: Routledge Series on Urban South Asia

    By examining the transformation of Kochi, a South Indian cosmopolitan metropolis, through the lens of education, this book discusses the role of private schooling in the (re)production of inequalities within the spectrum of the middle classes. Set in globalising India, the book presents a city and...

    To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Future of English in Asia

    Perspectives on language and literature

    Edited by Michael O’Sullivan

    This is the first book to bring influential thinkers working across Asia together from a range of disciplines to discuss the future of English in Asia. The collection enables many of these renowned scholars to respond to each other directly on the future of English in Asia in relation to their...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

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