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Forthcoming Education Policy & Politics Books

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  1. Gender Violence in Poverty Contexts

    The educational challenge

    Edited by Jenny Parkes

    Series: Education, Poverty and International Development

    This book is concerned with understanding the complex ways in which gender violence and poverty impact on young people’s lives, and the potential for education to challenge violence. Although there is a growing literature considering the links between violence, gender or poverty and education in...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Adult Language Education and Migration

    Challenging agendas in policy and practice

    Edited by James Simpson, Anne Whiteside

    Language Education and Migration provides a lively and critical introduction to policy and practice in language migrant education in a range of countries around the world. Migration has become a contentious issue with the numbers and needs of migrants often outpacing the development of policy and...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Teachers' Professional Capabilities

    Evaluating the work and governance of women primary school teachers in rural Africa

    By Alison Bucker

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    The global challenge to provide every child with a school place is one of the major educational problems of the twenty first century. Recruiting, educating and retaining sufficient teachers is equally challenging: in most developing countries there is a significant shortage of qualified teachers....

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Active Learning

    Social Justice Education and Participatory Action Research

    By Dana Wright

    While many educators acknowledge the common issues and challenges presented by a curriculum shaped by test preparation, they lack an understanding of how to implement new teaching approaches. Active Learning presents an examination of innovative, interactive teaching strategies that were successful...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Social Justice and Transformative Learning

    Culture and Identity in the United States and South Africa

    Edited by Saundra Tomlinson-Clarke, Darren Clarke

    Series: Routledge Research in Educational Equality and Diversity

    The similarities between the United States and South Africa with respect to race, power, oppression and economic inequities are striking, and a better understanding of these parallels can provide educational gains for students and educators in both countries. The South Africa Initiative (SAI) is an...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Inside the Role of Dean

    International perspectives on leading in higher education

    Edited by Renee Tipton Clift, John Loughran, Geoff Mills, Cheryl J Craig

    Despite deans playing critical roles in education, little is known about the knowledge, skills, and dispositions needed for the job, or the practical dilemmas they face on an almost daily basis. Each chapter of this international collection opens the role up for examination and critique, developing...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Curriculum Epistemicide

    Towards An Itinerant Curriculum Theory

    By Joao Paraskeva

    Series: Routledge Studies in Education and Neoliberalism

    Around the world, curriculum – hard sciences, social sciences and the humanities – has been dominated and legitimated by prevailing Anglophone discourses and practices. This volume presents a critical analysis of what the author coins curriculum epistemicides, a form of Western imperialism used to...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Faculty Development in Developing Countries

    Improving Teaching Quality in Higher Education

    Edited by Cristine Smith, Katherine Hudson

    Series: Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

    This volume explores the research and practice of faculty development in developing and fragile countries, and the multiple individual, institutional, cultural, political, and economic barriers that stand in the way of this reform. Based on the concept that "we teach as we were taught," it aims to...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Education Project

    Exploring the art of good learning

    By Stephen O'Brien

    Few would disagree with the importance of a ‘good’ education. Yet, the question of ‘what makes education good or worthwhile’ remains hotly contested. Crucially, there is much divergence around the rationale and purpose of education, as well as the means by which it is facilitated. The Education...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The ‘Poor Child’

    The cultural politics of education, development and childhood

    Edited by Lucy Hopkins, Arathi Sriprakash

    Series: Education, Poverty and International Development

    This book brings together analytic approaches from childhood studies, sociology, cultural studies and development studies to illustrate the different ways in which the concept of the ‘poor child’ is constructed and mobilised through development policy agendas in different national contexts. It...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge