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Forthcoming Education Policy & Politics Books

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  1. Globalizing Educational Accountabilities

    By Bob Lingard, Wayne Martino, Goli Rezai-Rashti, Sam Sellar

    Series: Education in Global Context

    Globalizing Educational Accountabilities analyzes the influence that international and national testing and accountability regimes have on educational policy reform efforts in schooling systems around the world. Tracing the evolution of those regimes, with an emphasis on the OECD’s PISA, it reveals...

    To Be Published August 27th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Educational Leadership and Pierre Bourdieu

    By Pat Thomson

    Series: Critical Studies in Educational Leadership, Management and Administration

    Bringing Bourdieu to the study of Education Management, Leadership and Administration assumes a normative opposition to a meritocratic view of education. Through a lifetime’s explication of the ways in which schooling both produces and reproduces the status quo, Bourdieu offers a powerful critique...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Neoliberal Education Reform

    Gendered Notions in Global and Local Contexts

    By Sarah Robert

    Series: Routledge Studies in Education and Neoliberalism

    The restructuring of teaching is a global issue, the result of a transnational movement of policy. Gender shapes the occupational reform and binds the global-to-the-local movement of reform ideas. Gender is also implicated in how policy is done and how it leads to particular outcomes. This volume...

    To Be Published September 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Nonformal Education and Civil Society in Japan

    Edited by Kaori H. Okano

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

    Nonformal Education and Civil Society in Japan critically examines an aspect of education that has received little attention to date: intentional teaching and learning activities that occur outside formal schooling. In the last two decades nonformal education has rapidly increased in extent and...

    To Be Published September 4th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Culture, Capitals and Graduate Futures

    Degrees of class

    By Ciaran Burke

    Series: Research into Higher Education

    In a time of too many graduates for too few jobs, and in a context where applicants have similar levels of educational capital, what other factors influence graduate career trajectories? Based on the life history interviews of graduates and framed through a Bourdieusian sociological lens, Culture,...

    To Be Published September 4th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Educating African American Students

    And How Are The Children?

    By Gloria Swindler Boutte

    Focused on preparing educators to teach African American students, this straightforward and teacher-friendly text features a careful balance of published scholarship, a framework for culturally relevant and critical pedagogy, research-based case studies of model teachers, and tested culturally...

    To Be Published September 4th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Education of Children and Young People in State Care

    Edited by Sonia Jackson, Ingrid Hojer

    Young people who leave care with few or no educational qualifications are at very high risk of social exclusion in adulthood. Yet in the past their education has attracted little attention from researchers or professionals. Studies by the editors and contributors to this volume show that the...

    To Be Published September 4th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Evaluating Literacy Instruction

    Principles and Promising Practices

    Edited by Rachael E. Gabriel, Richard L. Allington

    This must-read book for all literacy educators illuminates the intersection of research on literacy instruction and teacher evaluation. Since 2009, 46 states have changed or revised policies related to evaluating teachers and school leaders. In order for these new policies to be used to support and...

    To Be Published September 9th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Teachers’ Unions and Education Reform in Comparative Contexts

    By Lindsay Whorton

    Series: Routledge Research in Education Policy and Politics

    Teachers’ unions have long been controversial and divisive organizations, but criticism and distrust of them may be at an all-time high. This volume considers the prevailing assumption that unions successfully block change in education because they are primarily motivated to protect members’...

    To Be Published September 9th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Higher Education Revolutions in the Gulf

    Globalization and Institutional Viability

    By Fatima Badry, John Willoughby

    Series: Routledge Advances in Middle East and Islamic Studies

    Over the past quarter century, the people of the Arabian Peninsula have witnessed a revolutionary transformation in higher education. In 1990, there were fewer than ten public universities that offered their Arabic-language curricula in sex-segregated settings to national citizens only. In 2015,...

    To Be Published September 11th 2015 by Routledge