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  1. Rethinking Schooling

    Twenty-Five Years of the Journal of Curriculum Studies

    Edited by Ian Westbury, Geoff Milburn

    Taking a collection of seminal articles from the Journal of Curriculum Studies, this book offers readers a vantage point for thinking about the worlds of schools and curricula, focusing in particular on the concept of seeing schools, curricula and teaching in new ways. Each of the chapters...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Test Theory for A New Generation of Tests

    Edited by Norman Frederiksen, Robert J. Mislevy

    The editors of this volume suggest that there are missing elements in the conceptualization upon which standard test theory is based. Those elements are models for just how people know what they know and do what they can do, and the ways in which they increase these capacities. Different models are...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Nursing Education in Thanatology

    A Curriculum Continuum

    Nursing Education in Thanatology is an excellent source book for planning thanatology courses or for integrating concepts of thanatology into a nursing curriculum. As the formal teaching of thanatology in schools for health care professionals is generally overlooked and ill-defined, many students...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Elements of Dual Scaling

    An Introduction To Practical Data Analysis

    By Shizuhiko Nishisato

    Quantification methodology of categorical data is a popular topic in many branches of science. Most books, however, are either too advanced for those who need it, or too elementary to gain insight into its potential. This book fills the gap between these extremes, and provides specialists with an...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. The Politics of Evolution

    By David Prindle

    The controversy over teaching evolution or creationism in American public schools offers a policy paradox. Two sets of values—science and democracy—are in conflict when it comes to the question of what to teach in public-school biology classes. Prindle illuminates this tension between American...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Hegemony and Education Under Neoliberalism

    Insights from Gramsci

    By Peter Mayo

    Series: Routledge Studies in Education and Neoliberalism

    Based in a holistic exposition and appraisal of Gramsci’s writings that are of relevance to education in neoliberal times, this book--rather than simply applying Gramsci's theories to issues in education--argues that education constitutes the leitmotif of his entire oeuvre and lies at the heart of...

    To Be Published May 6th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Asia Literate Schooling in the Asian Century

    Edited by Christine Halse

    Series: Routledge Series on Schools and Schooling in Asia

    Globalization, migration, transnational movements and the development of the tiger economies of Asia have led education leaders and policy makers around the world but particularly in Australia, the USA, Canada, and New Zealand to view schools as key sites for developing ‘globally competent’, ‘Asia...

    To Be Published May 6th 2015 by Routledge

  8. A Case for Teaching Literature in the Secondary School

    Why Reading Fiction Matters in an Age of Scientific Objectivity and Standardization

    By Janet Alsup

    Taking a close look at the forces that affect English education in schools—at the ways literature, cognitive science, the privileging of the STEM disciplines, and current educational policies are connected—this timely book counters with a strong argument for the importance of continuing to teach...

    To Be Published May 6th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The School I'd Like: Revisited

    Children and Young People's Reflections on an Education for the Future, 2nd Edition

    By Catherine Burke, Ian Grosvenor

    ‘Wonderfully illuminated by children's essays, stories, poems, pictures and plans, this ground-breaking book offers a unique snapshot of the perceptions of today's school pupils’. -French bookstore Lavoisier www.lavoisier.fr In 2001, The Guardian launched a ground-breaking competition called ‘The...

    To Be Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Learning at the Practice Interface

    Reconstructing dialogue for progressive educational change

    By Neil Hooley

    This book investigates professional practice at the interface of sociology and epistemology for progressive educational change. It suggests that orthodox sociology and sociology of education have not sufficiently analysed contemporary educational situations due primarily to the strength of the...

    To Be Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge