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  1. The Big Lies of School Reform

    Finding Better Solutions for the Future of Public Education

    Edited by Paul C. Gorski, Kristien Zenkov

    The Big Lies of School Reform provides a critical interruption to the ongoing policy conversations taking place around public education in the United States today. By analyzing the discourse employed by politicians, lobbyists, think tanks, and special interest groups, the authors uncover the hidden...

    Published March 18th 2014 by Routledge

  2. U.S. Latinos and Education Policy

    Research-Based Directions for Change

    Edited by Pedro R. Portes, Spencer Salas, Patricia Baquedano-López, Paula J. Mellom

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    With the American dream progressively elusive for and exclusive of Latinos, there is an urgent need for empirically and conceptually based macro-level policy solutions for Latino education. Going beyond just exposing educational inequalities, this volume provides intelligent and pragmatic...

    Published March 18th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Postcolonial Perspectives on Global Citizenship Education

    Edited by Vanessa de Oliveira Andreotti, Lynn Mario T. M. de Souza

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This volume bridges the gap between contemporary theoretical debates and educational policies and practices. It applies postcolonial theory as a framework of analysis that attempts to engage with and go beyond essentialism, ethno- and euro-centrisms through a critical examination of contemporary...

    Published March 18th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Physical University

    Contours of space and place in higher education

    Edited by Paul Temple

    Series: International Studies in Higher Education

    The great universities of the world are to a large extent defined in the public imagination by their physical form: when people think of a university, they usually think of a distinctive place, rather than about say the teaching or the research that might go on there. This is understandable, both...

    Published March 17th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Reading Poverty in America

    By Patrick Shannon

    In this book Shannon’s major premise remains the same as his 1998 Reading Poverty: Poverty has everything to do with American public schooling–how it is theorized, how it is organized, and how it runs. Competing ideological representations of poverty underlie school assumptions about intelligence,...

    Published March 16th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Professional Issues in Work with Babies and Toddlers

    Edited by Pamela Oberhuemer, Liz Brooker, Rod Parker-Rees

    Early childhood provision for babies and toddlers is in a critical phase. While governments are pushing for fast-paced expansion, mainly to support the return of mothers to the labour market, early childhood experts are deeply concerned about the quality of provision on offer for children up to age...

    Published March 13th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Student Voices on Inequalities in European Higher Education

    Challenges for theory, policy and practice in a time of change

    Edited by Fergal Finnegan, Barbara Merrill, Camilla Thunborg

    Series: Routledge Research in Education Policy and Politics

    This book focuses on the voices and experiences of non-traditional students in European higher education. It examines the impact that access to higher education is having on these students’ lives and discusses what this tells us about European education and society. In particular, it explores the...

    Published March 12th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Social Justice and the Arts

    Edited by Lee Anne Bell, Dipti Desai

    This book explores the relationship between social justice practices and the Arts in Education. It argues that social justice practices, at their best, should awaken our senses and the ability to imagine alternatives that can sustain the collective work necessary to challenge entrenched patterns...

    Published March 11th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Banks as Multinationals (RLE Banking & Finance)

    Edited by Geoffrey Jones

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Banking & Finance

    This comparative, international study looks at origins and business strategies of multinational banks. A distinguished team of bankers and academics from the United States, Japan, Europe and Australia survey the evolution of multinational banks over time and suggest a conceptual framework in which...

    Published March 9th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Gilt-Edged Market (RLE Banking & Finance)

    By Jeremy Wormell

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Banking & Finance

    This book was written at a time when the market for government stocks in London, the gilt-edged market of the title, had undergone a period of rapid innovation in the forms of its instruments – index-linked stocks, variable rate stocks, and other new types – and of methods of issue. This had been...

    Published March 9th 2014 by Routledge