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  1. Eight European Central Banks (RLE Banking & Finance)

    Organization and Activities

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Banking & Finance

    Uniquely written from inside the banking world this book gives a comprehensive account of the organization and activities of the major central European banks during the 1980s. Each of the individually authored chapters has been written to a common pattern in order to facilitate reference and...

    Published March 9th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Moral Economy of the Madrasa

    Islam and Education Today

    Edited by Keiko Sakurai, Fariba Adelkhah

    Series: New Horizons in Islamic Studies

    The revival of madrasas in the 1980s coincided with the rise of political Islam and soon became associated with the "clash of civilizations" between Islam and the West. This volume examines the rapid expansion of madrasas across Asia and the Middle East and analyses their role in society within...

    Published March 9th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Educating for Diversity and Social Justice

    By Amanda Keddie

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Educating for Diversity and Social Justice foregrounds the personal stories of educators who are engaging the space of schooling as a site of possibility for realizing the goals of social justice. It is a book inspired by a vision of education as a practice of freedom where young people –...

    Published March 6th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Radical Possibilities

    Public Policy, Urban Education, and A New Social Movement, 2nd Edition

    By Jean Anyon

    Series: Critical Social Thought

    The core argument of Jean Anyon’s classic Radical Possibilities is deceptively simple: if we do not direct our attention to the ways in which federal and metropolitan policies maintain the poverty that plagues communities in American cities, urban school reform as currently conceived is ...

    Published March 5th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Reconceptualising Professional Learning

    Sociomaterial knowledges, practices and responsibilities

    Edited by Tara Fenwick, Monika Nerland

    This book presents leading-edge perspectives and methodologies to address emerging issues of concern for professional learning in contemporary society. The conditions for professional practice and learning are changing dramatically in the wake of globalization, new modes of knowledge production,...

    Published March 5th 2014 by Routledge

  6. National Identity and Educational Reform

    Contested Classrooms

    By Elizabeth Anderson Worden

    Series: Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

    National identity in Moldova remains contested despite repeated attempts by governments, historians, and educators to cultivate a shared sense of national belonging through the development of history textbooks. Concern over professional status and distrust of the government’s motivations halted...

    Published March 5th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Peace Through Education (Routledge Revivals)

    The Contribution of the Council for Education in World Citizenship

    By Derek Heater

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1984, Peace Through Education records the history of the first 45 years of the Council for Education in World Citizenship (CEWC). It describes the rise in interest of increased international understanding in the years preceding the book’s publication and highlights the...

    Published March 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  8. US Education in a World of Migration

    Implications for Policy and Practice

    Edited by Jill Koyama, Mathangi Subramanian

    Series: Routledge Research in Education Policy and Politics

    Given the protracted, varied, and geographically expansive changes in migration over time, it is difficult to establish an overarching theory that adequately analyzes the school experiences of immigrant youth in the United States. This volume extends the scholarly work on these experiences by...

    Published March 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  9. Official Knowledge

    Democratic Education in a Conservative Age, 3rd Edition

    By Michael W. Apple

    This third edition of Official Knowledge, a classic text from one of education’s most distinguished scholars, challenges readers to critically examine how certain knowledge comes to be “official,” and whose agendas this knowledge represents. A probing and award-winning study, this new edition...

    Published February 25th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Political Contexts of Educational Leadership

    ISLLC Standard Six

    Edited by Jane Lindle

    Series: ISLLC Leadership Preparation Series

    Co-published with UCEA, this exciting new textbook is the first to tackle the ISLLC Standard #6—the political context of education. This unique volume helps aspiring school leaders understand the dynamics of educational policy in multiple arenas at the local, state, and federal levels. Leaders are...

    Published February 25th 2014 by Routledge