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  1. Education Policy and Social Reproduction

    Class Inscription & Symbolic Control

    By John Fitz, Brian Davies, John Evans

    This book takes a theoretically informed look at British education policy over the last sixty years when secondary schooling for all children became an established fact for the first time. Comprehensive schools largely replaced a system based on academic selection. Now, under choice and competition...

    Published October 2nd 2005 by Routledge

  2. Standing Out, Standing Together

    The Social and Political Impact of Gay-Straight Alliances

    By Melinda Miceli

    Just a decade ago, requests by students to establish groups to support gay and lesbian students were rare and generally met with shock and confusion by school administrators and local communities. Today there are more than 1600 gay straight alliances (GSAs) across the country. Standing Out,...

    Published September 25th 2005 by Routledge

  3. Lessons from History of Education

    The Selected Works of Richard Aldrich

    By Richard Aldrich

    Series: World Library of Educationalists

    Richard Aldrich has spent the last 30 years researching, thinking and writing about some of the key and enduring issues in history of education. He has contributed over 15 books and 75 articles to the field. In Lessons from History of Education, Richard Aldrich brings together 14 of his key...

    Published September 21st 2005 by Routledge

  4. Education Policy and Social Class

    The Selected Works of Stephen J. Ball

    By Stephen J. Ball

    Series: World Library of Educationalists

    Bringing together twenty years of research and writing, this book provides an overview of Stephen Ball’s career and shows not only the development of his most important ideas but also the long-lasting contributions he has made to the field of educational policy analysis. This volume contains ...

    Published September 21st 2005 by Routledge

  5. The Art and Science of Teaching and Learning

    The Selected Works of Ted Wragg

    By E. C. Wragg

    Series: World Library of Educationalists

    Ted Wragg is well-known for his writing on all the essential issues in education and over the last thirty years contributed over forty books and a thousand articles to the field. This book offers a personal selection of his key writings in one volume for the first time. With a specially written...

    Published September 14th 2005 by Routledge

  6. Constructing Worlds through Science Education

    The Selected Works of John K. Gilbert

    By John K. Gilbert

    Series: World Library of Educationalists

    Internationally renowned and award-winning author John Gilbert has spent the last thirty years researching, thinking and writing about some of the central and enduring issues in science education. He has contributed over twenty books and 400 articles to the field and is...

    Published September 14th 2005 by Routledge

  7. Men and the Classroom

    Gender Imbalances in Teaching

    By Sheelagh Drudy, Maeve Martin, John O'Flynn, Mairide Woods

    The teaching of young children has long been dominated by women. This global phenomenon is firmly rooted in issues related to economic development, urbanization, the position of women in society, cultural definitions of masculinity and the values of children and childcare. Yet, amongst the media...

    Published September 7th 2005 by Routledge

  8. Segregated Schools

    Educational Apartheid in Post-Civil Rights America

    By Paul Street

    Series: Positions: Education, Politics, and Culture

    Fifty years after the US Supreme Court ruled that "separate but equal" was "inherently unequal," Paul Street argues that little progress has been made to meaningful reform America's schools. In fact, Street considers the racial make-up of today's schools as a state of de facto apartheid. With an...

    Published August 29th 2005 by Routledge

  9. Creativity in Schools

    Tensions and Dilemmas

    Edited by Anna Craft

    Creativity in schools is changing, with greater emphasis being placed on creative skills across the curriculum than ever before. This shift has thrown up some challenging questions which this book tackles head-on in order to better understand the implications of this change and the effects on...

    Published August 24th 2005 by Routledge

  10. Curriculum Change in Secondary Schools, 1957-2004

    A curriculum roundabout?

    By Norman Evans

    Series: Woburn Education Series

    This book is about curriculum change in secondary schools and shows how the quality of education has been affected by increasing intervention from central government. Following the story of one secondary school between 1957 and 2004, Norman Evans looks at: * the school before and after the...

    Published August 24th 2005 by Routledge