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  1. Social Justice, Education and Identity

    Edited by Carol Vincent

    This book answers key questions regarding social justice in education. Its central theme is how the education system, through its organization and practices, is implicated in the realisation of just or unjust social outcomes. In particular, the writers examine the ways in which the identities of...

    Published July 23rd 2003 by Routledge

  2. The School I'd Like

    Children and Young People's Reflections on an Education for the 21st Century

    By Catherine Burke, Ian Grosvenor

    In 2001, The Guardian launched a competition called The School I'd Like, in which young people were asked to imagine their ideal school. This vibrant, groundbreaking book presents material drawn from that competition, offering a unique snapshot of perceptions of today's schools by those who matter...

    Published June 11th 2003 by Routledge

  3. A Multidimensional Approach to Achievement Validation

    A Special Issue of Educational Assessment

    Edited by Richard J. Shavelson, Robert W. Roeser

    Two of the most interesting conceptual turns in Richard E. Snow's thinking called for: a broadening of the concept of aptitude to include not only cognitive processes, but also affective and cognative processes as essential for understanding academic performance and learning; and an exploration of...

    Published April 30th 2003 by Routledge

  4. International Business Teaching in Eastern and Central European Countries

    By Erdener Kaynak, George Tesar

    Find out which business teaching techniques work and which don’t for Central and Eastern European studentsFrom editor George Tesar: “Educational opportunities in Central and Eastern Europe have changed dramatically over the last twelve years. The restructuring of undergraduate and...

    Published April 23rd 2003 by Routledge

  5. Change Forces With A Vengeance

    By Michael Fullan

    Change Forces With a Vengeance is the third in the chaos theory trilogy (now called complexity theory). The first two books focused on understanding the real complexity of educational reform in action. This book pushes even deeper by providing new insights and lessons of change concerning moral...

    Published April 16th 2003 by Routledge

  6. History Lessons

    Teaching, Learning, and Testing in U.S. High School Classrooms

    By S.G. Grant

    In this book, extended case studies of two veteran teachers and their students are combined with the extant research literature to explore current issues of teaching, learning, and testing U.S. history. It is among the first to examine these issues together and in interaction. While the two...

    Published March 31st 2003 by Routledge

  7. Promises to Keep

    Cultural Studies, Democratic Education, and Public Life

    Edited by Greg Dimitriadis, Dennis Carlson

    Series: Social Theory, Education, and Cultural Change

    This book takes a serious look at the erosion of democratic public life and public education, and offers directions for re-imagining, re-designing, and re-inventing the current system. Bridging the disciplines of film studies, postcolonial studies, curriculum theory, and politics, these essays...

    Published March 27th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Dividing Classes

    How the Middle Class Negotiates and Rationalizes School Advantage

    By Ellen Brantlinger

    In this study of the school system of an Indiana town, Ellen Brantlinger studies educational expectations within segments of the middle class that have fairly high levels of attainment. Building on her findings, she examines the relationship between class structure and educational success. This...

    Published March 20th 2003 by Routledge

  9. The State and the Politics of Knowledge

    By Michael W. Apple

    The State and the Politics of Knowledge extends the insightful arguments Michael Apple provided in Educating the "Right" Way in new and truly international directions. Arguing that schooling is, by definition, political, Apple and his co-authors move beyond a critical analysis to describe numerous...

    Published March 20th 2003 by Routledge

  10. How Not to be a Hypocrite

    School Choice for the Morally Perplexed Parent

    By Adam Swift

    How not to be a hypocrite: the indispensable guide to school choice that morally perplexed parents have been waiting for.Many of us believe in social justice and equality of opportunity - but we also want the best for our kids. How can we square our political principles with our special concern for...

    Published March 12th 2003 by Routledge