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  1. Imagining Japan in Post-war East Asia

    Identity Politics, Schooling and Popular Culture

    Edited by Paul Morris, Naoko Shimazu, Edward Vickers

    Series: Routledge Studies in Education and Society in Asia

    In the decades since her defeat in the Second World War, Japan has continued to loom large in the national imagination of many of her East Asian neighbours. While for many, Japan still conjures up images of rampant military brutality, at different times and in different communities, alternative...

    Published December 19th 2013 by Routledge

  2. World Yearbook of Education 2011

    Curriculum in Today’s World: Configuring Knowledge, Identities, Work and Politics

    Edited by Lyn Yates, Madeleine Grumet

    Series: World Yearbook of Education

    How do curriculum, conceptions of knowledge and the schooling experiences of young people engage the great issues of this tumultuous time? Curriculum is always influenced by the events that shape our world, but when testing and bench-marking preoccupy us, we can forget the world that is both the...

    Published December 18th 2013 by Routledge

  3. World Yearbook of Education 2012

    Policy Borrowing and Lending in Education

    Edited by Gita Steiner-Khamsi, Florian Waldow

    Series: World Yearbook of Education

    The phenomenon of "travelling reforms" has become an object of great professional interest and intensive academic scrutiny. The fact that the same set of educational reforms is transferred from one country to another made scholars wonder whether policy transfer has increased as a result of...

    Published December 18th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Math Education for America?

    Policy Networks, Big Business, and Pedagogy Wars

    By Mark Wolfmeyer

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    Math Education for America? analyzes math education policy through the social network of individuals and private and public organizations that influence it in the United States. The effort to standardize a national mathematics curriculum for public schools in the U.S. culminated in 2010 when over...

    Published December 15th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Resilient Teachers, Resilient Schools

    Building and sustaining quality in testing times

    By Christopher Day, Qing Gu

    Series: Teacher Quality and School Development

    This book unpicks the complex, dynamic blend of individuals’ psychological and professional assets, workplace conditions and leadership support which enable teachers who stay in teaching to continue to make a difference in their careers, regardless of shifts in policy, workplace, professional and...

    Published December 12th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Universities in the Knowledge Economy

    Higher education organisation and global change

    Edited by Paul Temple

    Series: International Studies in Higher Education

    Universities are fundamental to the contemporary knowledge economy. They directly and indirectly support economic growth in both developing and advanced economies. In addition to their traditional teaching and research functions, they often also have important roles in supporting regional...

    Published December 12th 2013 by Routledge

  7. International Perspectives on Student Outcomes and Homework

    Family-School-Community Partnerships

    Edited by Rollande Deslandes

    Series: Contexts of Learning

    This synthesis of the latest knowledge on homework presents unique findings by researchers from various countries and diverse professional backgrounds. It approaches the topic of homework from several perspectives, including its political and cultural contexts aspects of parental...

    Published December 11th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Debates in Science Education

    Edited by Mike Watts

    Series: Debates in Subject Teaching

    What are the key debates in science teaching and learning today? Debates in Science Education explores the major issues all science teachers encounter in their daily professional lives. It encourages critical reflection and aims to stimulate both novice and experienced teachers to think more...

    Published December 9th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Debates in Modern Languages Education

    Edited by Patricia Driscoll, Ernesto Macaro, Ann Swarbrick

    Series: Debates in Subject Teaching

    Debates in Modern Languages Education offers a comprehensive introduction and synthesis of the major themes and research evidence in language learning and teaching today, providing an up-to-date, authoritative review of traditional and contemporary issues in language teaching. With chapters...

    Published December 9th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Creating Multicultural Citizens

    A Portrayal of Contemporary Indonesian Education

    By Raihani

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

    Despite the largest-scale decentralisation of education since 1999, which broadly led to the marketisation of education, it is not clear how school education responds to the multicultural realities of Indonesian society and ethno-religious conflicts. Creating Multicultural Citizens presents a...

    Published November 27th 2013 by Routledge