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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 35 new and published books in the subject of Education Politics — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Ethics and Academic Freedom in Educational Research

    Edited by Pat Sikes, Heather Piper

    Formal ethical review of research proposals is now almost the default requirement for all – staff and students – planning research under the auspices of colleges and universities in many parts of the world. With notable exceptions, the extant literature discussing educational research ethics takes...

    Published April 10th 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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 19th 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 7th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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 4th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Politics of Education

    Challenging Multiculturalism

    Edited by Christos Kassimeris, Marios Vryonides

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Education is a thoroughly political enterprise. The process of determining the purpose of education has always been highly controversial. It has resulted in disputes that have not only divided people philosophically, but also on the basis of religion, region, class, race, and ethnicity. As a result...

    Published February 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Education and the Politics of Becoming

    Edited by Diana Masny, David R Cole

    This collection examines education in the light of a politics of becoming. It takes a non-hierarchical transdisciplinary approach, challenging the macropolitics of pre-established governmental and economic agendas for education. Drawing on the philosophy of Gilles Deleuze and Felix Guattari, the...

    Published January 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  7. 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 10th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Trust and Betrayal in Educational Administration and Leadership

    Edited by Eugenie A. Samier, Michèle Schmidt

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This collection explores critical and foundational theory for trust in educational administration and leadership as it influences a broad range of topics, such as ethics, governance, diversity, policy, management, and power. It demonstrates the relevance of this foundation to practical issues and...

    Published November 8th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Neoliberalism, Cities and Education in the Global South and North

    Edited by Kalervo N. Gulson, Thomas C. Pedroni

    Across the world, cities are being reshaped in myriad ways by neoliberal forms of globalization, a process of urban restructuring with significant implications for educational policy and practices. The chapters in this collection speak to two complementary but analytically distinguishable aspects...

    Published October 19th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Equity and Excellence in Education

    Towards Maximal Learning Opportunities for All Students

    Edited by Kris Van den Branden, Piet Van Avermaet, Mieke Van Houtte

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Throughout the world, equity and excellence in education is a major issue of concern. International comparative studies such as those carried out by OECD (PISA) have launched a worldwide debate on the effectiveness of educational systems (macro level), schools (meso level) and teachers (micro level...

    Published October 14th 2013 by Routledge