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  1. 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

  2. Learning to Teach in the Primary School

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Teresa Cremin, James Arthur

    Flexible, effective and creative primary school teachers require subject knowledge, an understanding of their pupils and how they learn, a range of strategies for managing behaviour and organising environments for learning, and the ability to respond to dynamic classroom situations. This third...

    Published February 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Materialities, Textures and Pedagogies

    Edited by Tara Fenwick, Paolo Landri

    This book joins a developing tradition of ‘practice-based’ conceptions of learning, but with a special interest in foregrounding the materiality of educational processes. It challenges educational views that are preoccupied with developing a particular kind of human subject, and argues that...

    Published February 18th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Language Education and Applied Linguistics

    Bridging the two fields

    By Howard Nicholas, Donna Starks

    Language Education and Applied Linguistics: bridging the two fields provides a starting point for students and researchers in both Language and Education who wish to interpret and use insights from the field of Applied Linguistics, and for Applied Linguists who wish to engage in dialogue with...

    Published February 13th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Human Rights Education and Peacebuilding

    A comparative study

    By Tracey Holland, J. Paul Martin

    Series: Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

    This book assesses the role of human rights education (HRE) in the peacebuilding field. Today, most governments, international organisations and non-governmental organisations recognise the importance of human rights in peace- and democracy-building activities in post-conflict regions. However,...

    Published January 28th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Intergroup Dialogue

    Engaging Difference, Social Identities and Social Justice

    Edited by Ximena Zuniga, Gretchen Lopez, Kristie A. Ford

    Intergroup dialogue is a form of democratic engagement that fosters communication, critical reflection, and collaborative action across social and cultural divides. Engaging social identities is central to this approach. In recent years, intergroup dialogue has emerged as a promising social justice...

    Published January 26th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Policy and Education

    By Paul Adams

    Series: Foundations of Education Studies

    Written specifically for education studies students, this accessible text offers a clear introduction to education policy. It aims to help the reader understand what is meant by educational policy, how policy can be made and the main discourses that have driven education. Capturing the essential...

    Published January 15th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Raising Literacy Achievement in High-Poverty Schools

    An Evidence-Based Approach

    By Eithne Kennedy

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This book shares lessons gleaned from a two-year intervention in a high-poverty school, which was highly successful in significantly narrowing the literacy achievement gap and in raising children’s motivation and engagement in literacy both inside and outside school. Kennedy argues that there is...

    Published January 12th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Colonized Schooling Exposed

    Progressive Voices for Transformative Educational and Social Change

    Edited by Pierre Orelus, Curry Malott, Romina Pacheco

    Series: Routledge Studies in Education and Neoliberalism

    This book presents a novel perspective on neocolonialism, education and other related issues. It unveils the effects of neocolonialism on the learning and well-being of students and workers, including marginalized groups such as Native Americans, Latino/as, and African Americans. It is a collection...

    Published January 12th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Critical Issues in Peace and Education

    Edited by Peter Pericles Trifonas, Bryan Wright

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This collection asks theorists and educational practitioners from around the world influenced by the schools of feminist pedagogy, critical pedagogy, anti-racist or postcolonial pedagogy, and gay and lesbian pedagogy to reflect upon the possibilities of articulating a "curriculum of difference"...

    Published January 2nd 2014 by Routledge