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  1. The Politics of the School Curriculum

    By Denis Lawton

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    If the curriculum can be defined as a ‘selection from the culture of society’, the central question then becomes ‘who selects’. This volume answers this question, reviewing various aspects of the curriculum and its planning. For many years the control of the curriculum was uncontroversial. In the...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  2. French Influence on English Education

    By W H G Armytage

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    In this volume the author discusses the influence of France from the Norman invasion to the late 1960s. French thought and ideas are examined and more tangible evidence is also given of the widespread and often unnoticed influence that France has exerted on English education....

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Comparative Studies and Educational Decision

    Edited by Edmund J King

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume offers a conceptual justification and methodology for comparative studies of education matching developments in the social sciences and other comparative disciplines. It also relates comparative studies of education to the practical business of policy formulation at all levels. Thus it...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Primary Understanding

    Education in Early Childhood

    By Kieran Egan

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Beginning with descriptions of the ways in which children make sense of their experience and the world, such as fantasy, stories and games, Egan constructs his argument that constituting this foundational layer are sets of cultural sense-making capacities, reflected in oral cultures throughout the...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Common Sense and the Curriculum

    By Robin Barrow

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book addresses the question ‘What should be taught in schools and why?’. The book begins by stressing the way in which such a question should be approached and goes on to offer a comprehensive and stringent critique of a variety of principles for the selection of curriculum content, with...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Education in Egypt (RLE Egypt)

    By Judith Cochran

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Egypt

    Egyptian education is a central, social and economic force in the Middle East. For hundreds of years Al Azhar University has been the centre of Islamic thinking and education. More recently Egypt became the leader in secular education as Mohammed Ali established the first medical, veterinarian,...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Moral Curriculum

    A Sociological Analysis

    By P W Musgrave

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Teachers are, and always have been seen as agents of respectability in our society, but today this role is far less easily defined than it once was. Now, for most teachers, the whats and hows of moral behaviour, guidance and instruction have become debatable issues. In this book the author gives us...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Rethinking Curriculum Studies

    Edited by Martin Lawn, Len Barton

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book reappraises the British and American experience in curriculum studies, the curious way in which it has been dominated by certain ideas and introduces the reader to alternative ways of perceiving, defining and approaching its problems. It provides a radical critique of the whole area,...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Crisis in the Curriculum

    Edited by E C Cuff, George C F Payne

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This collection of papers surveys key aspects of the curriculum, investigates the present situation and discusses what improvements need to be made. It is contributed by teachers, educational advisers and researchers and ranges across a variety of different institutional teaching settings and a...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  10. European Perspectives on Professional Development in Teacher Education

    Edited by Ken Jones, Jim O'Brien

    This collection focuses on the ways in which policy relating to professional development and professional learning in teacher education is changing across Europe. The chapters examine how policies change with time and with changes in personnel at various levels in the political or professional...

    Published June 27th 2014 by Routledge