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  1. Key Concepts for Understanding Curriculum

    4th Edition

    By Colin J Marsh

    Series: Teachers' Library

    Key Concepts for Understanding Curriculum is an invaluable guide for all involved in curriculum matters. Now fully updated, this revised and enlarged fourth edition provides not only a solid grounding in the subject but also covers the latest trends and issues affecting the field. Written in...

    Published December 5th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Generalizing from Educational Research

    Beyond Qualitative and Quantitative Polarization

    Edited by Kadriye Ercikan, Wolff-Michael Roth

    "This book frames the major challenge facing educational researchers as one of going beyond the mindless qualitative-quantitative divide and addressing the overarching/fundamental challenge of enriching and enlarging educational inquiry. It is a signature contribution to the field." - Clifton F....

    Published December 3rd 2008 by Routledge

  3. Political Correctness and Higher Education

    British and American Perspectives

    By John Lea

    How many times have you heard the phrase: `it’s all political correctness gone mad!’ Do you ever wonder whether colleges and universities are really awash with trivial concerns about the use of language or whether they are actually trying to address serious concerns about discrimination and...

    Published November 20th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Globalization of Education

    An Introduction

    By Joel Spring

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    Continuing Joel Spring’s reportage and analysis of the intersection of global forces and education, this text offers a comprehensive overview and synthesis of current research, theories, and models related to the topic. Spring introduces readers to the processes, institutions, and forces by which...

    Published November 18th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Human Resources Administration

    A School Based Perspective, 4th Edition

    By Richard Smith

    Enhanced and updated, this Fourth Edition of Richard E. Smith's highly successful text examines the growing role of the principal in planning, hiring, staff development, supervision, and other human resource functions. The Fourth Edition includes new sections on ethics, induction, and the role of...

    Published August 18th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Critical Perspectives on Harry Potter

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth E. Heilman

    This thoroughly revised edition includes updated essays on cultural themes and literary analysis, and its new essays analyze the full scope of the seven-book series as both pop cultural phenomenon and as a set of literary texts. Critical Perspectives on Harry Potter, Second Edition draws on a wider...

    Published August 5th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Vygotsky and Research

    By Harry Daniels

    This book provides readers with an overview of the implications for research of the theoretical work which acknowledges a debt to the writings of L.S. Vygotsky. A concise introduction to Vygotsky’s original thesis and discussions on his approach to research methods is given; this is followed by an...

    Published August 1st 2008 by Routledge

  8. Essays on Pedagogy

    By Robin Alexander

    Seven authoritative contributions to the emerging field of pedagogy and to comparative, cultural and policy studies in education. A must for those who want to do more than merely comply with received versions of ‘best practice’. Pedagogy is at last gaining the attention in English-speaking...

    Published July 17th 2008 by Routledge

  9. The American Teacher

    Foundations of Education

    By Donald H. Parkerson, Jo Ann Parkerson

    The American Teacher is a comprehensive education foundations text with an emphasis on the historical continuity of educational issues and their practical application in the classroom. Aspiring teachers enter the classrooms with an innate optimism, and the challenge of The American Teacher is to...

    Published July 9th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Indigenous Educational Models for Contemporary Practice

    In Our Mother's Voice, Volume II

    Edited by Maenette Kape'ahiokalani Padeken Ah Nee- Benham

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    The book challenges teachers, researchers, educational leaders, and community stakeholders to build dynamic learning environments through which indigenous learners can be "Boldly Indigenous in a Global World!" Three days of focused dialogue at the 2005 World Indigenous Peoples Conference on...

    Published June 25th 2008 by Routledge