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  1. Qualitative Research

    Challenging the Orthodoxies in Standard Academic Discourse(s)

    Edited by Sandra G. Kouritzin, Nathalie A.C. Piquemal, Renee Norman

    Series: Inquiry and Pedagogy Across Diverse Contexts Series

    "I commend and celebrate the editors and authors for a remarkable book that engages the reader’s imagination, heart, mind, spirit, and body. Out of creative and courageous commitments to challenging orthodoxies by living and writing research that is personal, political, and poetic, these scholars...

    Published December 22nd 2008 by Routledge

  2. Handbook of Social Justice in Education

    Edited by William Ayers, Therese M. Quinn, David Stovall

    The Handbook of Social Justice in Education, a comprehensive and up-to-date review of the field, addresses, from multiple perspectives, education theory, research, and practice in historical and ideological context, with an emphasis on social movements for justice. Each of the nine sections...

    Published December 17th 2008 by Routledge

  3. Contemporary Theories of Learning

    Learning Theorists … In Their Own Words

    Edited by Knud Illeris

    In this definitive collection of today’s most influential learning theorists, sixteen world-renowned experts present their understanding of what learning is and how human learning takes place. Professor Knud Illeris has collected chapters that explain both the complex frameworks in which learning...

    Published December 8th 2008 by Routledge

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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