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New and Published Books

  1. Constructing Modern Asian Citizenship

    Edited by Edward Vickers, Krishna Kumar

    Series: Routledge Studies in Education and Society in Asia

    In many non-Western contexts, modernization has tended to be equated with Westernization, and hence with an abandonment of authentic indigenous identities and values. This is evident in the recent history of many Asian societies, where efforts to modernize – spurred on by the spectre of foreign...

    Published December 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Interculturalization and Teacher Education

    Theory to Practice

    By Cheryl Hunter, Donna Pearson

    Series: Routledge Research in Teacher Education

    Institutions of higher education are keen to improve teachers’ intercultural experiences, communication, and understanding, but offer few resources for bringing the research literature to direct application in teacher education programs. This volume addresses that gap by examining what...

    Published December 17th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Dependence and Interdependence in Education

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Keith Watson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume provides an international perspective on educational dependency in considering both theories and actual developments throughout the world. Some less developed countries, in expanding their education systems, have emulated Western academic-style systems and have increased their...

    Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Russian Tradition in Education

    By Nicholas Hans

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume describes the Russian tradition in education and in particular the dominant role of Russian nationality. The whole history of Russian education is covered from Peter the Great to Khruschev....

    Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Higher Education in German Occupied Countries (RLE Edu A)

    By A Wolf

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book gives a comprehensive account of what happened to higher education in Austria, Belgium, the former Czechoslovakia, Denmark, France, Greece, Holland, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Poland, Russia and the former Yugoslavia during 1938-1944. It reveals the mentality of the German cultural...

    Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  6. German Influence on English Education

    By W H G Armytage

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book traces the impact of German educationists, such as Froebel and Herbart, on practice in Britain while stressing the important and lasting influence of German scientists, technologists, philosophers, sociologists and historians on our educational system. This record of interplay between the...

    Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  7. American Influence on English Education

    By W H G Armytage

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The American ideal has exercised a powerful influence over English educational policy over the last two centuries, even as it has itself changed. Today the very size of America enables it to rehearse problems we shall meet tomorrow. This volume answers key questions for education, as relevant...

    Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Communist Education

    Edited by Edmund J King

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Developments and trends in Communist education are traced in this authoritative survey by specialists. Eight chapters deal with particular aspects: ideology, psychology, the selective process, the roles of teachers and parents, polytechnical education, the universities and professional institutes....

    Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Effective Schools in Developing Countries

    Edited by Henry Levin, Marlaine E Lockheed

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume brings together eight case studies which describe a variety of initiatives to create more effective schools for children of poverty, especially in the Third World. The initiatives reviewed published and unpublished documents and both qualitative and statistical studies were examined....

    Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Landscapes of Specific Literacies in Contemporary Society

    Exploring a social model of literacy

    Edited by Vicky Duckworth, Gordon Ade-Ojo

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This volume makes a timely contribution to our understanding of literacy as a multi-faceted, complexly situated activity. Each chapter provides the reader with a fresh perspective into a different site for literate behaviour, approaches, design and relationships, and offers an exploration into the...

    Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge