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Forthcoming International & Comparative Education Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Experiences of Black and Minority Ethnic Academics

    A comparative study of the unequal academy

    By Kalwant Bhopal

    Series: Routledge Research in Higher Education

    Recent research suggests that Black and minority ethnic (BME) academics remain underrepresented, particularly at senior levels in higher education, and tend to be concentrated in new, post-1992 universities. This book provides an original comparative study of BME academics in both the UK and the...

    To Be Published July 6th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Mapping the Terrain of Education Reform

    Global trends and local responses in the Philippines

    By Vicente Chua Reyes, Jr.

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

    This book envisions the formulation of critical perspectives on education reform using the Philippine experience, recognizing the need to address relevant issues and challenges particularly in an increasingly globalized twenty-first century setting. A specific education reform project, the...

    To Be Published July 6th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Chinese Higher Education Reform and Social Justice

    Edited by Bin Wu, John Morgan

    Series: China Policy Series

    In place of a distributive justice perspective which focuses simply on equal access to universities, this book presents a broader understanding of the relationship between Chinese higher education and economic and social change. The necessity for research on the place of universities in...

    To Be Published July 7th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Investigating Education in Germany

    Historical studies from a British perspective

    By David Phillips

    Series: Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

    This book brings together the work of established researcher Professor David Phillips, in one authoritative volume. Including key chapters on education in Germany from the last three decades, topics range from historical studies of universities and schools, to detailed research on the role of the...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  5. English Language Teacher Education in Chile

    A cultural historical activity theory perspective

    By Malba Barahona

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Over the last two decades, Chile has been driven by an economic imperative to build the capability of citizens to be competent in the English language, resulting in a high demand for teachers of English. As a consequence, teacher education programs have modified their curricula to meet the...

    To Be Published July 15th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Gender Representation in Learning Materials

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Abolaji S. Mustapha, Sara Mills

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

    Representations of gender in learning materials convey an implicit message to students about attitudes towards culturally appropriate gender roles for women and men. This collection takes a linguistic approach to exploring theories about gender representation within the sphere of education and...

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The ‘Poor Child’

    The cultural politics of education, development and childhood

    Edited by Lucy Hopkins, Arathi Sriprakash

    Series: Education, Poverty and International Development

    Why are development discourses of the ‘poor child’ in need of radical revision? What are the theoretical and methodological challenges and possibilities for ethical understandings of childhoods and poverty? The ‘poor child’ at the centre of development activity is often measured against and...

    To Be Published August 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Routledge Handbook of International Education and Development

    Edited by Simon McGrath, Qing Gu

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    This timely Handbook takes stock of the range of debates that characterise the field of international education and development, and suggests key aspects of a research agenda for the next period. It is deliberately divergent in its approach, recognising the major ideological and epistemological...

    To Be Published August 11th 2015 by Routledge

  9. International Critical Pedagogy Reader

    Edited by Antonia Darder, Peter Mayo, João Paraskeva

    Carefully curated to highlight research from more than twenty countries, the International Critical Pedagogy Reader introduces the ways the educational phenomenon that is critical pedagogy are being reinvented and reframed around the world. A collection of essays from both historical and...

    To Be Published August 11th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Globalization and Corporatization of Education

    Limits and Liminality of the Market Mantra

    Edited by Denise Blum, Char Ullman

    The forces associated with globalization, whether economic or social, have conditioned the ways educators operate, and have profoundly altered people’s experiences of both formal and informal education. Globalization, as a multidimensional, multilevel process, is unequivocally, but not exclusively,...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge