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Forthcoming International & Comparative Education Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Planning and Development in Education

    African Perspectives

    By J.C.S. Musaazi

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Development

    This reissue, first published in 1986, offers a comprehensive treatment of educational development in four countries in West and East Africa: Nigeria, Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania. The author focuses on the role of education in promoting or hindering national development; the way the educational...

    To Be Published January 4th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Educational Experience as Lived: Knowledge, History, Alterity

    The Selected Works of William F. Pinar

    By William F. Pinar

    Series: World Library of Educationalists

    In this volume, Pinar enacts his theory of curriculum, detailing the relations among knowledge, history, and alterity. The introduction is Pinar’s intellectual life history, naming the contributions he has made to understanding educational experience. Study is the center of educational experience,...

    To Be Published January 18th 2015 by Routledge

  3. South–South Educational Migration, Humanitarianism and Development

    Views from the Caribbean, North Africa and the Middle East

    By Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development, Mobilities and Migration

    This ground-breaking book is one of the first to analyse the important phenomenon of South-South educational migration for refugees. It focuses particularly on South-South scholarship programmes in Cuba and Libya, which have granted free education to children, adolescents and young adults from two...

    To Be Published January 20th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Rethinking Schools

    Improved educational outcomes for all?

    By Christopher Chapman

    Improving educational systems around the world remains at the core of governments’ agendas. However, despite vast investment of resources and sustained periods of interventions many systems have seen their rates of improvement plateau and in some systems the gap between different groups of...

    To Be Published January 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. A Political Economy of Arab Education

    Policies and Comparative Perspectives

    By Mohamed Alaa Abdel-Moneim

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Society

    This book provides a comparative study of education policy in the Arab world and examines the political outcomes and economic development....

    To Be Published January 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Asia as Method in Education Studies

    A defiant research imagination

    Edited by Hongzhi Zhang, Philip Wing Keung Chan, Jane Kenway

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

    Unlearning and re-inventing the theoretical frameworks of Intercultural and Asian Studies is central to this book as it is to Chen Kuan-Hsing’s evocative Asia as Method; this book’s inspirational source. Chen insists that studies of Asia move beyond their paralysing fixation on the West as either a...

    To Be Published February 4th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Towards Educational Change

    The Transformation of Educational Systems in Post-Communist Countries

    Edited by David Greger, Eliška Walterová

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This book critically analyzes the transformation of educational systems following the breakdown of the Communist regime in the countries of the Visegrád group (Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia) from 1989 until the present. The authors examine what changes have occurred, why the current...

    To Be Published February 7th 2015 by Routledge

  8. University Access and Success

    Capabilities, diversity and social justice

    By Merridy Wilson-Strydom

    Series: Routledge Research in Higher Education

    The challenge of widening access and participation in higher education in a manner that ensures students are successful in their studies is a major issue globally and a significant research-focus within higher education studies and higher education policy. Similarly, the challenge of...

    To Be Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  9. World Yearbook of Education 2015

    Elites, Privilege and Excellence: The national and global redefinition of advantage

    Edited by Stephen Ball, Agnes van Zanten, Brigitte Darchy-Koechlin

    Series: World Yearbook of Education

    This latest volume in the World Yearbook of Education Series focuses on educational elites and inequality, focusing particularly on the ways in which established and emergent groups located at the top of the social hierarchy and power structure reproduce, establish or redefine their position. The...

    To Be Published February 12th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Fifty Years of Comparative Education

    Edited by Michele Schweisfurth

    This edited collection was produced to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the journal Comparative Education, one of the most established and prestigious journals in the field. Each chapter was written by a leading scholar of comparative and international education. The collection marks a creative...

    To Be Published March 24th 2015 by Routledge