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  1. Confronting Challenges to the Liberal Arts Curriculum

    Perspectives of Developing and Transitional Countries

    Edited by Patti McGill Peterson

    Comparative research on higher education in developing and transitional countries is often focused on such issues as access, finance, student mobility and the impact of globalization, but there has been little attention to curriculum and the forces that shape it. Confronting Challenges to the...

    Published March 26th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Gender and Education in China

    Gender Discourses and Women's Schooling in the Early Twentieth Century

    By Paul J. Bailey

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    Gender and Education in China analyzes the significance, impact and nature of women's public education in China from its beginnings at the turn of the twentieth century. Educational change was an integral aspect of the early twentieth century state-building and modernizing reforms implemented by...

    Published March 22nd 2012 by Routledge

  3. Higher Education and National Development

    Universities and Societies in Transition

    Edited by David Bridges, Palmira Juceviciene, Roberta Jucevicius, Terence H. Mclaughlin, Jolanta Stankeviciute

    Universities and societies around the world are involved in significant transition. Universities are now invited to expand their central aims and purposes in order to embrace a role in relation to the development of the societies in which they are located. This change of focus has major...

    Published March 22nd 2012 by Routledge

  4. Social Class and Education

    Global Perspectives

    Edited by Lois Weis, Nadine Dolby

    Series: Education in Global Context

    Social Class and Education: Global Perspectives is the first empirically grounded volume to explore the intersections of class, social structure, opportunity, and education on a truly global scale. Fifteen essays from contributors representing the US, Europe, China, Latin America and other regions...

    Published March 13th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Education and Neoliberal Globalization

    By Carlos Alberto Torres

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This volume by noted critical education scholar Carlos Alberto Torres takes up the question of how structural changes in schooling and the growing impacts of neoliberalism and globalization affect social change, national development, and democratic educational systems throughout the world. The...

    Published February 21st 2012 by Routledge

  6. Audit Education

    Edited by Karen A. Van Peursem, Elizabeth A. Monk, Richard M.S. Wilson, Ralph W. Adler

    Series: Special issue books from 'Accounting Education: an international journal'

    Audit professionals are valued members of society and are expected to be both skilled and ethical in their decision-making. The role of the auditor extends far beyond that of counting beans by demanding a social and political awareness, a technical knowledge, ethical principles and relationship...

    Published January 30th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Migration, Education and Socio-Economic Mobility

    Edited by Nitya Rao

    The primacy of education in development agendas is unquestioned. With the gradual acknowledgement of the potential benefits that migration can hold for development, the relationship between migration and education is a growing area of research. Migration, Education and Socio-Economic Mobility...

    Published January 16th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Education in the Black Diaspora

    Perspectives, Challenges, and Prospects

    Edited by Kassie Freeman, Ethan Johnson

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This volume gathers scholars from around the world in a comparative approach to the various educational struggles of people of African descent, advancing the search for solutions and bringing to light new facets of the experiences of black people in the era of globalization....

    Published December 22nd 2011 by Routledge

  9. A Chinese Perspective on Teaching and Learning

    Edited by Betty C. Eng

    Series: Routledge Series on Schools and Schooling in Asia

    Bringing together educators from a range of backgrounds - psychology, sociology, social work, counseling, and teaching - this volume shows how Asian cultural values and beliefs can provide a lens through which to understand and envision how curriculum and pedagogy can be creatively adapted,...

    Published December 22nd 2011 by Routledge

  10. Changing Educational Contexts, Issues and Identities

    40 Years of Comparative Education

    Edited by Michael Crossley, Patricia Broadfoot, Michele Schweisfurth

    Series: Education Heritage

    Documenting major intellectual and paradigmatic changes in the field of comparative education in the light of the history and development of the journal Comparative Education, this book compiles a selection of articles from forty years of the journal’s distinguished history. It illustrates how...

    Published December 15th 2011 by Routledge