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  1. Understanding the HighScope Approach

    Early Years Education in Practice

    By Monica Wiltshire

    Series: Understanding the… Approach

    Understanding the HighScope Approach is a much needed source of information for those wishing to extend and consolidate their understanding of the HighScope Approach. It will enable the reader to analyse the essential elements of the HighScope Approach to early childhood and its relationship to...

    Published October 28th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Education and Development

    Edited by Walter W. McMahon

    Series: Major Themes in Education

    This series addresses the relation of education to knowledge-based growth and broader measures of development beyond growth, central features of the modern world in which education has a central role. This role includes the effects of education on pure economic growth including it’s effects on the...

    Published October 17th 2011 by Routledge

  3. The Routledge Companion to Education

    Edited by James Arthur, Andrew Peterson

    Who are the key thinkers in education? What are the hot topics in education? Where will education go from here? The Routledge Companion to Education presents the most comprehensive, up-to-date guide available to the key theories, themes and topics in education. Forty specially commissioned chapters...

    Published October 17th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Minorities and Education in Multicultural Japan

    An Interactive Perspective

    Edited by Ryoko Tsuneyoshi, Kaori H. Okano, Sarane Boocock

    Series: Asia's Transformations

    This volume examines how Japan’s increasingly multicultural population has impacted on the lives of minority children and their peers at school, and how schools are responding to this trend in terms of providing minority children with opportunities and preparing them for the adult society. The...

    Published October 12th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Educational Theories, Cultures and Learning

    A Critical Perspective

    Edited by Harry Daniels, Hugh Lauder, Jill Porter

    Series: Critical Perspectives on Education

    Educational Theories, Cultures and Learning focuses on how education is understood in different cultures, the theories and related assumptions we make about learners and students and how we think about them, and how we can understand the principle actors in education - learners and teachers....

    Published October 5th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Being an Academic

    By Joёlle Fanghanel

    The role of academics in universities worldwide has undergone unprecedented change over the past decade. In this book Fanghanel discusses the effect on academics of modes of governance that have fostered the application of market principles to higher education and promoted flexibility and choice as...

    Published August 26th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Knowledge, Values and Educational Policy

    A Critical Perspective

    Edited by Harry Daniels, Hugh Lauder, Jill Porter

    Series: Critical Perspectives on Education

    Knowledge, Values and Educational Policy focuses on what schools are for and what should be taught in them, how learning is possible across boundaries, and issues of diversity and equity. Policies and practices relating to schools are also considered. Within this volume, internationally...

    Published August 9th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Education and Poverty in Affluent Countries

    Edited by Carlo Raffo, Alan Dyson, Helen Gunter, Dave Hall, Lisa Jones, Afroditi Kalambouka

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    For the first time, researchers, policymakers and practitioners across the world will have access to a comprehensive mapping of research evidence and policy strategies about education and poverty in affluent countries. Although there is widespread agreement that poverty and poor educational...

    Published May 16th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Legal Education in Asia

    Globalization, Change and Contexts

    Edited by Stacey Steele, Kathryn Taylor

    Series: Routledge Law in Asia

    Legal education is undergoing rapid change throughout Asia. This book is a critique of the changing nature of legal education in major Asian jurisdictions as diverse as Afghanistan, Australia, Cambodia, the People’s Republic of China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Singapore,...

    Published May 12th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Economic Development, Education and Transnational Corporations

    By Mark Hanson

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development Economics

    This book focuses on the questions of: why do some economically disadvantaged nations develop significantly faster than others, and what roles do their educational systems play? As case illustrations, in the early 1960s Mexico and South Korea were both equally underdeveloped agrarian societies....

    Published May 10th 2011 by Routledge