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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Trajectories of Education in the Arab World

    Legacies and Challenges

    Edited by Osama Abi-Mershed

    Series: Routledge Advances in Middle East and Islamic Studies

    Trajectories of Education in the Arab World gives a broad yet detailed historical and geographical overview of education in Arab countries. Drawing on pre-modern and modern educational concepts, systems, and practices in the Arab world, this book examines the impact of Western cultural influence,...

    Published April 7th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Schooling and the Making of Citizens in the Long Nineteenth Century

    Comparative Visions

    Edited by Daniel Tröhler, Thomas S. Popkewitz, David F. Labaree

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This book is a comparative history that explores the social, cultural, and political formation of the modern nation through the construction of public schooling. It asks how modern school systems arose in a variety of different republics and non-republics across four continents during the period...

    Published March 22nd 2011 by Routledge

  7. International Organizations and Higher Education Policy

    Thinking Globally, Acting Locally?

    Edited by Roberta Malee Bassett, Alma Maldonado-Maldonado

    Series: International Studies in Higher Education

    Higher Education operates in an increasingly global context, and yet the examination of what drives and moves the field has remained largely focused on domestic campus leaders, national governments and institutional actors. International Organizations and Higher Education Policy expands the...

    Published February 4th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Fabricating Quality in Education

    Data and Governance in Europe

    Edited by Jenny Ozga, Peter Dahler-Larsen, Christina Segerholm, Hannu Simola

    How is European Education Governed? Data is now the lifeblood of education governance. At the international level, organisations like the OECD steer education systems through their programmes of assessment and the European Commission’s project of creating the most successful knowledge...

    Published February 1st 2011 by Routledge

  9. Ethnography and Language Policy

    Edited by Teresa L. McCarty

    Illuminating, through ethnographic inquiry, how individual agents "make" language policy in everyday social practice, this volume advances the growing field of language planning and policy using a critical sociocultural approach. From this perspective, language policy is conceptualized not only as...

    Published December 13th 2010 by Routledge

  10. International Perspectives on the Governance of Higher Education

    Alternative Frameworks for Coordination

    Edited by Jeroen Huisman

    Series: International Studies in Higher Education

    Essential reading for policy makers, institutional leaders, managers, advisors, and scholars in the field of higher education, International Perspectives on the Governance of Higher Education analyzes how the governance of higher education systems has evolved in recent years. This volume is an...

    Published December 9th 2010 by Routledge