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  1. Education and Reform in China

    Edited by Emily Hannum, Albert Park

    Series: Routledge Studies in Asia's Transformations

    Transformative market reforms in China since the late 1970s have improved living standards dramatically, but have also led to unprecedented economic inequality. During this period, China’s educational system was restructured to support economic development, with educational reforms occurring at a...

    Published July 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  2. Gender Education and Equality in a Global Context

    Conceptual Frameworks and Policy Perspectives

    Edited by Shailaja Fennell, Madeleine Arnot

    The Millennium Development Goals aim to achieve basic education for all by 2015. But can such global agendas address national and local gender inequalities and will they empower women through education? This thought-provoking book offers an opportunity to engage critically with existing and...

    Published June 28th 2009 by Routledge

  3. The English Language Teacher in Global Civil Society

    By Barbara M. Birch

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    How can English language teachers contribute to peace locally and globally? English language teachers and learners are located in the global civil society – an international network of civil organizations and NGOs related to human rights, the environment, and sustainable peace. English, with...

    Published May 20th 2009 by Routledge

  4. The Handbook of Practice and Research in Study Abroad

    Higher Education and the Quest for Global Citizenship

    Edited by Ross Lewin

    Co-published with the Association for American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) If we are all becoming global citizens, what then are our civic responsibilities? Colleges and universities across the United States have responded to this question by making the development of global citizens part...

    Published May 13th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Primary School in Japan

    Self, Individuality and Learning in Elementary Education

    By Peter Cave

    Series: Japan Anthropology Workshop Series

    The balance between individual independence and social interdependence is a perennial debate in Japan. A series of educational reforms since 1990, including the implementation of a new curriculum in 2002, has been a source of fierce controversy. This book, based on an extended, detailed study of...

    Published May 11th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Educating Global Citizens in Colleges and Universities

    Challenges and Opportunities

    By Peter N. Stearns

    This book provides distinctive analysis of the full range of expressions in global education at a crucial time, when international competition rises, tensions with American foreign policy both complicate and motivate new activity, and a variety of innovations are taking shape. Citing best practices...

    Published December 21st 2008 by Routledge

  7. Challenging Boundaries

    Managing the integration of post-secondary education

    Edited by Neil Garrod, Bruce Macfarlane

    This edited volume will be an important and key resource for managers, researchers, and policy makers in the field of Higher Education and Further Education. It offers insights into a radical new way of organizing post-compulsory education on an international basis that directly promotes a social...

    Published December 17th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Handbook of Social Justice in Education

    Edited by William Ayers, Therese M. Quinn, David Stovall

    The Handbook of Social Justice in Education, a comprehensive and up-to-date review of the field, addresses, from multiple perspectives, education theory, research, and practice in historical and ideological context, with an emphasis on social movements for justice. Each of the nine sections...

    Published December 16th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Radical Reforms

    Perspectives on an era of educational change

    Edited by Christopher Chapman, Helen Gunter

    This book draws on the lessons from one of the most intensive periods of educational reform in any country during recent times. The post-1997 English experience, under a New Labour government, is used to illustrate the opportunities and challenges associated with attempting to develop a world class...

    Published December 7th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Globalization of Education

    An Introduction

    By Joel Spring

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    Continuing Joel Spring’s reportage and analysis of the intersection of global forces and education, this text offers a comprehensive overview and synthesis of current research, theories, and models related to the topic. Spring introduces readers to the processes, institutions, and forces by which...

    Published November 17th 2008 by Routledge