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  1. 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 14th 2009 by Routledge

  2. 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 12th 2009 by Routledge

  3. 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 22nd 2008 by Routledge

  4. 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 18th 2008 by Routledge

  5. 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 17th 2008 by Routledge

  6. 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 8th 2008 by Routledge

  7. 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 18th 2008 by Routledge

  8. The University and its Disciplines

    Teaching and Learning within and beyond disciplinary boundaries

    By Carolin Kreber

    University teaching and learning take place within ever more specialized disciplinary settings, each characterized by its unique traditions, concepts, practices and procedures. It is now widely recognized that support for teaching and learning needs to take this discipline-specificity into account....

    Published September 17th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Cultural Education – Cultural Sustainability

    Minority, Diaspora, Indigenous and Ethno-Religious Groups in Multicultural Societies

    Edited by Zvi Bekerman, Ezra Kopelowitz

    This volume is a path-breaking contribution to the study of efforts of diaspora, indigenous, and minority groups, broadly defined, to use education (formal and informal) to sustain cultural continuity while grappling with the influences and demands of wider globalizing, nationalizing, or other...

    Published July 17th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Reform, Inclusion and Teacher Education

    Towards a new era of special education in the Asia-Pacific Region

    Edited by Christine Forlin, Ming-Gon John Lian

    This ground-breaking book considers current perspectives on special education reform in the Asia-Pacific region. It has a major focus on a new era of special education, and how this relates to education reform towards inclusive education. With major changes being proposed under current educational...

    Published June 5th 2008 by Routledge