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  1. Teaching in Transnational Higher Education

    Enhancing Learning for Offshore International Students

    Edited by Michelle Wallace, Lee Dunn

    Teaching in Transnational Higher Education examines current trends and challenges that face students, teachers and institutions of higher education around the globe. This book comes at a pivotal moment where many universities are offering their courses in offshore locations. Students who...

    Published March 7th 2008 by Routledge

  2. World Yearbook of Education 1965-2008

    Series: World Yearbook of Education

    First published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 15th 2008 by Routledge

  3. Wheels in the Head

    Educational Philosophies of Authority, Freedom, and Culture from Confucianism to Human Rights, 3rd Edition

    By Joel Spring

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    In this popular text Joel Spring provocatively analyzes the ideas of traditional and non-traditional philosophies from Confucianism to human rights regarding the contribution of education to the creation of a democratic society. The goal is to explore how governments use education to control...

    Published September 19th 2007 by Routledge

  4. Cross-Cultural Studies in Curriculum

    Eastern Thought, Educational Insights

    Edited by Claudia Eppert, Hongyu Wang

    Series: Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

    This volume broadens the horizon of educational research in North America by introducing a comprehensive dialogue between Eastern and Western philosophies and perspectives on the subject of curriculum theory and practice. It is a very timely work in light of the progressively globalized nature of...

    Published September 14th 2007 by Routledge

  5. The Intersection of Cultures

    Multicultural Education in the United States and the Global Economy, 4th Edition

    By Joel Spring

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    The Intersection of Cultures: Multicultural Education in the United States and the Global Economy, Fourth Edition offers a unique, problem-solving approach to the complex issues involved in educating culturally and linguistically diverse students. Perfect for any course devoted wholly or in...

    Published September 12th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Wheels in the Head

    Educational Philosophies of Authority, Freedom, and Culture from Confucianism to Human Rights, 3rd Edition

    By Joel Spring

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    In this popular text Joel Spring provocatively analyzes the ideas of traditional and non-traditional philosophies from Confucianism to human rights regarding the contribution of education to the creation of a democratic society. The goal is to explore how governments use education to control and...

    Published September 11th 2007 by Routledge

  7. Place-Based Education in the Global Age

    Local Diversity

    Edited by David A. Gruenewald, Gregory A. Smith

    "Polished, clear, insightful, and meaningful.... This volume amounts to nothing less than a complete rethinking of what progressive education can be at its best and how education can be reconceptualized as one of the central practices of a genuinely democratic and sustainable society.... It is the...

    Published August 13th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Critical Essays on Major Curriculum Theorists

    By David Scott

    This book is a critical appreciation of the work of sixteen leading curriculum theorists, taking account of the writings of a balance of established thinkers and curriculum analysts from the fields of education, philosophy, sociology and psychology. Together these...

    Published August 2nd 2007 by Routledge

  9. Researching Widening Access to Lifelong Learning

    Issues and Approaches in International Research

    Edited by Michael Osborne, Jim Gallacher, Beth Crossan

    This authoritative volume is a truly international contribution to the worldwide debate on how best to widen access to lifelong learning. The first section of the book comprises research studies from around the world, reflecting the diversity of contexts in which widening access is researched and...

    Published April 26th 2007 by Routledge

  10. A New Paradigm for Global School Systems

    Education for a Long and Happy Life

    By Joel Spring

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    This volume—a major new contribution to Joel Spring’s reportage and analysis of the intersection of global forces and education—offers a new paradigm for global school systems. Education for global economic competition is the prevailing goal of most national school systems. Spring...

    Published February 22nd 2007 by Routledge