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  1. Daughters of the Tharu

    Gender, Ethnicity, Religion, and the Education of Nepali Girls

    By Mary Ann Maslak

    Series: Reference Books in International Education

    This book explores the complex structural institutions in society, individual attitudes towards, beliefs about and values of those institutions, and the process by which the relationship between the social structure and individual agency conditions and governs girls' educational participation in...

    Published April 29th 2003 by Routledge

  2. The State and the Politics of Knowledge

    By Michael W. Apple

    The State and the Politics of Knowledge extends the insightful arguments Michael Apple provided in Educating the "Right" Way in new and truly international directions. Arguing that schooling is, by definition, political, Apple and his co-authors move beyond a critical analysis to describe numerous...

    Published March 20th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Comparative and International Research In Education

    Globalisation, Context and Difference

    By Michael Crossley, Keith Watson

    From the foreword: This book is a major contribution to the field of comparative and international education. It has been co-authored by two distinguished figures, who write with authority and clarity, and who present conceptual insights which add creative and intellectual vitality to the field at...

    Published March 5th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Modernising Education in Britain and China

    Comparative Perspectives on Excellence and Social Inclusion

    By Patricia Potts

    In spite of the perceived differences between Eastern and Western culture and society, the education systems of Britain and China can be seen to share certain goals, priorities and challenges. Modernisation is very much a core objective for educators in both countries. Moreover, both education...

    Published January 22nd 2003 by Routledge

  5. Reshaping the Landscape of School Leadership Development

    A Global Perspective

    Edited by Philip Hallinger

    Series: Contexts of Learning

    Reshaping the Landscape of School Leadership Development: A Global Perspective traces developments in this arena as they evolved since 1980. The book is comprised of chapters authored by the leading scholars in the fields of educational leadership and school leadership development from the United...

    Published December 31st 2002 by Taylor & Francis

  6. Educational Evaluation, Assessment and Monitoring

    A Systematic Approach

    By Cees Glas, Jaap Scheerens, Sally M. Thomas

    Series: Contexts of Learning

    This book looks at the foundations of school self-evaluation from a scientific as from a practical perspective. Planning concepts, restructuring of education systems, organizational theory on schools, evaluation methodology and models of school effectiveness and school improvement are discussed as...

    Published December 31st 2002 by Taylor & Francis

  7. Self-Evaluation in the Global Classroom

    Edited by John MacBeath, Hidenori Sugimine

    Self-evaluation is going global. This book describes what happened when teams of school students from across the world embarked on the trip of a lifetime to explore the school lives of their international contemporaries.The students involved in The Learning School project used a variety of tools to...

    Published October 23rd 2002 by Routledge

  8. Writing at Work

    A Guide to Better Writing in Administration, Business and Management

    By Robert Barrass

    Many employers complain about the poor communication skills of many young people seeking employment; and many people in employment are handicapped by the poor quality of their written work. While bad spelling, ineffective punctuation and faults in grammar create barriers between the writer and the...

    Published July 24th 2002 by Routledge

  9. International Education in Practice

    Dimensions for Schools and International Schools

    Edited by Mary Hayden, Jeff Thompson, George Walker

    Edited by three leading figures in the field, this book offers an absolutely authoritative interpretation of international education today. Under the umbrella of groups such as the International Baccalaureate Organization, academic research, increasing student numbers and interest from national...

    Published April 30th 2002 by Routledge

  10. An International Dictionary of Adult and Continuing Education

    2nd Edition

    By Peter Jarvis

    Containing over 5000 essential references to people, organisations, words and concepts in the field of adult education, this thorough and comprehensive volume represents the standard reference for anyone seeking information on the education of adults....

    Published December 31st 2001 by Routledge