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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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