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  1. Learning Trajectories, Violence and Empowerment amongst Adult Basic Skills Learners

    By Vicky Duckworth

    Series: Routledge Research in Lifelong Learning and Adult Education

    Learning Trajectories, Violence and Empowerment amongst Adult Basic Skills Learners offers deep insights into the lives of marginalised communities and the link between learning, literacy and violence, not previously carried out in-depth in a small scale study. It breaks the negative stereo-types...

    Published November 14th 2013 by Routledge

  2. The Globalization and Corporatization of Education

    Limits and Liminality of the Market Mantra

    Edited by Denise Blum, Char Ullman

    The forces associated with globalization, whether economic or social, have conditioned the ways educators operate, and have profoundly altered people’s experiences of both formal and informal education. Globalization, as a multidimensional, multilevel process, is unequivocally, but not exclusively,...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Citizenship, Education and Social Conflict

    Israeli Political Education in Global Perspective

    Edited by Hanan A. Alexander, Halleli Pinson, Yossi Yonah

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This volume provides new perspectives into the challenges of citizenship education in the age of globalization and in the context of multicultural and conflict-ridden societies. It calls on us to rethink the accepted liberal and national discourses that have long dominated the...

    Published November 7th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Emerging Teachers and Globalisation

    By Gerry Czerniawski

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    While globalization has had tremendous influence on the world of teaching, national cultural traditions continue to influence systems of schooling, national curricula, and teachers’ values and classroom practices. This book explores the effects of globalisation on teachers through an examination of...

    Published November 7th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Trust and Betrayal in Educational Administration and Leadership

    Edited by Eugenie A. Samier, Michèle Schmidt

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This collection explores critical and foundational theory for trust in educational administration and leadership as it influences a broad range of topics, such as ethics, governance, diversity, policy, management, and power. It demonstrates the relevance of this foundation to practical issues and...

    Published November 7th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Academic Governance

    Disciplines and Policy

    By Jenny Lewis

    Series: Routledge Research in Higher Education

    Academia is an important site for producing knowledge, which is crucial in driving economies and societies around the globe at the beginning of the 21st century. Yet surprisingly little is known about how contemporary universities are shaped by the formal and multiple demands they face from...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  7. Challenges to Teacher Education in Difficult Economic Times

    International perspectives

    Edited by Joan Stephenson, Lorraine Ling

    Teacher education in a financial crisis – what are the consequences and how can probity be maintained? Education, like most other parts of everyday life, is experiencing the challenges brought about by global financial constrictions. This book presents the experiences and views of practising...

    Published October 30th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Global Reconstructions of Vocational Education and Training

    Edited by James Avis

    Vocational education and training (VET) can be difficult to define since it is set in a turbulent and volatile environment marked by national and regional specificities. It can be delivered at different levels and by a variety of providers, including community colleges, colleges of further...

    Published October 29th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Higher Education in the Global Age

    Policy, Practice and Promise in Emerging Societies

    Edited by Daniel Araya, Peter Marber

    Series: Routledge Studies in Emerging Societies

    Discussions on globalization now routinely focus on the economic impact of developing countries in Asia, Africa, the Middle East, the former Soviet Union and Latin America. Only twenty-five years ago, many developing countries were largely closed societies. Today, the growing power of “emerging...

    Published October 28th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Law and the Wearing of Religious Symbols

    European Bans on the Wearing of Religious Symbols in Education

    By Erica Howard

    Written in accessible language, Law and the Wearing of Religious Symbols is a comprehensive analysis of a topical subject that is being widely debated across Europe. The book provides an overview of emerging case law from the European Court of Human Rights as well as from national courts and...

    Published October 15th 2013 by Routledge