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  1. Internationalization of Higher Education in East Asia

    Trends of student mobility and impact on education governance

    Edited by Ka Ho Mok, Kar Ming Yu

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

    The rise in demand for higher education in the Asia-Pacific region is an undeniable reflection of the growing pace of globalization and the subsequent pressures imposed by it. Aspiring to become globally competitive and to position favourably in the global university league tables, governments in...

    Published October 8th 2013 by Routledge

  2. International Perspectives on Teacher Education

    Edited by Tony Townsend

    This book explores major factors impacting on teacher education in recent times. It uses examples from a broad range of international contributors who compare larger countries such as the USA, England and Australia with their smaller partners: Canada, Scotland and New Zealand, demonstrating the...

    Published October 6th 2013 by Routledge

  3. The Emergent Knowledge Society and the Future of Higher Education

    Asian Perspectives

    Edited by Deane E. Neubauer

    Series: Comparative Development and Policy in Asia

    The nature of higher education is by no means fixed: it has evolved over time; different models of higher education co-exist alongside each other at present; and, worldwide, there are demands for higher education to change to better help support economic growth and to better fit chagning social and...

    Published October 6th 2013 by Routledge

  4. A History of Higher Education Exchange

    China and America

    By Teresa Brawner Bevis

    Series: Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

    Weakened by two Opium Wars and a succession of internal rebellions in the mid-1800s, China’s imperial leaders made a historic decision—to break a tradition of isolation and seek education outside the homeland’s borders. In time, an acquisition of science and technology from the...

    Published October 2nd 2013 by Routledge

  5. Citizenship Education in China

    Preparing Citizens for the "Chinese Century"

    Edited by Kerry J. Kennedy, Gregory Fairbrother, Zhenzhou Zhao

    Series: Routledge Series on Schools and Schooling in Asia

    There is a flourishing literature on citizenship education in China that is mostly unknown in the West. Liberal political theorists often assume that only in democracy should citizens be prepared for their future responsibilities, yet citizenship education in China has undergone a number of...

    Published September 25th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Language Teachers and Teaching

    Global Perspectives, Local Initiatives

    Edited by Selim Ben Said, Lawrence Jun Zhang

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This volume gathers contributions from a range of global experts in teacher education to address the topic of language teacher education. It shows how teacher education involves the agency of teachers, which forms part of their identity, and which they take on when integrating into the teaching...

    Published September 25th 2013 by Routledge

  7. School Choice in China

    A different tale?

    By Wu Xiaoxin

    Series: Critical Studies on Education and Society in China

    School Choice in China explores the major characteristics of schooling options in China, highlighting how largely middle-class parents exploit their cultural, economic and social capital for their children's admission into choice schools. It highlights how payments such as choice fees, donations,...

    Published September 25th 2013 by Routledge

  8. The Political Economy of Global Citizenship Education

    Edited by Vanessa De Oliveira Andreotti

    This edited collection offers analyses of ‘global citizenship education’ within and across different national contexts. This book illustrates the contingency of definitions, the complexities of juxtaposing demands and priorities in different educational contexts, and the difficulties and tensions...

    Published September 19th 2013 by Routledge

  9. International Perspectives on Teaching English in a Globalised World

    Edited by Andrew Goodwyn, Louann Reid, Cal Durrant

    Series: National Association for the Teaching of English (NATE)

    The renowned and highly experienced editors of this book bring together the leading voices in contemporary English education under the banner of the International Federation for the Teaching of English (IFTE). The collected chapters here represent the very best of international writing on the...

    Published September 15th 2013 by Routledge

  10. International Handbook of Curriculum Research

    2nd Edition

    Edited by William F. Pinar

    Series: Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

    Continuing its calling to define the field and where it is going, the Second Edition of this landmark handbook brings up to date its comprehensive reportage of scholarly developments and school curriculum initiatives worldwide, providing a panoramic view of the state of curriculum studies globally....

    Published September 2nd 2013 by Routledge