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New and Published Books

  1. Multicultural Education

    Edited by David Gillborn

    Series: Major Themes in Education

    Multicultural education is a thriving – though sometimes controversial and increasingly contested – field of study and research. Its major aim and purpose has been described as to create equal educational opportunities for students from diverse racial, ethnic, social, and cultural backgrounds to...

    Published September 17th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Shaping of European Education

    Interdisciplinary approaches

    Edited by Martin Lawn, Romuald Normand

    Series: Studies in European Education

    The range, speed and scale of Europeanizing effects in education, and their complexity, has produced a relatively new field of study. Using scholarship and research drawn from sociology, politics and education, this book examines the rise of international and transnational policy and the flow of...

    Published September 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Narrowing the Achievement Gap for Native American Students

    Paying the Educational Debt

    Edited by Peggy McCardle, Virginia Berninger

    Series: Routledge Research in Education Policy and Politics

    There has been much talk and effort focused on the educational achievement gap between white versus black, Hispanic and American Indian students. While there has been some movement the gap has not appreciably narrowed, and it has narrowed the least for Native American students. This volume...

    Published September 8th 2014 by Routledge

  4. EcoJustice Education

    Toward Diverse, Democratic, and Sustainable Communities, 2nd Edition

    By Rebecca A. Martusewicz, Jeff Edmundson, John Lupinacci

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    EcoJustice Education offers a powerful model for cultural ecological analysis and a pedagogy of responsibility, providing teachers and teacher educators with the information and classroom practices they need to help develop citizens who are prepared to support and achieve diverse, democratic, and...

    Published September 7th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Religion, Education, Dialogue and Conflict

    Perspectives on Religious Education Research

    Edited by Robert Jackson

    Religion, Education, Dialogue and Conflict analyses the European Commission-funded REDCo project, which addressed the question of how religions might contribute to dialogue or conflict in Europe. Researchers in education from eight countries – the UK, Estonia, France, Germany, the Netherlands, the...

    Published September 7th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Student Engagement in Higher Education

    Theoretical Perspectives and Practical Approaches for Diverse Populations, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Stephen John Quaye, Shaun R. Harper

    Student Engagement in Higher Education fills a longstanding void in the higher education and student affairs literature. In the fully revised and updated edition of this important volume, the editors and chapter contributors explore how diverse populations of students experience college differently...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Diversifying the Teacher Workforce

    Preparing and Retaining Highly Effective Teachers

    Edited by Christine E. Sleeter, La Vonne I. Neal, Kevin K. Kumashiro

    Diversifying the Teacher Workforce critically examines efforts to diversify the teaching force and narrow the demographic gap between who teaches and who populates U.S. classrooms. While the demographic gap is often invoked to provide a needed rationale for preparing all teachers, and especially...

    Published August 7th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Critical Education

    Edited by Michael W. Apple, Wayne Au

    Series: Major Themes in Education

    Challenging and complex questions around inequality and power have been persistent within modern systems of education since their inception. But in the last four or five decades the vibrant field of critical education has developed and grown in response to such issues. Specifically, education...

    Published August 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  9. Asia's High Performing Education Systems

    The Case of Hong Kong

    Edited by Colin Marsh, John Chi-Kin Lee

    Series: Routledge Series on Schools and Schooling in Asia

    Education officials, specialist leaders and teachers have all been involved in different ways to bring about school reform in Hong Kong. This book is a very current and relevant analysis of this reform, highlighting the way in which agencies have cooperated in bringing about change over the last...

    Published July 24th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Underprivileged School Children and the Assault on Dignity

    Policy Challenges and Resistance

    Edited by Julia Hall

    Series: Routledge Studies in Education and Neoliberalism

    Every day, children living in low-income communities have no choice but to grow up in a climate where they experience multiple unending assaults to their sense of dignity. This volume applies theoretical and historical insights to think through the increasingly undignified realities of life in...

    Published July 24th 2014 by Routledge