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  1. In Praise of the Cognitive Emotions (Routledge Revivals)

    And Other Essays in the Philosophy of Education

    By Israel Scheffler

    First published in 1991, In Praise of Cognitive Emotions comprises fourteen of Scheffler's most recent essays - all of which challenge contemporary notions of education and rationality. While defending the ideal of rationality, he insists that rationality not be identified with a mental faculty or...

    Published September 30th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Troubling Gender in Education

    Edited by Jo-Anne Dillabough, Julie McLeod, Martin Mills

    This book explores new questions and lines of analysis within the field of ‘gender and education’, conveying some of the style and diversity of contemporary research directions. It celebrates as well as assesses the achievements of feminist work in education, acknowledging this legacy while also ‘...

    Published September 30th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Values in Higher Education Teaching

    By Tony Harland, Neil Pickering

    Values in Higher Education Teaching explores the way in which teaching, research, learning and higher education are a values enterprise and that an exploration of values is necessary to work out the full purposes of a higher education to guide practices and help academics understand academic work....

    Published September 29th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Bringing... to your early years setting bundle

    First published in 2010. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 11th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Of Human Potential (Routledge Revivals)

    An Essay in the Philosophy of Education

    By Israel Scheffler

    The concept of potential plays a prominent role in the thinking of parents, educators and planners the world over. Although this concept accurately reflects central features of human nature, its current use perpetuates traditional myths of fixity, harmony and value, calculated to cause untold...

    Published June 30th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Education, Politics and Religion

    Reconciling the Civil and the Sacred in Education

    By James Arthur, Liam Gearon, Alan Sears

    In recent years a number of popular books have savaged religion arguing it is a dangerous delusion that poisons human societies and relationships. This is but the most recent manifestation of a secularising agenda that has been sweeping contemporary democratic societies since the Enlightenment....

    Published June 16th 2010 by Routledge

  7. Bringing the High Scope Approach to your Early Years Practice

    2nd Edition

    By Nicky Holt

    Series: Bringing ... to your Early Years Practice

    Have you ever wondered what High/Scope is, where it came from, and how it can be used with young children in your setting? Bringing the High Scope Approach to your Early Years Practice provides an introduction to the High/Scope philosophy and its use in early years. This new edition has been...

    Published May 18th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Bringing the Steiner Waldorf Approach to your Early Years Practice

    2nd Edition

    By Janni Nicol

    Series: Bringing ... to your Early Years Practice

    Have you ever wondered what the Steiner approach is all about, where it comes from, and how it can be used to benefit the young children in your setting? Bringing the Steiner Waldorf Approach to your Early Years Setting is an excellent introduction to this philosophy. Janni Nicol clearly explains...

    Published May 18th 2010 by Routledge

  9. The Academic Citizen

    The Virtue of Service in University Life

    By Bruce Macfarlane

    Series: Key Issues in Higher Education

    With increasing focus on excellence in research and teaching, the service role of the individual academic is often neglected. This book calls for greater recognition of this important aspect of academic life, highlighting the importance of mentoring, committee work and pastoral care in the daily...

    Published April 5th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Physical Literacy

    Throughout the Lifecourse

    Edited by Margaret Whitehead

    Series: Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

    What is physical literacy? What are the benefits of being physically literate? The term ‘physical literacy’ describes the motivation, confidence, physical competence, understanding and knowledge that individuals develop in order to maintain physical activity at an appropriate level throughout their...

    Published March 24th 2010 by Routledge