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  1. Comparative Inquiry and Educational Policy Making

    By David Phillips

    Building on an increasingly sophisticated body of research on policy ‘borrowing’ in education, this collection explores ways in which the foreign example in education has been and is being used by policy makers in a variety of settings, its principal aim being to assess the usefulness of ‘foreign’...

    Published February 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  2. Doing Your Undergraduate Social Science Dissertation

    By Karen Smith, Malcolm Todd, Julia Waldman

    Are you a final year social science student who has to do a dissertation or final year project? Do you have no idea where to start? If so, Doing Your Undergraduate Social Science Dissertation is the book for you, covering the whole dissertation journey from project planning to submission. ...

    Published February 16th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Qualitative Research

    Challenging the Orthodoxies in Standard Academic Discourse(s)

    Edited by Sandra G. Kouritzin, Nathalie A.C. Piquemal, Renee Norman

    Series: Inquiry and Pedagogy Across Diverse Contexts Series

    "I commend and celebrate the editors and authors for a remarkable book that engages the reader’s imagination, heart, mind, spirit, and body. Out of creative and courageous commitments to challenging orthodoxies by living and writing research that is personal, political, and poetic, these scholars...

    Published December 22nd 2008 by Routledge

  4. Researching Learning in Higher Education

    An Introduction to Contemporary Methods and Approaches

    By Glynis Cousin

    Series: SEDA Series

    Across the world, universities are transforming their teaching and learning practices to meet the challenges facing Higher Education in the 21st century. Research into teaching and learning in Higher Education has never been a more important issue. Growing numbers of academics across...

    Published December 17th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Researching with Integrity

    The Ethics of Academic Enquiry

    By Bruce Macfarlane

    There is increased emphasis internationally on ethically sound research, and on good training for research supervisors. Researching with Integrity aims to identify what and how research can be undertaken ethically and with ‘virtue’ from initial conception of ideas through to dissemination. It...

    Published December 5th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Key Concepts for Understanding Curriculum

    4th Edition

    By Colin J Marsh

    Series: Teachers' Library

    Key Concepts for Understanding Curriculum is an invaluable guide for all involved in curriculum matters. Now fully updated, this revised and enlarged fourth edition provides not only a solid grounding in the subject but also covers the latest trends and issues affecting the field. Written in...

    Published December 5th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Generalizing from Educational Research

    Beyond Qualitative and Quantitative Polarization

    Edited by Kadriye Ercikan, Wolff-Michael Roth

    "This book frames the major challenge facing educational researchers as one of going beyond the mindless qualitative-quantitative divide and addressing the overarching/fundamental challenge of enriching and enlarging educational inquiry. It is a signature contribution to the field." - Clifton F....

    Published December 3rd 2008 by Routledge

  8. Action Research in Teaching and Learning

    A Practical Guide to Conducting Pedagogical Research in Universities

    By Lin S Norton

    A practical, down-to-earth guide for those who work in teaching and learning in universities, this book will be indispensable reading for those who would like to carry out action research on their own practice. Lin S Norton's concept of 'pedagogical action research' has come from over twenty years'...

    Published November 28th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Education Research On Trial

    Policy Reform and the Call for Scientific Rigor

    Edited by Pamela B. Walters, Annette Lareau, Sheri Ranis

    Read the author's commentary for the Teachers College Record here: http://www.tcrecord.org/Content.asp?ContentID=15915 It is not an exaggeration to say that the field of education has been under attack. Many, particularly in Washington, D.C., have proclaimed the research to be shoddy. They have...

    Published November 26th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Visible Learning

    A Synthesis of Over 800 Meta-Analyses Relating to Achievement

    By John Hattie

    This unique and ground-breaking book is the result of 15 years research and synthesises over 800 meta-analyses on the influences on achievement in school-aged students. It builds a story about the power of teachers, feedback, and a model of learning and understanding. The research involves many...

    Published November 18th 2008 by Routledge