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Forthcoming Sociology of Education Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Higher Education Choice in China

    Social stratification, gender and educational inequality

    By Xiaoming Sheng

    Series: Routledge Research in Asian Education

    Much of the existing research on parental involvement and higher education choice examines the difference between the working class and the middle class, but little literature looks at different factions within the social classes. This book discusses higher education choice in China, particularly...

    To Be Published April 21st 2014 by Routledge

  2. Ethnographies of Science Education

    Situated Practices of Science Learning for Social/Political Transformation

    Edited by Carol B Brandt, Heidi Carlone

    Researchers who conduct ethnography in science education tend to have a deep commitment for transforming science to improve the lives of people in underserved communities. This edited volume explores how contemporary ethnographers in science education bring to light the local production of...

    To Be Published April 24th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Knowledge, Expertise and the Professions

    Edited by Michael Young, Johan Muller

    It has long been recognised that specialised knowledge is at the core of what distinguishes professions from other occupations. The privileged status of professions in most countries, however, together with their claims to autonomy and access to specialised knowledge, is being increasingly...

    To Be Published April 29th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Education Flashpoints

    Fighting for America’s Schools

    By Alan J. Singer

    Drawing on his widely read Huffington Post columns—rated one of the top educational blogs in the United States—Alan Singer introduces readers to contemporary issues in education in the United States. The issues are presented with a point of view and an edge intended to promote widespread classroom...

    To Be Published April 29th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Literacy, Play and Globalization

    Converging Imaginaries in Children's Critical and Cultural Performances

    By Carmen L. Medina, Karen E. Wohlwend

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This book takes on current perspectives on children’s relationships to literacy, media, childhood, markets and transtionalism in converging global worlds. It introduces the idea of multi-sited imaginaries to explain how children’s media and literacy performances shape and are shaped by shared...

    To Be Published May 1st 2014 by Routledge

  6. Beyond Bullying

    Researching student perspectives

    By Simone Paul

    Series: Routledge Research in Educational Psychology

    Beyond Bullying offers guidance and advice on conducting practitioner research into bullying and provides resources to assist practitioners and researchers in doing so. It draws on a case study of almost 1,000 secondary school students over a period of 5 academic years to explore student perception...

    To Be Published May 6th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Official Knowledge

    Democratic Education in a Conservative Age, 3rd Edition

    By Michael W. Apple

    This third edition of Official Knowledge, a classic text from one of education’s most distinguished scholars, challenges readers to critically examine how certain knowledge comes to be “official,” and whose agendas this knowledge represents. A probing and award-winning study, this new edition...

    To Be Published May 7th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Doing Educational Research in Rural Settings

    Methodological issues, international perspectives and practical solutions

    Edited by Simone White, Michael Corbett

    Doing Educational Research in Rural Settings is a much-needed guide for educational researchers whose research interests are located outside metropolitan areas in places that are generically considered to be rural. This book is both timely and important as it takes up the key question of how...

    To Be Published May 7th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Children's Voices: Studies of interethnic conflict and violence in European schools

    Edited by Mateja Sedmak, Zorana Medarić, Sarah Walker

    Series: Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

    How are the processes of increasing ethnic and racial diversity reflected in European schools? How do children and educators experience and perceive interethnic relations in schools? This book examines the issues of interethnic coexistence, the management of ethnic diversity, xenophobic and racial...

    To Be Published May 11th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Understanding Employer Engagement in Education

    Theories and evidence

    Edited by Anthony Mann, Julian Stanley, Louise Archer

    This collection focuses on employer engagement in education, how it is delivered and the differentiated impact it has on young people in their progression through schooling and higher education into the labour market. The focus is not narrowly on vocational or technical education or work-related...

    To Be Published May 18th 2014 by Routledge