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  1. Educational Binds of Poverty

    The lives of school children

    By Ceri Brown

    Series: Routledge Research in Education Policy and Politics

    Educational Binds of Poverty tackles the assumptions made by many recent social and educational policy initiatives suggesting that the best way to improve educational prospects of children in poverty is through an increased emphasis upon a culture of control, discipline, regulation and...

    Published December 9th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Mexican American Children and Families

    Multidisciplinary Perspectives

    Edited by Yvonne M. Caldera, Eric Lindsey

    Offering new insight on Mexican American culture and families, this book provides an interdisciplinary examination of this growing population. Contributors from psychology, education, health, and social science review recent quantitative and qualitative literature on Mexican Americans. Using...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Landscapes of Specific Literacies in Contemporary Society

    Exploring a social model of literacy

    Edited by Vicky Duckworth, Gordon Ade-Ojo

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This volume makes a timely contribution to our understanding of literacy as a multi-faceted, complexly situated activity. Each chapter provides the reader with a fresh perspective into a different site for literate behaviour, approaches, design and relationships, and offers an exploration into the...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Education, Autonomy and Democratic Citizenship

    Philosophy in a Changing World

    Edited by David Bridges

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Social Class and the Comprehensive School

    By Dr Julienne Ford, Julienne Ford

    Drawing on the great wealth of knowledge and experience of educational practitioners and theorists, the volumes in The Sociology of Education set of the International Library of Sociology explore the very important relationship between education and society. These books became standard texts for...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  6. Knowledge, Power, and Education

    The Selected Works of Michael W. Apple

    Edited by Michael W. Apple

    Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Experiences of Immigrant Professors

    Challenges, Cross-Cultural Differences, and Lessons for Success

    By Charles Hutchison

    Series: Routledge Research in Higher Education

    Educational institutions all over the world continue to attract the services of foreign-born scholars. In addition to the culture shock that immigrants experiences in unfamiliar countries, these scholars often undergo what the authors refer to as "pedagogical shock." Through autobiographical...

    Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Knowledge Mobilisation and the Social Sciences

    Research Impact and Engagement

    Edited by Jon Bannister, Irene Hardill

    Series: Contemporary Issues in Social Science

    The essays presented in this volume examine knowledge mobilisation and its relation to research impact and engagement. The social sciences matter because they can help us to understand and address the complex challenges confronting society. This is particularly true in an era of significant...

    Published November 27th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Politics of Compulsive Education

    Racism and learner-citizenship

    By Karl Kitching

    Series: Routledge Research in Education Policy and Politics

    The marketised and securitised shaping of formal education sites in terms of risk prevention strategies have transformed what it means to be a learner and a citizen. In this book, Karl Kitching explores racialised dimensions to suggest how individuals and collectives are increasingly made...

    Published November 25th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Interrogating Critical Pedagogy

    The Voices of Educators of Color in the Movement

    Edited by Pierre Wilbert Orelus, Rochelle Brock

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Educators, teacher practitioners, and social activists have successfully used critical pedagogy as a tool to help marginalized students develop awareness and seek alternative solutions to their poor educational and socioeconomic situations. However, this theory is often criticized as being mostly...

    Published November 18th 2014 by Routledge