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  1. Poverty and Schooling

    A Special Issue of Educational Studies

    Edited by Sue Books, Valerie Polakow

    First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 1st 2001 by Routledge

  2. Education, Social Justice and Inter-Agency Working

    Joined Up or Fractured Policy?

    Edited by Sheila Riddell, Lyn Tett

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This book explores policy and practice in a range of areas where education and other agencies (health, social and employment services and housing) interact. Its theme, of joined up policy and inter-agency working, is central to all those interested in promoting social justice for adults and...

    Published September 13th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Gender and Teaching

    By Frances A. Maher, Janie Victoria Ward

    Series: Reflective Teaching and the Social Conditions of Schooling Series

    Gender and Teaching provides a vivid, focused, and interactive overview of the important gender issues in education today. This is accomplished through conversations among experts, practitioners, and readers that are informed by representative case studies and by a range of theoretical approaches...

    Published September 1st 2001 by Routledge

  4. Youth, Education and Risk

    Facing the Future

    By Peter Dwyer, Johanna Wyn

    Youth, Education and Risk: Facing the Future provides a provocative and valuable insight into how the dramatic social and economic changes of the last twenty years have affected the lives of Western youth. Covering young people's attitudes towards relationships and health, the authors provide a...

    Published July 26th 2001 by Routledge

  5. Writing the Qualitative Dissertation

    Understanding by Doing, 2nd Edition

    By Judith M. Meloy

    The purpose of this book is to share, in rich detail, an understanding of how it feels and what it means to do qualitative research, and to provide support for doctoral students who choose this form of inquiry for their dissertation research....

    Published July 1st 2001 by Psychology Press

  6. Globalization and Women in Academia

    North/west-south/east

    By Carmen Luke

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    In this cross-cultural exploration of the comparative experiences of Asian and Western women in higher education management, leading feminist theorist Carmen Luke constructs a provocative framework that situates her own standpoint and experiences alongside those of Asian women she studied over a...

    Published June 1st 2001 by Routledge

  7. Educating Young Adolescent Girls

    Edited by Patricia O'Reilly, Elizabeth M. Penn, Kathleen B. deMarrais

    This text for preservice and in-service teacher education courses shows how schools can educate girls and promote their positive self-esteem at the same time. Its purpose is to help teachers facilitate the development of gender-equitable schools and classrooms. Taking a feminist developmental...

    Published June 1st 2001 by Routledge

  8. Globalization and Educational Rights

    An Intercivilizational Analysis

    By Joel Spring

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    This is the first book to explore the meaning of equality and freedom of education in a global context and their relationship to the universal right to education. It also proposes evaluating school systems according to their achievement of equality and freedom. Education in the 21st century is...

    Published June 1st 2001 by Routledge

  9. Global Constructions of Multicultural Education

    Theories and Realities

    Edited by Carl A. Grant, Joy L. Lei

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    This book tells us how various global regions are dealing with three major concerns within the field of multicultural education: *the conceptualization and realization of "difference" and "diversity"; *the inclusion and exclusion of social groups within a definition of multicultural education; and...

    Published June 1st 2001 by Routledge

  10. Being Gay and Lesbian in a Catholic High School

    Beyond the Uniform

    By John Dececco, Phd, Michael Maher, Mary Elizabeth Sperry

    Recognize the homophobia and anti-gay violence in a respected institution!The only study of its kind, Being Gay and Lesbian in a Catholic High School: Beyond the Uniform offers compelling evidence to Catholic educators, clergy, and laypeople that their superb academic institutions are not...

    Published May 14th 2001 by Routledge