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  1. Classroom Interactions and Social Learning

    From Theory to Practice

    By Kristiina Kumpulainen, David Wray

    Today's classroom presents a wealth of opportunities for social interaction amongst pupils, leading to increased interest in teachers and researchers into the social nature of learning.While classroom interaction can be a valuable tool for learning, it does not necessarily lead to useful...

    Published December 6th 2001 by Routledge

  2. The Foreign Language Educator in Society

    Toward A Critical Pedagogy

    By Timothy G. Reagan, Terry A. Osborn

    This text brings together two significant domains of educational practice: foreign language education and critical pedagogy--linking them in a way that can help foreign language educators develop a critical awareness of the nature, purposes, and challenges facing foreign language pedagogy. Unique...

    Published December 1st 2001 by Routledge

  3. The Pursuit of Excellence Through Education

    Edited by Michel Ferrari

    Series: Educational Psychology Series

    Although specific definitions may change over time, few goals are considered more important to education than the pursuit of academic excellence. There are many different viewpoints on this issue today among educational psychologists and other social scientists. One particularly glaring fault line...

    Published November 1st 2001 by Routledge

  4. Sociology of Sport and Physical Education

    An Introduction

    By Anthony Laker

    This text, intended for undergraduates on various education and sport related degree courses, covers the key, current issues in the field of sociology of sport and physical education. The first section of the text covers the importance of sport in culture, its theoretical background, and...

    Published October 18th 2001 by Routledge

  5. Phonics Exposed

    Understanding and Resisting Systematic Direct Intense Phonics Instruction

    By Richard J. Meyer

    What are the implications of teaching phonics via a systematic direct intense program that mandates all children to experience the same scripted lesson at the same time? This book addresses the question through an in-depth play-by-play description of a phonics lesson as it occurred in a real...

    Published October 1st 2001 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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