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  1. Sociocultural Research on Mathematics Education

    An International Perspective

    Edited by Bill Atweh, Helen Forgasz, Ben Nebres

    This volume--the first to bring together research on sociocultural aspects of mathematics education--presents contemporary and international perspectives on social justice and equity issues that impact mathematics education. In particular, it highlights the importance of three interacting and...

    Published January 1st 2001 by Routledge

  2. Social Literacy, Citizenship Education and the National Curriculum

    By James Arthur, Jon Davison, William Stow

    This timely book looks at social literacy within the revised National Curriculum which places an obligation on schools and teachers to promote social cohesion, community involvement and a sense of social responsibility among young people.Social Literacy, Citizenship Education and the National...

    Published December 7th 2000 by Routledge

  3. Images of Schoolteachers in America

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Pamela Bolotin Joseph, Gail E. Burnaford

    This book explores images of schoolteachers in America from the beginning of the 20th century to the present, using a wide range of approaches to scholarship and writing. It is intended for both experienced and aspiring teachers to use as a springboard for discussion and reflection about the...

    Published December 1st 2000 by Routledge

  4. Remaining and Becoming

    Cultural Crosscurrents in An Hispano School

    By Shelley Roberts

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    Remaining and Becoming: Cultural Crosscurrents in an Hispano School deals with the politics of identity and the concept of boundaries during a time of rapid change. It investigates how the role of schooling for Hispanos in the Norteño School District (a pseudonym) in Northern New Mexico--a...

    Published December 1st 2000 by Routledge

  5. Challenging Democracy

    International Perspectives on Gender and Citizenship

    Edited by Madeleine Arnot, Jo-Anne Dillabough

    This collection establishes a highly topical, new, international field of study: that of gender, education and citizenship. It brings together for the first time important cutting-edge research on the contribution of the educational system to the formation of male and female citizens. It shows how...

    Published November 30th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Teachers Doing Research

    The Power of Action Through Inquiry, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Gail E. Burnaford, Joseph Fischer, David Hobson

    This popular text describes the processes of doing teacher action research. But it is much more than a dry presentation of "methods." Filled with examples of teacher action research projects, provided by teachers themselves, the book places teachers at the heart of the action research process....

    Published November 1st 2000 by Routledge

  7. Multiple and intersecting Identities in Qualitative Research

    Edited by Betty Merchant, Arlette Ingram Willis

    This book extends the current discourse on the role of cultural knowledge in qualitative research, especially research conducted by women of color within their own community. Each author reports on her attempts to conceptualize herself as a researcher while simultaneously trying to honor her...

    Published November 1st 2000 by Psychology Press

  8. Women, Class And Education

    By Jane Thompson

    Making use of theory, reflection, narrativity and auto/biographical writing, Jane Thompson provides a comprehensive understanding of what learning really means, and what education can contribute to the struggles of working class women intent on changing the circumstances of their lives. Organized...

    Published October 12th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Rethinking Family-school Relations

    A Critique of Parental involvement in Schooling

    By Maria Eulina de Carvalho

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    This book addresses the complications and implications of parental involvement as a policy, through an exploratory theoretical approach, including historical and sociological accounts and personal reflection. This approach represents the author's effort to understand the origins, meanings, and...

    Published October 1st 2000 by Routledge

  10. Education, Work and Social Capital

    Towards a New Conception of Vocational Training

    By Christopher Winch

    Series: Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

    This book provides an integrated treatment of the relationship between political economy and vocational education at the beginning of the twenty-first century. Approaching the subject from a philosophical perspective the author engages with debates about* the work-related aims of education * the...

    Published September 21st 2000 by Routledge