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Forthcoming Equality & Human Rights Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Social Inequalities (Re)formed

    Consulting pupils about learning

    By Madeleine Arnot, Diane Reay

    The increasing international interest in pupil consultation has been partly fuelled by the encouragement of personalised/individualised learning strategies and the involvement of pupils in their learning. Drawing on an in-depth study which consulted eight to fourteen year old pupils from...

    To Be Published January 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Faces of Discrimination in Higher Education in India

    Quota policy, social justice and the Dalits

    By Samson K. Ovichegan

    Series: Routledge Research in Educational Equality and Diversity

    This book illuminates the experiences of a set of students and faculty who are members of the Dalit caste – commonly known as the ‘untouchables’ – who are relatively ‘successful’ in that they attend or are academics at a prestigious university. The book provides a background to the study, exploring...

    To Be Published February 26th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Affirmative Action and Racial Equity

    Considering the Fisher Case to Forge the Path Ahead

    Edited by Uma M. Jayakumar, Liliana M. Garces

    The highly anticipated U.S. Supreme Court decision in Fisher v. University of Texas placed a greater onus on higher education institutions to provide evidence supporting the need for affirmative action policies on their respective campuses. It is now more critical than ever that institutional...

    To Be Published April 6th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Inequality, Power and School Success

    Case Studies on Racial Disparity and Opportunity in Education

    Edited by Gilberto Conchas, Michael Gottfried

    Series: Routledge Research in Educational Equality and Diversity

    This volume highlights issues of power, inequality and resistance for African American and Latino/a students in distinct US and international contexts. Through a collection of case studies it links universal issues relating to inequality in education, such as Latino and African American males in...

    To Be Published May 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Handbook of International Education and Development

    Edited by Simon McGrath, Qing Gu

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    This timely Handbook takes stock of the range of debates that characterise the field of international education and development, and suggests key aspects of a research agenda for the next period. It is deliberately divergent in its approach, recognising the major ideological and epistemological...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Social Justice and Transformative Learning

    Culture and Identity in the United States and South Africa

    Edited by Saundra Tomlinson-Clarke, Darren Clarke

    Series: Routledge Research in Educational Equality and Diversity

    The similarities between the United States and South Africa with respect to race, power, oppression and economic inequities are striking, and a better understanding of these parallels can provide educational gains for students and educators in both countries. The South Africa Initiative (SAI) is an...

    To Be Published July 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Leading for Change

    Race, intimacy and the post-apartheid university

    By Jonathan Jansen

    Series: Routledge Research in Educational Leadership

    This book offers new theoretical ground for thinking about, and transforming, leadership and higher education worldwide. It examines the construct of intimacy and ‘nearness’, including emotional, spiritual, psychic, intellectual, and physical closeness, demonstrating its power to influence positive...

    To Be Published August 20th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Giving Voice to Democracy in Music Education

    Diversity and Social Justice in the Classroom

    Edited by Lisa DeLorenzo

    Series: Routledge Studies in Music Education

    Addressing how the arts present opportunities to shape democratic awareness through political, pedagogical, and humanistic perspectives, this book explores methods for translating these ideas into meaningful music teaching practice. Focusing on democracy as a vital dimension in teaching music, the...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Race and Colorism in Education

    By Carla Monroe

    Series: Routledge Research in Educational Equality and Diversity

    Although colorism is a well-known concept in the social science community, few scholars have investigated its role and implications in the field of education. This volume presents the connections between race and colorism in P-16 schooling by questioning how variations in skin tone, as well as...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Higher Education Access for Working-Class Students

    Inequalities, Outcomes and Opportunities

    Edited by Amy Stich, Carrie Freie

    Series: Routledge Research in Higher Education

    Though traditional working-class jobs now demand higher levels of education, educational policies make it increasingly difficult for working-class students to afford tuition at four-year colleges and universities, placing them in low-ranking institutions with plummeting retention and completion...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge