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Forthcoming Urban Education Books

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Forthcoming Books

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  1. Underprivileged School Children and the Assault on Dignity

    Policy Challenges and Resistance

    Edited by Julia Hall

    Series: Routledge Studies in Education and Neoliberalism

    Every day, children living in low-income communities have no choice but to grow up in a climate where they experience multiple unending assaults to their sense of dignity. This volume applies theoretical and historical insights to think through the increasingly undignified realities of life in...

    To Be Published July 8th 2014 by Routledge

  2. African Americans and Homeschooling

    Motivations, Opportunities and Challenges

    Edited by Ama Mazama, Garvey Musumunu

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Despite greater access to formal education, both disadvantaged and middle-class black students continue to struggle academically, causing a growing number of black parents to turn to homeschooling. This book is an in-depth exploration of the motivations behind black parents’ decision to educate...

    To Be Published August 20th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Youth, Critical Literacies, and Civic Engagement

    Literacy in the Lives of Adolescents

    By Theresa Rogers, Kari-Lynn Winters, Mia Perry, Anne-Marie LaMonde

    Examining the arts, media, and critical literacy practices of urban youth in and out of schools, this book studies how their critical literacy practices reflect important cultural messages about the interplay of local and global civic engagement. Through stories of youth using their many...

    To Be Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Navigating Model Minority Stereotypes

    South Asian and Indian Youth

    By Rupam Saran

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Though Asian Indians are typically thought of as a "model minority", not much is known about the school experiences of their children. Positive stereotyping of these immigrants and their children often masks educational needs and issues, creates class divides within the Indian-American community,...

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Mapping Corporate Education Reform

    Power and Policy Networks in the Neoliberal State

    Edited by Wayne Au, Joseph J. Ferrare

    Series: Critical Social Thought

    Mapping Corporate Education Reform outlines the relationships between education policy actors within the current, neoliberal reform context in the U.S. and increasingly, around the world. Utilizing social network analysis as well as powerful data visualization methods, the authors of this...

    To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Routledge

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