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  1. African Americans and Homeschooling

    Motivations, Opportunities and Challenges

    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 September 8th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Youth, Critical Literacies, and Civic Engagement

    Arts, Media, and Literacy in the Lives of Adolescents

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

    Through stories of youth using their many voices in and out of school to explore and express their ideas about the world, this book brings to the forefront the reality of lived literacy experiences of adolescents in today’s culture in which literacy practices reflect important cultural messages...

    To Be Published December 10th 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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

  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 March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Rethinking Field Experiences in Pre-service Teacher Preparation

    Meeting New Challenges for Accountability

    Edited by Etta R. Hollins

    The focus of this book is the centrality of clinical experiences in preparing teachers to work with students from diverse cultural, economic, and experiential backgrounds. The contributors provide detailed descriptions of theoretically grounded, research-based practices in programs that prepare...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Female Students and Cultures of Violence in Cities

    Edited by Julia Hall

    Series: Routledge Studies in Education and Neoliberalism

    As the economy constricts, it seems living with a chronic sense of fear and anxiety is the new normal for a growing number of urban females. Many females are susceptible to victimization by cumulative strands of violence in school, their communities, families and partnerships. Exposure to violence...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Immigrant Children in Transcultural Spaces

    Language, Literacy, and Love

    By Marjorie Faulstich Orellana

    Series: Expanding Literacies in Education

    Grounded in both theory and practice, with implications for both, this book is about children’s perspectives on the borders that society erects, and their actual, symbolic, ideational and metaphorical movement across those borders. Based on extensive ethnographic data on children of immigrants as...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

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