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Forthcoming Urban Education Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Student Voice and School Governance

    Distributing Leadership to Youth and Adults

    By Marc Brasof

    Series: Routledge Research in Educational Leadership

    While student voice has been well-defined in research, how to sustain youth-adult leadership work is less understood. Students are rarely invited to lead school reform efforts, and when they are, their voice is silenced by the structural arrangements and socio-cultural conditions found in schools....

    To Be Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 July 28th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 August 11th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Navigating Model Minority Stereotypes

    Asian Indian Youth in South Asian Diaspora

    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 August 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Hope and Healing in Urban Education

    How Urban Activists and Teachers are Reclaiming Matters of the Heart

    By Shawn Ginwright

    Hope and Healing in Urban Education proposes a new movement of healing justice to repair the damage done by the erosion of hope resulting from structural violence in urban communities. Drawing on ethnographic case studies from around the country, this book chronicles how teacher activists employ...

    To Be Published August 24th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Educating African American Students

    And How Are The Children?

    By Gloria Swindler Boutte

    Focused on preparing educators to teach African American students, this straightforward and teacher-friendly text features a careful balance of published scholarship, a framework for culturally relevant and critical pedagogy, research-based case studies of model teachers, and tested culturally...

    To Be Published September 4th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Afrocentric Praxis of Teaching for Freedom

    Connecting Culture to Learning

    By Joyce E. King, Ellen E. Swartz

    The Afrocentric Praxis of Teaching for Freedom explains and illustrates how an African worldview, as a platform for culture-based teaching and learning, helps educators to retrieve African heritage and cultural knowledge which have been historically discounted and decoupled from teaching and...

    To Be Published September 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Learning Relations (Routledge Revivals)

    By Doreen Grant

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Dissatisfied with the effects of schooling on children from low-income families, Doreen Grant left her post as head of a secondary school in Liverpool and turned to research for solutions to this perennial social problem. This is a popular account of her involvement with under-privileged Glaswegian...

    To Be Published September 28th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Immigrant Children in Transcultural Spaces

    Language, Learning, 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 (...

    To Be Published October 8th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Doing Youth Participatory Action Research

    A Methodological Handbook for Researchers, Educators, and Youth

    By Nicole Mirra, Antero Garcia, Ernest Morrell

    Series: Language, Culture, and Teaching Series

    Doing Youth Participatory Action Research is a synthesis of theory, research, and practice that situates YPAR within the deeper context of public education itself. With its multiplicity of voices but clear focus on the theory and process of YPAR, it makes an important contribution by breaking down...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge