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  1. Sourcebook of Experiential Education

    Key Thinkers and Their Contributions

    Edited by Thomas E. Smith, Clifford E. Knapp

    Experiential education is a philosophy and methodology for building knowledge, developing skills, and clarifying values by engaging learners in direct experience and focused reflection. To understand experiential education, what should one be reading? This sourcebook introduces philosophers,...

    Published December 6th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Knowledge and Identity

    Concepts and Applications in Bernstein's Sociology

    Edited by Gabrielle Ivinson, Brian Davies, John Fitz

    What in the digital era is knowledge? Who has knowledge and whose knowledge has value? Postmodernism has introduced a relativist flavour into educational research such that big questions about the purposes of education have tended to be eclipsed by minutiae. Changes in economic and financial...

    Published November 16th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Cultures of Curriculum

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Pamela Bolotin Joseph

    Series: Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

    Using "cultures of curriculum" as a lens, this clear, compelling text reveals and critically examines the belief systems and classroom practices of curricular orientations in contemporary American society. It is designed to foster awareness, examination, and deliberation about the curricula planned...

    Published November 7th 2010 by Routledge

  4. The Routledge International Handbook of Lifelong Learning

    Edited by Peter Jarvis

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks of Education

    As lifelong learning grows in popularity, few comprehensive pictures of the phenomenon have emerged. The Routledge International Handbook of Lifelong Learning provides a disciplined and complete overview of lifelong learning internationally. The theoretical structure puts the learner at the centre...

    Published October 28th 2010 by Routledge

  5. In Praise of the Cognitive Emotions (Routledge Revivals)

    And Other Essays in the Philosophy of Education

    By Israel Scheffler

    First published in 1991, In Praise of Cognitive Emotions comprises fourteen of Scheffler's most recent essays - all of which challenge contemporary notions of education and rationality. While defending the ideal of rationality, he insists that rationality not be identified with a mental faculty or...

    Published September 30th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Troubling Gender in Education

    Edited by Jo-Anne Dillabough, Julie McLeod, Martin Mills

    This book explores new questions and lines of analysis within the field of ‘gender and education’, conveying some of the style and diversity of contemporary research directions. It celebrates as well as assesses the achievements of feminist work in education, acknowledging this legacy while also ‘...

    Published September 30th 2010 by Routledge

  7. Education – An 'Impossible Profession'?

    Psychoanalytic Explorations of Learning and Classrooms

    By Tamara Bibby

    Series: Foundations and Futures of Education

    In classrooms and lectures we learn not only about academic topics but also about ourselves, our peers and how people and ideas interact. Education – An Impossible Profession extends the ways in which we might think about these processes by offering a refreshing reconsideration of key...

    Published September 1st 2010 by Routledge

  8. Disciplines of Education

    Their Role in the Future of Education Research

    Edited by John Furlong, Martin Lawn

    Are the disciplines of education ghosts of a productive past or creative and useful forms of inquiry? Are they in a demographic and organisational crisis today? The contribution of the ‘foundation disciplines’ of sociology, psychology, philosophy, history and economics to the study of...

    Published August 3rd 2010 by Routledge

  9. Confronting Obstacles to Inclusion

    International Responses to Developing Inclusive Education

    Edited by Richard Rose

    Series: David Fulton / Nasen

    Confronting Obstacles to Inclusion uniquely and comprehensively addresses interpretations of inclusive education by drawing upon the experiences and expertise of leading writers and academics who have direct experience of teaching and researching this area around the world. This landmark...

    Published June 24th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Education, Politics and Religion

    Reconciling the Civil and the Sacred in Education

    By James Arthur, Liam Gearon, Alan Sears

    In recent years a number of popular books have savaged religion arguing it is a dangerous delusion that poisons human societies and relationships. This is but the most recent manifestation of a secularising agenda that has been sweeping contemporary democratic societies since the Enlightenment....

    Published June 16th 2010 by Routledge