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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Debating Special Education

    By Michael Farrell

    Debating Special Education is a provocative yet timely book examining a range of criticisms made of special education in recent years. Michael Farrell analyses several key debates in special education giving balanced critical responses to inform policy and practice for the future of special...

    Published April 11th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Liberalism, Neoliberalism, Social Democracy

    Thin Communitarian Perspectives on Political Philosophy and Education

    By Mark Olssen

    Series: Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

    The Credit Crunch of 2008 has exposed the fallacies of neoliberalism and its thesis of the self-regulating market, which has been ascendant in both economic theory and policy over the last 30 years. In moving beyond neoliberalism, social democratic arguments are once again coming to the fore;...

    Published March 17th 2010 by Routledge

  7. Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Learning to Read

    Culture, Cognition and Pedagogy

    Edited by Kathy Hall, Usha Goswami, Colin Harrison, Sue Ellis, Janet Soler

    Series: Routledge Psychology in Education

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Learning to Read brings together different disciplinary perspectives and studies on reading for all those who seek to extend and enrich the current practice, research and policy debates. The breadth of knowledge that underpins pedagogy is a central theme and the...

    Published March 8th 2010 by Routledge

  8. The Routledge International Handbook of English, Language and Literacy Teaching

    Edited by Dominic Wyse, Richard Andrews, James Hoffman

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks of Education

    Edited by three authorities in the field, this Handbook presents contributions from experts across the world who report the cutting-edge of international research. It is ground-breaking in its holistic, evidence-informed account that aims to synthesize key messages for policy and practice in...

    Published February 11th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Handbook of Public Pedagogy

    Education and Learning Beyond Schooling

    Edited by Jennifer A. Sandlin, Brian D. Schultz, Jake Burdick

    Series: Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

    Bringing together scholars, public intellectuals, and activists from across the field of education, the Handbook of Public Pedagogy explores and maps the terrain of this burgeoning field. For the first time in one comprehensive volume, readers will be able to learn about the history and scope of...

    Published December 8th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Encyclopedia of Primary Education

    By Denis Hayes

    Unique in its field, the Encyclopedia of Primary Education brings together a wide-ranging body of information relating to current educational practice in a single indispensable volume. This book provides a series of descriptions, definitions and explanations that engage with important practical and...

    Published November 17th 2009 by David Fulton Publishers