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  1. 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

  2. Teaching Critical Thinking

    Practical Wisdom

    By bell hooks

    In Teaching Critical Thinking, renowned cultural critic and progressive educator bell hooks addresses some of the most compelling issues facing teachers in and out of the classroom today. In a series of short, accessible, and enlightening essays, hooks explores the confounding and sometimes...

    Published September 14th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Activity Theory in Practice

    Promoting Learning Across Boundaries and Agencies

    Edited by Harry Daniels, Anne Edwards, Yrjo Engeström, Tony Gallagher, Sten R. Ludvigsen

    This ground-breaking book brings together cutting-edge researchers who study the transformation of practice through the enhancement and transformation of expertise. This is an important moment for such a contribution because expertise is in transition - moving toward collaboration in...

    Published August 19th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Contemporary Perspectives on Reading and Spelling

    Edited by Clare Wood, Vincent Connelly

    Series: New Perspectives on Learning and Instruction

    With contributions from leading international researchers, Contemporary Perspectives on Reading and Spelling offers a critique of current thinking on the research literature into reading, reading comprehension and writing. Each paper in this volume provides an account of empirical research that...

    Published July 16th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Supporting Children's Learning in the Early Years

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Linda Miller, Carrie Cable, Gill Goodliff

    Supporting Children’s Learning in the Early Years is aimed at early years practitioners who are developing their knowledge and understanding of professional practice through studying at undergraduate level. The book encourages readers to consider their professional development as reflective...

    Published July 9th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Knowledge, Power and Educational Reform

    Applying the Sociology of Basil Bernstein

    Edited by Rob Moore, Madeleine Arnot, John Beck, Harry Daniels

    This book is made up of a selection of writings from an international team of scholars, highlighting the contribution made to the field of educational policy and educational policy research by Basil Bernstein's work on the sociology of pedagogy. These contributors explore, analyse and engage with...

    Published June 28th 2009 by Routledge

  7. The Worldliness of a Cosmopolitan Education

    Passionate Lives in Public Service

    By William F. Pinar

    Series: Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

    Pinar positions himself against three pressing problems of the profession: the crime of collectivism that identity politics commits, the devaluation of academic knowledge by the programmatic preoccupations of teacher education, and the effacement of educational experience by standardized...

    Published June 2nd 2009 by Routledge

  8. Transformation of Knowledge through Classroom Interaction

    Edited by Baruch Schwarz, Tommy Dreyfus, Rina Hershkowitz

    Series: New Perspectives on Learning and Instruction

    Classrooms provide extremely varied settings in which learning may take place, including teacher-led conversations, small group unguided discussions, individual problem solving or computer supported collaborative learning (CSCL). Transformation of Knowledge through Classroom Interaction examines...

    Published April 8th 2009 by Routledge

  9. The Routledge Companion to Dyslexia

    Edited by Gavin Reid

    The Routledge Companion to Dyslexia is a ground-breaking analysis of the whole field of dyslexia by a distinguished team of international contributors and editors, engaged in literacy, inclusion and learning. Their diverse perspectives and wide expertise make this invaluable guide one of the most...

    Published February 26th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Critical Perspectives on bell hooks

    Edited by Maria del Guadalupe Davidson, George Yancy

    Series: Critical Social Thought

    Although bell hooks has long challenged the dominant paradigms of race, class, and gender, there has never been a comprehensive book critically reflecting upon this seminal scholar’s body of work. Her written works aim to transgress and disrupt those codes that exclude others as intellectually...

    Published February 22nd 2009 by Routledge