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  1. Critical Realist Activity Theory

    An engagement with critical realism and cultural-historical activity theory

    By Iskra Nunez

    Series: New Studies in Critical Realism and Education (Routledge Critical Realism)

    Critical Realist Activity Theory provides an exciting new contribution to the New Studies in Critical Realism and Education series by showing how the nature of learning is tantamount to the critical realist notion of the dialectic. The science of learning is too important to leave solely to the...

    Published August 7th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Wonder-Full Education

    The Centrality of Wonder in Teaching and Learning Across the Curriculum

    Edited by Kieran Egan, Annabella I. Cant, Gillian Judson

    For many children much of the time their experience in classrooms can be rather dull, and yet the world the school is supposed to initiate children into is full of wonder. This book offers a rich understanding of the nature and roles of wonder in general and provides multiple suggestions for to how...

    Published August 5th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Collaboration in Education

    Edited by Judith J. Slater, Ruth Ravid

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Collaboration in Education establishes a needed framework for school/university collaborations that will be critical for others wishing to reproduce and participate in these partnerships. The contributors explore the elements necessary for sustainable collaboration in order to provide a frame...

    Published August 5th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Autobiographical Writing and Identity in EFL Education

    By Shizhou Yang

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    The book explores the pedagogical potential of autobiographical writing in English-as-a-foreign language, approaching the topic from an educational, longitudinal, dialogical, and social perspective. Through a number of case studies, the author delineates four phases that EFL writers may experience...

    Published July 28th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Teacher Education for Critical Consumption of Mass Media and Popular Culture

    By Stephanie A. Flores-Koulish

    Series: RoutledgeFalmer Studies in Higher Education

    The study develops a baseline of knowledge to encourage the inclusion of media literacy education in teacher education....

    Published July 25th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Making a Difference in Theory

    The theory question in education and the education question in theory

    Edited by Gert Biesta, Julie Allan, Richard Edwards

    Series: Theorizing Education

    Making a Difference in Theory brings together original work from an international group of authors on the roles of theory in educational research and practice. The book discusses the different roles theory plays, can play and should play, both from a historical perspective and in light of...

    Published July 9th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Educating for Peace in a Time of Permanent War

    Are Schools Part of the Solution or the Problem?

    Edited by Paul R. Carr, Brad J. Porfilio

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    What is the meaning of peace, why should we study it, and how should we achieve it? Although there are an increasing number of manuscripts, curricula and initiatives that grapple with some strand of peace education, there is, nonetheless, a dearth of critical, cross-disciplinary, international...

    Published July 7th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Languages of Education

    Protestant Legacies, National Identities, and Global Aspirations

    By Daniel Tröhler

    Series: Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

    In this landmark contribution to the study of the formation of the modern school, Daniel Tröhler applies one of the most recognized methods of historical research to an analysis of the "language" of the academic discipline of education. Arguing the value of looking at languages rather than...

    Published July 7th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Race, Ethnography and Education

    Edited by Rodney K Hopson, Adrienne D Dixson

    This book focuses on race and ethnography, and in particular, it addresses two significant issues. Firstly, leading thinkers and emerging scholars in the field explicate the complicated nature of race intersections, theories, and meanings in educational ethnography. The ethnographic accounts...

    Published June 30th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Education and Masculinities

    Social, cultural and global transformations

    By Chris Haywood, Mairtin Mac an Ghaill

    Series: Foundations and Futures of Education

    Across media, academy and popular culture in western societies there is much talk of an implosion of the modern gender order. Education is often presented as a key site in which a crisis of masculinity is played out, and schools have become a focus for practical attempts to reconcile social and...

    Published June 11th 2013 by Routledge