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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 175 new and published books in the subject of Education — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. African Americans and Homeschooling

    Motivations, Opportunities and Challenges

    By Ama Mazama, Garvey Musumunu

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Despite greater access to formal education, both disadvantaged and middle-class black students continue to struggle academically, causing a growing number of black parents to turn to homeschooling. This book is an in-depth exploration of the motivations behind black parents’ decision to educate...

    Published September 8th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Neill of Summerhill (Routledge Revivals)

    The Permanent Rebel

    By Jonathan Croall

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    A. S. Neill was arguably the most famous child educator of the twentieth century. He was certainly the most controversial. All over the world, countless parents and teachers have been shocked, delighted or inspired by his subversive ideas about education, or by a visit to ‘that dreadful school’...

    Published August 31st 2014 by Routledge

  3. Therapeutic Practice in Schools Volume Two

    The contemporary adolescent: A clinical workbook for counsellors, psychotherapists and arts therapists

    Edited by Lyn French, Reva Klein

    In common with Therapeutic Practice in Schools: Working with the Child Within (Routledge 2012), this second volume serves as a practical handbook for school-based counsellors, psychotherapists, arts therapists and play therapists working with young people. Written in accessible language, it is...

    Published July 29th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Learning to Teach English in the Secondary School

    A companion to school experience, 4th Edition

    Edited by Jon Davison, Caroline Daly

    Series: Learning to Teach Subjects in the Secondary School Series

    How do you approach teaching English in the contemporary classroom? What is expected of a would-be English teacher? The fourth edition of this best-selling text combines theory and practice to present an indispensable introduction to the opportunities and challenges of teaching English in the...

    Published May 7th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Why Won't My Teenager Talk to Me?

    By John Coleman

    "It’s easier to be a brain surgeon than a really good parent!" No one finds it easy to be a parent of a teenager. How strict or easy-going should you be? What is the best way to support a teenager who is pushing you away? What do you do if homework is being ignored, or if a young person is up half...

    Published April 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Daisaku Ikeda, Language and Education

    Edited by Jason Goulah

    Daisaku Ikeda (b. 1928) is an international Buddhist leader, peacebuilder, prolific author, and the founder of the secular Soka kindergartens, elementary and secondary schools, women’s college and universities in seven countries across Asia and the Americas. He has emerged as an important...

    Published November 13th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Higher Education Reform in China

    Beyond the Expansion

    Edited by W. John Morgan, Bin Wu

    Series: China Policy Series

    A major transformation of Chinese higher education (HE) has taken place over the past decade – China has reshaped its higher education sector from elite to mass education with the number of graduates having quadrupled to three million a year over six years. China is exceptional among lower income...

    Published October 28th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Tsunesaburo Makiguchi (1871-1944)

    Educational Philosophy in Context

    Edited by Jason Goulah, Andrew Gebert

    This edited volume focuses on the life and work of Makiguchi Tsunesaburo (1871-1944), a Japanese elementary schoolteacher, principal, educational philosopher, author, activist, and Buddhist war resister who has emerged as an important figure in international education. Makiguchi is the progenitor...

    Published October 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  9. Space, Place and Inclusive Learning

    Edited by Judy Hemingway, Felicity Armstrong

    This collection explores ways in which theories of space and place can be used in understanding processes of exclusion and inclusion in education. The contributions foreground how the ‘spatial turn’ and geographical knowledges can inform: debates on the relationships between learning, space and...

    Published August 7th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Teacher Education, the University and the Schools

    Papers for Harry Judge

    Edited by David Phillips

    Using the highly successful Oxford model of teacher training and the widely respected work in teacher education of Harry Judge, a number of prominent educationists from around the world contribute chapters on a range of topics relating to the interface between the university and the schools in the...

    Published April 14th 2013 by Routledge