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  1. Overcoming Barriers to Student Understanding

    Threshold Concepts and Troublesome Knowledge

    By Jan Meyer, Ray Land

    It has long been a matter of concern to teachers in higher education why certain students ‘get stuck’ at particular points in the curriculum whilst others grasp concepts with comparative ease. What accounts for this variation in student performance and, more importantly, how can teachers change...

    Published March 22nd 2012 by Routledge

  2. Audit Education

    Edited by Karen A. Van Peursem, Elizabeth A. Monk, Richard M.S. Wilson, Ralph W. Adler

    Series: Special issue books from 'Accounting Education: an international journal'

    Audit professionals are valued members of society and are expected to be both skilled and ethical in their decision-making. The role of the auditor extends far beyond that of counting beans by demanding a social and political awareness, a technical knowledge, ethical principles and relationship...

    Published January 30th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Globalization, Knowledge and Labour

    Education for Solidarity within Spaces of Resistance

    Edited by Mario Novelli, Anibel Ferus-Comelo

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    This book begins from the central premise that progressive social change requires collective struggle underpinned by a clear strategy, and that processes of neoliberal globalisation have altered the cartography upon which social struggle takes place. Drawing on insights from the knowledge...

    Published January 30th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Education and Development

    Edited by Walter W. McMahon

    Series: Major Themes in Education

    This series addresses the relation of education to knowledge-based growth and broader measures of development beyond growth, central features of the modern world in which education has a central role. This role includes the effects of education on pure economic growth including it’s effects on the...

    Published October 17th 2011 by Routledge

  5. The Routledge Companion to Education

    Edited by James Arthur, Andrew Peterson

    Who are the key thinkers in education? What are the hot topics in education? Where will education go from here? The Routledge Companion to Education presents the most comprehensive, up-to-date guide available to the key theories, themes and topics in education. Forty specially commissioned chapters...

    Published October 17th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Education and Social Justice in the Era of Globalisation

    Perspectives from India and the UK

    Edited by Marie Lall, Geetha B. Nambissan

    The book discusses the implications of globalization on education from the perspective of social justice. It looks at two countries — India and the UK — to look at how global economic and cultural processes are mediated through nation states, institutional structures and the aspirations of...

    Published October 17th 2011 by Routledge India

  7. Education and Inequality in India

    A Classroom View

    By Manabi Majumdar, Jos Mooij

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    Universalization of primary education has been high on the policy agenda in India. This book looks at the reproduction of social inequalities within the educational system in India, and how this is contested in different ways. It examines whether the concept of `education for all’ is just a...

    Published August 24th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Therapeutic Practice in Schools

    Working with the Child Within: A Clinical Workbook for Counsellors, Psychotherapists and Arts Therapists

    Edited by Lyn French, Reva Klein

    This book is an indispensable guide to providing therapy services for children and adolescents in primary and secondary school settings. The contributors have extensive experience in the field and carefully examine every aspect of the work, ranging from developing an understanding of the school...

    Published August 9th 2011 by Routledge

  9. The Poems of Shelley: Volume Three

    1819 - 1820

    Edited by Jack Donovan, Cian Duffy, Kelvin Everest, Michael Rossington

    Series: Longman Annotated English Poets

    Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822) was one of the major Romantic poets, and wrote what is critically recognised as some of the finest lyric poetry in the English language. This is the third volume which presents all of Shelley’s poems in chronological order and with full annotation. Date and...

    Published January 24th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Chicano School Failure and Success

    Past, Present, and Future, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Richard R. Valencia

    The third edition of the best selling collection, Chicano School Failure and Success presents a complete and comprehensive review of the multiple and complex issues affecting Chicano students today. Richly informative and accessibly written, this edition includes completely revised and updated...

    Published December 16th 2010 by Routledge