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New and Published Books

  1. Handbook of Research in Education Finance and Policy

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Helen F. Ladd, Margaret E. Goertz

    Sponsored by the Association for Education Finance and Policy (AEFP), the second edition of this groundbreaking handbook assembles in one place the existing research-based knowledge in education finance and policy, with particular attention to elementary and secondary education. Chapters from the...

    Published January 20th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Identity, Neoliberalism and Aspiration

    Educating white working-class boys

    By Garth Stahl

    Series: Routledge Research in Educational Equality and Diversity

    In recent years there has been growing concern over the pervasive disparities in academic achievement that are highly influenced by ethnicity, class and gender. Specifically, within the neoliberal policy rhetoric, there has been concern over underachievement of working-class young males,...

    Published January 20th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Learning and Inclusion (Routledge Revivals)

    The Cleves School Experience

    By Priscilla Alderson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Mainstream schools are consistently faced with numerous and often contradictory requirements, both to achieve high results and to be inclusive and incorporate children of every ability. This title, first published in 1999, describes how one renowned inclusive community school, Cleves School,...

    Published January 19th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Bourdieu and the Field of Education Policy

    Understanding globalization, mediatization, implementation

    By Bob Lingard, Shaun Rawolle

    The work of the late French sociologist Pierre Bourdieu has had huge impact on the social sciences and the field of education studies. Within education, however, the main focus has been his early work on the reproduction of inequality through schooling which as made effective usage of his concepts...

    Published January 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Knowledge, Power, and Education

    The Selected Works of Michael W. Apple

    Edited by Michael W. Apple

    For more than three decades, Michael W. Apple has sought to uncover and articulate the connections among knowledge, teaching, and power in education. His germinal was a watershed title in critical education studies, and has remained in print since its publication in 1979. The more than two dozen...

    Published December 18th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Pedagogy, Praxis and Purpose in Education

    By C.M. Mulcahy, D.E. Mulcahy, D.G. Mulcahy

    Series: Routledge Research in Education Policy and Politics

    Recent years have shown the growth of federal legislation and programs having a profound impact on educational policy and practice, and a decline in reliance on broadly based educational justifications. Paralleling this development has been the emergence of well-endowed and influential private...

    Published December 18th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Case Studies in Curriculum Change

    Great Britain and the United States

    Edited by William A Reid, Decker F. Walker

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    One of the educationist’s major concerns today is to find effective ways of translating new goals for the curriculum into classroom practices. American and British contributions analyse curriculum change as it actually occurs, with people, institutions and constraints of time and money acknowledged...

    Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Dependence and Interdependence in Education

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Keith Watson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume provides an international perspective on educational dependency in considering both theories and actual developments throughout the world. Some less developed countries, in expanding their education systems, have emulated Western academic-style systems and have increased their...

    Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Theory and Practice of Curriculum Studies

    By Denis Lawton

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book deals with curriculum issues and problems, and one of its aims is to help practising teachers to clarify their own theory and practice in relation to the curriculum. The contributors look at three popular theories or sets of assumptions held by teachers: the child-centred view of...

    Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Essays on Political Education

    By Bernard Crick, Derek Heater

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    In the 1960s and 1970s there was a remarkable development of interest in political education not only in Britain but also in other countries, namely the USA, Germany and Australia. This volume provides scholars and teachers in this field with a picture of British work in the area of political...

    Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge