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  1. Where State Education Fails

    By Lucie Simpson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Despite being published in the early part of the twentieth century many of the issues this volume discusses are still being debated in education today. The author maintains that state education is not functioning as it should – that the output is not commensurate with the outlay, that education has...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Changing Urban School

    By Robert Thornbury

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The author takes a long look at what goes on in schools, and the roles played by people specifically concerned with them: but finally the problems of the school are seen as indissolubly bound up with the changes that have overtaken urban life. The school cannot be isolated, teachers, administrators...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Education for Sale

    By Eric Midwinter

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Teachers, schools and education authorities invariably hide their considerable lights and their public relations techniques are often inadequate for broadcasting the invaluable work accomplished in schools. This book offers clear-cut and highly –practical advice for every teacher from pre-school to...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Learning for Life

    Politics and Progress in Recurrent Education

    Edited by Frank Molyneux, George Low, Gerry Fowler

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Although the 1970s and 1980s witnessed a widespread reaction against investment in education there has been an extraordinary growth of interest in recurrent education. This book, sponsored by the Association for Recurrent Education, reports these considerable developments in both theory and...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Economics of Education

    By John Sheehan

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book is a survey of the principal aspects of the economics of education, such as the demand for education as consumption and as an investment, good education and economic growth, education and manpower needs, and the finance of education. In some cases in recent years, economic theory has been...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Costs of Education

    By John Vaizey

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This is the first book which authoritatively reviews the UK expenditure on education from 1920 – 1955, both by local authorities and private schools. The book takes the main elements of education in turn and discusses them in detail. There are original studies of local authority finance, of...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Education and the Urban Crisis

    By Frank Field

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Based on two conferences, this volume explores trends during the 1960s and 1970s in inner city areas in the United Kingdom. It describes how the inner city is losing jobs and skilled workers and, as the population falls, the number of disadvantaged people and those claiming benefits is increasing....

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Aspects of Educational Change

    By Ivor Morrish

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    In recent years teachers have realized that change has become a permanent factor on the educational scene and therefore its operation or mechanism must not just be accepted, or even rejected, but above all understood. This book presents an approach towards some real understanding of educational...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Equity, Opportunity and Education in Postcolonial Southeast Asia

    Edited by Cynthia Joseph, Julie Matthews

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

    Equity, Opportunity and Education in Postcolonial Southeast Asia addresses the ways in which colonial histories, nationalist impulses and forces of globalization shape equity and access to education in Southeast Asia. Although increasingly identified as a regional grouping (ASEAN), Malaysia,...

    Published March 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  10. Wired Citizenship

    Youth Learning and Activism in the Middle East

    Edited by Linda Herrera

    Series: Critical Youth Studies

    Wired Citizenship examines the evolving patterns of youth learning and activism in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). In today’s digital age, in which formal schooling often competes with the peer-driven outlets provided by social media, youth all over the globe have forged new models of...

    Published March 20th 2014 by Routledge