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  1. The Academic Citizen

    The Virtue of Service in University Life

    By Bruce Macfarlane

    Series: Key Issues in Higher Education

    With increasing focus on excellence in research and teaching, the service role of the individual academic is often neglected. This book calls for greater recognition of this important aspect of academic life, highlighting the importance of mentoring, committee work and pastoral care in the daily...

    Published April 5th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Physical Literacy

    Throughout the Lifecourse

    Edited by Margaret Whitehead

    Series: Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

    What is physical literacy? What are the benefits of being physically literate? The term ‘physical literacy’ describes the motivation, confidence, physical competence, understanding and knowledge that individuals develop in order to maintain physical activity at an appropriate level throughout their...

    Published March 24th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Foundations of Education

    The Essential Texts

    Edited by Susan F. Semel

    Foundations of Education helps aspiring teachers interpret the craft of teaching within the historical, philosophical, cultural, and social contexts of education inside and outside of schools. This volume contains substantial selections from those works widely regarded as central to the development...

    Published March 14th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Art and Creativity in Reggio Emilia

    Exploring the Role and Potential of Ateliers in Early Childhood Education

    By Vea Vecchi

    Series: Contesting Early Childhood

    This book explores the contribution of and art and creativity to early education, and examines the role of the atelier (an arts workshop in a school) and atelierista (an educator with an arts background) in the pioneering pre-schools of Reggio Emilia. It does so through the unique experience of Vea...

    Published March 9th 2010 by Routledge

  5. International Library of the Philosophy of Education

    By Charles Bailey

    Series: Routledge Library Editions

    International Library of the Philosophy of Education reprints twenty-four distinguished texts published in this field over the last half-century and includes works by authors such as Reginald D. Archambault, Charles Bailey, Robin Barrow, Norman J. Bull, D. E. Cooper, R. F. Dearden, Kieran...

    Published January 24th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Ethics for Criminal Justice Professionals

    By Cliff Roberson, Scott Mire

    Increasing concerns about the accountability of criminal justice professionals at all levels has placed a heightened focus on the behavior of those who work in the system. Judges, attorneys, police, and prison employees are all under increased scrutiny from the public and the media. Ethics for...

    Published December 7th 2009 by CRC Press

  7. Educational Judgments (International Library of the Philosophy of Education Volume 9)

    Papers in the Philosophy of Education

    Edited by F. Doyle James

    The topics covered in this volume, originally published in 1973, include the need for a more adequate concept or definition of education, the issue of whether indoctrination is compatible with education, particularly with moral education, and the processes of judging the merits of different...

    Published December 7th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Philosophers as Educational Reformers (International Library of the Philosophy of Education Volume 10)

    The Influence of Idealism on British Educational Thought

    By Peter Gordon, John White

    This volume assesses how far the ideas and achievements of the 19th century British Idealist philosophical reformers are still important for us today when considering fundamental questions about the structure and objectives of the education system in England and Wales. Part 1 examines...

    Published December 7th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Beyond the Present and the Particular (International Library of the Philosophy of Education Volume 2)

    A Theory of Liberal Education

    By Charles H. Bailey

    Charles Bailey advances a modern characterization and justification of liberal education and defends such a view of liberal education against contemporary challenges. The book will be of special value to those guiding educational policy, designing curricula and reflecting on their own teaching...

    Published December 6th 2009 by Routledge

  10. The Routledge Education Studies Textbook

    Edited by James Arthur, Ian Davies

    The Routledge Education Studies Textbook is an academically wide-ranging and appropriately challenging resource for students beyond the introductory stages of a degree programme in Education Studies. Written in a clear and engaging style, the chapters are divided into three sections that...

    Published December 2nd 2009 by Routledge