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Routledge Library Editions: Education

Routledge Library Editions: Education provides an unparalleled opportunity to purchase books by some of the greatest educationalists, teaching professionals
and policy makers of the twentieth century.

This 244 volume set is available individually in both print and e-book formats or structured by sub-discipline as a minisets with each covering the essential parts of the educational landscape.

  1. Routledge Library Editions: Education: 244 Volume Set

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Routledge Library Editions: Education provides an unparalleled opportunity to purchase books by some of the greatest educationalists, teaching professionals and policy makersof the twentieth century. 244 volumes, available individually in both print and e-book formats or structured by...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Comparative Education

    A Study of Educational Factors and Traditions

    By Nicholas Hans

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book is divided into four parts. In Part One the author considers the natural factors which have influenced the various national systems of education. They comprise racial, linguistic, geographical and economic factors. In Part Two he considers the contribution of religious traditions to...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Higher Education in German Occupied Countries (RLE Edu A)

    By A Wolf

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book gives a comprehensive account of what happened to higher education in Austria, Belgium, the former Czechoslovakia, Denmark, France, Greece, Holland, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Poland, Russia and the former Yugoslavia during 1938-1944. It reveals the mentality of the German cultural...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Children and Schooling

    By Phillip Gammage

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The book provides a synthesis of a broadly-based social-psychology of education and bridges the gap between theory and practice in education by emphasising the relationship between research and actuality. The author discusses the major issues in childhood socialisation relating to schooling,...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Crisis in the Curriculum

    Edited by E C Cuff, George C F Payne

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This collection of papers surveys key aspects of the curriculum, investigates the present situation and discusses what improvements need to be made. It is contributed by teachers, educational advisers and researchers and ranges across a variety of different institutional teaching settings and a...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Regenerating the Curriculum

    By Maurice Holt

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Since the ‘Great Debate’ on education was launched in 1976, the need to bring greater coherence to the secondary curriculum has been generally recognized but to be effective, a new curriculum design must be implemented, and the process of planned educational change must be understood. Regenerating...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Rethinking Curriculum Studies

    Edited by Martin Lawn, Len Barton

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book reappraises the British and American experience in curriculum studies, the curious way in which it has been dominated by certain ideas and introduces the reader to alternative ways of perceiving, defining and approaching its problems. It provides a radical critique of the whole area,...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  8. The Russian Tradition in Education

    By Nicholas Hans

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume describes the Russian tradition in education and in particular the dominant role of Russian nationality. The whole history of Russian education is covered from Peter the Great to Khruschev....

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Communist Education

    Edited by Edmund J King

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Developments and trends in Communist education are traced in this authoritative survey by specialists. Eight chapters deal with particular aspects: ideology, psychology, the selective process, the roles of teachers and parents, polytechnical education, the universities and professional institutes....

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Comparative Studies and Educational Decision

    Edited by Edmund J King

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume offers a conceptual justification and methodology for comparative studies of education matching developments in the social sciences and other comparative disciplines. It also relates comparative studies of education to the practical business of policy formulation at all levels. Thus it...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  11. Effective Schools in Developing Countries

    Edited by Henry Levin, Marlaine E Lockheed

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume brings together eight case studies which describe a variety of initiatives to create more effective schools for children of poverty, especially in the Third World. The initiatives reviewed published and unpublished documents and both qualitative and statistical studies were examined....

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  12. American Influence on English Education

    By W H G Armytage

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The American ideal has exercised a powerful influence over English educational policy over the last two centuries, even as it has itself changed. Today the very size of America enables it to rehearse problems we shall meet tomorrow. This volume answers key questions for education, as relevant...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  13. French Influence on English Education

    By W H G Armytage

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    In this volume the author discusses the influence of France from the Norman invasion to the late 1960s. French thought and ideas are examined and more tangible evidence is also given of the widespread and often unnoticed influence that France has exerted on English education....

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  14. German Influence on English Education

    By W H G Armytage

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book traces the impact of German educationists, such as Froebel and Herbart, on practice in Britain while stressing the important and lasting influence of German scientists, technologists, philosophers, sociologists and historians on our educational system. This record of interplay between the...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  15. Education in the Soviet Union

    Policies and Institutions Since Stalin

    By Mervyn Matthews

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book provides a comprehensive survey of the successes and failures of education and training in the Khrushchev and Breshnev years. The author gives an objective assessment of the accessibility of the main types of institution, of the contents of courses and of Soviet attempts to marry the...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  16. 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 7th 2011 by Routledge

  17. Routledge Library Editions: Education Mini-Set A: Comparative Education 11 vol set

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    First published in 2012. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  18. Sense and Nonsense and the National Curriculum

    Edited by Michael Barber, Duncan Graham

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Originally written after four years of the National Curriculum, at a time when adjustments and radical changes were being implemented, this book analyses from various points of view what is wrong with the National Curriculum and presents a series of options for putting it right....

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  19. Common Sense and the Curriculum

    By Robin Barrow

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book addresses the question ‘What should be taught in schools and why?’. The book begins by stressing the way in which such a question should be approached and goes on to offer a comprehensive and stringent critique of a variety of principles for the selection of curriculum content, with...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  20. Individual Development and the Curriculum

    By Kieran Egan

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book describes four ‘layers’ or stages of education – Mythic, Romantic, Philosophic and Ironic and shows how children at each stage most effectively learn, and how they can be helped towards educational maturity. While drawing on a wide range of philosophical and psychological literature, this...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  21. Curriculum and Culture (RLE: Education)

    Schooling in a Pluralist Society

    Edited by Leslie Claydon, Tony Knight, Marta Rado

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book demonstrates how it is possible to value, respect and utilise cultural diversity and yet achieve a ‘good education’ for all. The authors contend that few issues in education can be examined in isolation from the world outside. This must surely apply to the question of cultural, social and...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  22. Curriculum Practice

    Some Sociological Case Studies

    Edited by Martyn Hammersley, Andy Hargreaves

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    When first published this book was one of the first collections of empirical research in the area of the knowledge transmitted in schools and the responses of students to it. It includes studies of the histories of particular school subjects and of how the knowledge they embody is presented in the...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  23. Defining The Curriculum

    Histories and Ethnographies

    Edited by Ivor F. Goodson, Stephen J Ball

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book explores some of the major processes involved in the definition of school subject knowledge. Using historical ethnographic methods, the contributors to the collection highlight and examine some of the factors involved at national, institutional and classroom levels in the making of school...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  24. Class, Culture and the Curriculum

    By Denis Lawton

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    It is often argued that education is concerned with the transmission of middle-class values and that this explains the relative educational failure of the working class. Consequently, distinctive culture needs a different kind of education. This volume examines this claim and the wider question of...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  25. The Politics of the School Curriculum

    By Denis Lawton

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    If the curriculum can be defined as a ‘selection from the culture of society’, the central question then becomes ‘who selects’. This volume answers this question, reviewing various aspects of the curriculum and its planning. For many years the control of the curriculum was uncontroversial. In the...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  26. 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 7th 2011 by Routledge

  27. The Moral Curriculum

    A Sociological Analysis

    By P W Musgrave

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Teachers are, and always have been seen as agents of respectability in our society, but today this role is far less easily defined than it once was. Now, for most teachers, the whats and hows of moral behaviour, guidance and instruction have become debatable issues. In this book the author gives us...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  28. Towards A Compulsory Curriculum

    By John P. White

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Written prior to the introduction of the national curriculum, this volume argued for precisely that: a broad framework of a compulsory education at national level for all schools. The author considers the question of the content of his proposed compulsory curriculum in terms of principles derived...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  29. 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 7th 2011 by Routledge

  30. Routledge Library Editions: Education Mini-Set B: Curriculum Theory 15 vol set

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    First published in 2012. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  31. Primary Understanding

    Education in Early Childhood

    By Kieran Egan

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Beginning with descriptions of the ways in which children make sense of their experience and the world, such as fantasy, stories and games, Egan constructs his argument that constituting this foundational layer are sets of cultural sense-making capacities, reflected in oral cultures throughout the...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  32. The Education of Children Under Seven

    By Mary Sturt

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book does not cover the whole field of Infants’ Teaching but is concerned mainly with general principles and matters which are open to the non-specialist. Some technical subjects such as Physical Education have been omitted but nonetheless the volume provides a thorough (if somewhat dated)...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  33. Encyclopedia of Early Childhood Education

    Edited by Doris Pronin Fromberg, Leslie R Williams

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This Encyclopedia is a reference work about young children in the USA, designed for use by policy makers, community planners, parents of young children, teacher and early childhood educators, programme and school administrators, among others. The field of early childhood education has been affected...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  34. Routledge Library Editions: Education Mini-Set C: Early Childhood Education 5 vol set

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    First published in 2012. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  35. Children's Play and Its Place in Education

    With an Appendix on the Montessori Method

    By Walter De Burley Wood

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Published long before the importance of early childhood education was formally recognised in the educational landscape this book explores the significance of play for young children. The volume includes an appendix on Montessori education....

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  36. The Micro-Politics of the School

    Towards a Theory of School Organization

    By Stephen J. Ball

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Stephen Ball’s micro-political theory of school organization is a radical departure from traditional theories. He rejects a prescriptive ‘top down’ approach and directly addresses the interest and concerns of teachers and current problems facing schools. In doing so he raises question about the...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  37. Politics and Policy Making in Education

    Explorations in Sociology

    By Stephen J. Ball

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Based on interviews with key actors in the policy-making process, this book maps the changes in education policy and policy making in the Thatcherite decade. The focus of the book is the 1988 Education Reform Act, its origins, purposes and effects, and it looks behind the scenes at the priorities...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  38. Bringing Learning to Life

    The Learning Revolution, The Economy and the Individual

    By David C A Bradshaw

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    In an age of intense economic competition and continual change, the ability to learn is a key factor in survival and prosperity. This book examines the changing interaction of the world economy, Britain’s prospects for prosperity, the connections between different kinds of work and the learning...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  39. Assessment, Schools and Society

    By Patricia Broadfoot

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The 1970s saw a growing worldwide pre-occupation with school assessment; Britain witnessed lengthy debate in response to the proposals for examination reform initiated by the Schools Council, and the setting up of an Assessment of Performance Unit to monitor standards of achievement. This book...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  40. Changing Educational Assessment

    International Perspectives and Trends

    Edited by Patricia Broadfoot, Roger Murphy, Harry Torrance

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Assessment is a key area of interest and debate in education. Its increased use by governments as a powerful means of influencing educational practice are now features of the educational scene worldwide. This volume was the first major international review of such developments and it explores the...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  41. Church, Community and State in Relation to Education

    Towards a Theory of School Organization

    By Fred Clarke

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume was originally prepared for the World Conference on Church, Community and State held in Oxford in 1937. Its aim was to understand the nature of the vital conflict between the Christian faith and the secular tendencies of the early twentieth century, particularly in relation to education...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  42. 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 7th 2011 by Routledge

  43. The Ecology of the School

    By John Eggleston

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Within a single educational system – that of England and Wales – the nature of schooling available to a child can be dramatically different. Even between residential areas the differences in educational climate can be striking. Apart from differences in the organization of schools and the...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  44. Child-Centred Education

    By Harold Entwistle

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume is a critical study of one of today’s most controversial topics in educational theory, setting the many arguments in perspective and clarifying the issues that arise when attention is focused on the learner. The author examines the problems of individual education, the distinctive...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  45. Political Education in a Democracy

    By Harold Entwistle

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    In this volume the author analyzes the relationships of concepts such as socialization and political education, explains those aspects of the theory and practice of democracy that are especially relevant for schools, and suggests ways in which teachers can better provide for the political education...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  46. The Challenge For the Comprehensive School

    Culture, Curriculum and Community

    By David Hargreaves

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    By 1982 the ambitious claims made for newly established comprehensive schools were being put to the test. How effectively does the comprehensive meet the needs of all young people? Do urban, working-class students enjoy more success than in the secondary modern schools? Are they more engaged in...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  47. Christianity in Education

    The Hibbert Lectures 1965

    Edited by F H Hilliard

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The Christian churches have frequently pioneered educational advances – from the seventh century down to the nineteenth. Schools, universities and colleges of education stand as tangible evidence of these efforts. Do all these ventures belong merely to educational history – relics of the days when...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  48. The Tory Mind on Education

    1979-1994

    By D Lawton

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book discusses conservative education policies since 1979 by referring to beliefs, values and attitudes. It relates ideology to policies and provides some background about the years before 1979 – definitions of Conservatism and descriptions of Tory beliefs and traditional Conservative views on...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  49. Creativity and Education

    By Hugh Lytton

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The author gives a lucid account of creativity and its educational context. He discusses the creative process, the character of different kinds of creativity, creative people, developing creativity, and the creative child at school, to give his readers an understanding of the issues that home or...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  50. Broken Ground

    John F Kennedy and the Politics of Education

    By Lawrence J McAndrews

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Throughout United States history, and particularly from the 1930s through the 1960s, education was a sensitive political issue which preoccupied Congresses, Presidents and interest groups. By the time of John F Kennedy’s Presidency federal aid to education was all but inevitable but the...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  51. 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 December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  52. Perspectives on School at Seven Years Old

    Edited by John Newson, Elizabeth Newson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume looks at the social and intellectual forces which the child encounters in class-room and playground from the parent’s point of view. School and home are seen as the separate yet overlapping worlds of childhood – for some children more uncompromisingly separated than for others. In the...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  53. The Drama of Schooling: The Schooling of Drama

    By Robert J Starratt

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Starratt’s highly original book offers fresh insights into the nature of teaching, learning, schooling as a multi-cultural, social enterprise, and the importance of vision for that leadership—by using the analogy of drama. Schooling is a preparation to participate in the social drama, both as an...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  54. 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 December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  55. 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 December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  56. 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 December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  57. 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 December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  58. The Education Industry

    By W Kenneth Richmond

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    In one sense, education was always a service industry. This book examines the quality as well as the quantity of contemporary education as it answers the following questions: Are we getting value for money? What makes a good teacher? What sort of education do we want? In the UK in the twentieth...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  59. The Menace of Nationalism in Education

    By Jonathan Scott French

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Written between the two World Wars this volume examines education from the American, British, French & German perspectives and the degree to which the portrayal of those countries in school textbooks contributes to nationalism or world peace....

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  60. 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 December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  61. 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 December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  62. 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 December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  63. Routledge Library Editions: Education Mini-Set D: Educational Policy and Politics 27 vol set

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    First published in 2012. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  64. The Little Ed Book

    By Guy Claxton

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Writing principally for teachers-in-training and for new teachers, Guy Claxton offers a fresh approach to what is often a stuffy and polemical area. New teachers today are being bombarded from all sides with advice, prescriptions and demands about what they ought to be, and about personal and...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  65. Educational Objectives and the Teaching of Educational Psychology

    By Edgar Stones

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The purpose of this book is to promote discussion about educational objectives generally and objectives in the teaching of educational psychology in particular. To this end, Part 1 contains a review of the literature concerned with these two subjects, and also reports on investigations into...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  66. An Introduction to Educational Psychology

    By Edgar Stones

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book introduces students of education to the elements of educational psychology. It also relates as closely as possible the findings of research to classroom practice. In order to make clear the fundamental processes involved in psychological development, the book starts with a study of the...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  67. Readings in Educational Psychology

    By Edgar Stones

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The papers in this volume relate to the nature and conditions of classroom learning, with particular emphasis on the cognitive aspects. They are concerned with the question of concept formation and stress the importance of the teacher’s function in ensuring that the child really has assimilated the...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  68. The Behaviourist in the Classroom

    Edited by Kevin Wheldall

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    In the decade preceeding the original publication of this book the discipline of behaviour analysis was becoming increasingly influential in educational circles, but many of the practices we now take for granted were still being pioneered. This book considers the place of behaviour analysis in...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  69. Education and Psychology

    Plato, Piaget and Scientific Psychology

    By Kieran Egan

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Psychology of education has long held a place in the curriculum for training teachers but what implications can psychological theory legitimately have for educational practice? In this book the author makes a direct attack on the current role of psychology in education, showing important...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  70. Educability and Group Differences

    By Arthur Jensen

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Jensen is a controversial figure, largely for his conclusions based on his and other research regarding the causes of race based differences in intelligence and in this book he develops more fully the argument he formulated in his controversial Harvard Education Review article ‘How Much Can We...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  71. Matter and Method in Education

    By Mary Sturt

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume discusses school practice and methods in the early twentieth century against their historical background. It covers the curriculum, time-tabling, lesson planning, exams and discipline. Each chapter ends with extensive notes and questions for discussion....

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  72. Educational Psychology

    By Charles H Judd

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    No influence has more profoundly affected educational thought and practice during the late 19th and early 20th centuries than the science of psychology. This volume discusses the major differences between education prior to the influence of educational psychology and then examines the impact this...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  73. The Imperial Curriculum

    Racial Images and Education in the British Colonial Experience

    Edited by J. A. Mangan

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume presents the first comparative analysis of racial attitudes in the formal schooling of both Britain and its former dominions and colonies. The various contributions examine the issue right across the British imperial experience – with case studies ranging from Canada, Ireland, East and...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  74. Making Imperial Mentalities

    Socialisation and British Imperialism

    Edited by J. A. Mangan

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book discusses the way in which those born into the British empire were persuaded to accept it, often with enthusiasm. The study compares the perceptions of people at ‘home’, in the dominions and in the colonies. Across the diversity of imperial territories it explores themes such as the...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  75. Benefits Bestowed?

    Education and British Imperialism

    Edited by J. A. Mangan

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume concentrates on the processes and practices of formal education, which shaped, and were shaped by, imperial values, attitudes and behaviour. It is concerned with: The myths and visions of imperialism; The nature and extent of ethnocentric attitudes, declared and undeclared; The...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  76. Preventing Classroom Disruption (RLE Edu O)

    Policy, Practice and Evaluation in Urban Schools

    By David Coulby, Tim Harper

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    There has always been considerable debate about the best solutions to deal with disruptive behaviour in schools. On the one hand is the strategy of segregating disruptive pupils while on the other is a commitment to keeping such pupils in the ordinary school. This book advocates the latter...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  77. Cognitive Science

    Contributions to Educational Practice

    Edited by Marlin L Languis, James J Buffer, Daniel Martin, Paul J Naour

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume brings together theory, research and development in cognitive neuro-science. It investigates the neural processes involved in cognition and learning, using developments in computer technology to study the brain in action and other topographic brain mapping. Electrical activity patterns...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  78. Routledge Library Editions: Education Mini-Set E: Educational Psychology 10 vol set

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Mini-set E: Educational Psychology re-issues 10 volumes originally published between 1937 and 1991 and examines the impact psychology and cognitive science has had on education and teaching practice during the twentieth century....

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  79. Schooling for Women's Work

    Edited by Rosemary Deem

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This collection of original papers shows how women in Britain are still being discriminated against during schooling, despite the existence of legislation prohibiting such discrimination and despite apparent concern with promoting equality between the sexes in education. Focusing on the current...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  80. Women & Schooling

    By Rosemary Deem

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book begins with an analysis of the gradual extension of educational opportunities for women since the nineteenth century, with special attention given to the period since 1944. There is careful exploration of the interaction between the family and the school, and an examination of their role...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  81. Sex Roles and the School

    By Sara Delamont

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Schools reflect the society which surrounds them but they must also be agents of change. The last few decades have seen an explosion of research on gender and education and, in this volume the author examines in a rigorous but highly accessible way, new research findings and new strategies for...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  82. Schools for the Boys?

    Co-education reassessed

    By Pat Mahony

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Do girls do better in single-sex or co-educational schools? Up to now, discussion has centred on girls’ academic achievements in single or mixed-sex groups, but Pat Mahony’s research clearly demonstrates that this is not the only issue, and that co-education is damaging for girls socially as well...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  83. The 'Girl Question' in Education (RLE Edu F)

    Vocational Education for Young Women in the Progressive Era

    By Jane Bernard-Powers

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book is a history of the genesis and development of vocational education for young women in the United States. Home economics, trade training and commercial education – the three key areas of vocational training available to young women during the progressive era – are the focus of this work....

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  84. Gender and the Politics of the Curriculum

    By Sheila Riddell

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book uses detailed case studies of two secondary schools to examine the relationship between curriculum choice and gender identity among fourteen-year-old pupils making their first choices about what subjects to pursue at exam level. It reveals a two way process. Pupils’ decisions on what...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  85. Within School Walls

    By AnnMarie Wolpe

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Drawing from her in-depth ethnographic study of a London comprehensive school the author shows how gender formation for both girls and boys is mediated by disciplinary control, sexuality and the curriculum. Her findings for girls and boys – with their important emphases – are revealed. So are the...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  86. Routledge Library Editions: Education Mini-Set F: Gender 7 vol set

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Mini-set F: Gender re-issues 7 volumes originally published between 1978 and 1992. Most of the volumes concentrate on the schooling of girls, but the differences between the genders are discussed extensively in this important area in the sociology of education....

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  87. International Higher Education Volume 1

    An Encyclopedia

    Edited by Philip Altbach

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This encyclopedia is the result of a highly selective enterprise that provides a careful selection of key topics in essays written by top scholars in their fields. Comprehensive and in-depth coverage of a limited number of countries, regions and themes is provided. The essays not only feature...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  88. International Higher Education Volume 2

    An Encyclopedia

    Edited by Philip Altbach

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This encyclopedia is the result of a highly selective enterprise that provides a careful selection of key topics in essays written by top scholars in their fields. Comprehensive and in-depth coverage of a limited number of countries, regions and themes is provided. The essays not only feature...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  89. The Higher Education of the Young

    By S H. Sadler

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Taking into account the rapid progress in all areas of life that was made at the turn of the 20th century this volume discusses how best to educate both sexes, from all social classes, referring to Greek, Roman and Egyptian education as a starting point....

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  90. Adult Education as Theory, Practice and Research

    The Captive Triangle

    By Robin Usher, Ian Bryant

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The authors argue that the aim of research should be to improve practice through a process of critical reflection. Focusing clearly on the everyday concerns and problems of practitioners, they emphasize the importance of practical knowledge. Their definition of ‘practice’ is wide, and includes the...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  91. Adult Education & The Working Class

    Education for the Missing Millions

    By Kevin Ward, Richard Taylor

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book has two purposes: first to argue that there is a greater need now than ever before for liberal adult education for the working class. Such provision would both help to ameliorate the gross inequalities of our society and provide some counter-balance to the increasingly utilitarian and...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  92. The Sociology of Adult & Continuing Education

    By Peter Jarvis

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book provides a comprehensive sociological overview of adult and continuing education. It draws on all branches of sociology rather than advocating one approach. It examines the theories of all the significant sociological writers in the field such as Knowles, Marx, Freire and Gramsci and sets...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  93. Adult Learning in the Social Context

    By Peter Jarvis

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book is a logical progression from The Sociology of Adult and Continuing Education. The author takes a completely new approach to the subject and puts forward a model of adult learning which is analysed in depth. This model arises from the results of a research project in which adults analysed...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  94. Paradoxes of Learning

    On Becoming An Individual in Society

    By Peter Jarvis

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    As more is discovered about the powerful impact of lifelong learning on adults, educators are changing their views about how, when and where we learn. Learning is no longer defined only in the context of formal educational settings but in social context as well – including families, the workplace,...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  95. Power & Authority in British Universities

    By Graeme Moodie, Rowland Eustace

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    In facing the question ‘who runs the universities’, the authors have carried out over a period of years an extensive programme of interviews, both formal and informal, as well as a detailed study of documents. Their findings are written up in the language of politics – in terms of power, authority,...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  96. Higher Education for All? (RLE Edu G)

    Edited by Gordon Roderick, Michael Stephens

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The rapid expansion of higher education provision, particularly in Europe and North America during the 1960s opened up for the first time the question whether everyone should have the opportunity to experience the benefits of higher university and other institutions. The contributors are economists...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  97. Education for Adults

    Volume 1 Adult Learning and Education

    Edited by Malcolm Tight

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The nature of adult education at individual, group and community levels is the concern of this book. Definitions and patterns of adult learning are critically assessed in both this country and abroad, and the processes involved considered in detail. Both case studies and thematic articles have been...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  98. Education for Adults

    Volume 2 Opportunities for Adult Education

    Edited by Malcolm Tight

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book opens with a survey of the historical evolution of adult education in the UK and leads on to the study of the structure of adult learning. It discusses distance teaching opportunities such as the Open University and the National Extension College, and face-to-face teaching provision in...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  99. Routledge Library Editions: Education Mini-Set G Higher & Adult Education 11 vol set

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Mini-set G: Higher and Adult Education re-issues 11 volumes originally published between 1974 and 1992. They discuss and analyze adult education from both theoretical and practical standpoints and look at the challenges facing adult education during the 1970s and 80s as well as examining the...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  100. School and Society in Victorian Britain

    Joseph Payne and the New World of Education

    By Richard Aldrich

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Drawing on hitherto-unused sources this book represents a shift in the historiography of British education. At the centre of the investigation is Joseph Payne. He was one of the group of pioneers who founded the College of Preceptors in 1846 and in 1873 he was appointed to the first professorship...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge