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  1. How Different From Us

    A Biography of Miss Buss and Miss Beale

    By Josephine Kamm

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Frances Mary Buss, who began her teaching career at fourteen, was only twenty-three when she founded the North London Collegiate School, the forerunner and model of Girls’ High Schools throughout the country. Her friend Dorothea Beale was for nearly fifty years Principal of Cheltenham Ladies...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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 June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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 June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Education in the Post-War Years

    A Social History

    By Roy Lowe

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book provides an overview of the relationship between the sweeping social changes of the post-war period and education in England. It outlines the major demographic cultural and socio-economic developments which made new demands of the education service during the twenty years following the...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Educating the Virtues (RLE Edu K)

    An Essay on the Philosophical Psychology of Moral Development and Education

    By David Carr

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Tracing the views on moral life of such past philosophers as Plato, Aristotle and Kant, as well as of such theorists as Durkheim, Freud, Piaget and Kohlberg, the author sets forth a full discussion of the nature and educational implications of the idea of moral virtue....

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Society and the Teacher's Role (RLE Edu N)

    By Frank Musgrove, Philip H Taylor

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This study describes research into teachers’ role conceptions and uncertainties in different types of school and neighbourhood. The authors examine in particular pupils’ and parents’ conceptions of the teacher’s role, and the conflicts which teachers experience when they are exposed to different...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Dreams and Education (RLE Edu K)

    By J C Hill

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Written at a time when the psychology of education was still in its infancy, this volume explains the scientific interpretation of dreams. The importance of the Dream Mind in normal behaviour, and in the production and appreciation of literature and art, is illustrated by numerous examples....

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Freedom and Discipline (RLE Edu K)

    By Richard Smith

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Questions of discipline and order arise wherever formal education is practised, and are particularly acute for those training to teach or in their first school posts. For many years now writing on these topics has tended to depict teaching as the deployment of ‘skills’ and ‘techniques’ and...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Education (RLE Edu K)

    A Search For New Principles

    By Herbert Phillipson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Contributing to early debates on nature versus nurture, schools and the social environment, town planning and a free comprehensive education, the author discusses key educational issues against the background of a distintegrating Europe in the midst of war....

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Interdisciplinary Collaboration

    An Emerging Cognitive Science

    Edited by Sharon J. Derry, Christian D. Schunn, Morton Ann Gernsbacher

    Interdisciplinary Collaboration calls attention to a serious need to study the problems and processes of interdisciplinary inquiry, to reflect on the current state of scientific knowledge regarding interdisciplinary collaboration, and to encourage research that studies interdisciplinary cognition...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Psychology Press