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  1. Durkheim and Modern Education

    Edited by W.S.F. Pickering, Geoffrey Walford

    Series: Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

    This volume explores Durkheim's place in modern educational thought at three different levels: * Durkheim's ideas on education are analyzed and placed in the context of modern society * current educational issues are explored using a Durkheimian framework * Durkheim's thought is related to that of...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Educational Theory (RLE Edu K)

    An Introduction

    By Terence W Moore

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book comes strongly to the defence of educational theory and shows that it has a structure and integrity of its own. The author argues that the validity of educational theory may best be judged in terms of the various assumptions made in it. His argument is illustrated by a review and critique...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Arts in Education

    Some Research Studies

    Edited by Les Tickle

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The arts in education are currently the subject of considerable controversy. Some people argue that fostering creativity in schools is important; that the arts can provide a substantial contribution to the development of the capacity for creative thought and action; and that therefore the arts...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Doing Science (RLE Edu O)

    Images of Science in Science Education

    Edited by Robin Millar

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Doing Science is unique in seeking to make explicit the links between science education and science studies. These fields of study and their respective academic communities, whilst appearing to have many potential points of contact, remain surprisingly separate, with little apparent recognition of...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Development of Meaning (RLE Edu I)

    A Study of Children's Use of Language

    By Joan Tough

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book investigates children's use of language and considers its implications for children's learning at home and at school. The author compares the language used by children from different social environments at the ages of three, five and seven and considers the different approaches that...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Racism, Education and the State

    By Barry Troyna, Jenny Williams

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The education system should be in the forefront of the battle to combat racial inequality. The contributors to this book, however, argue that, far from reducing racial inequality, the education system in the UK systematically generates, maintains and reproduces it. Through careful consideration of...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Dark Places of Education (RLE Edu K)

    With a Collection of Seventy-Eight Reports of School Experiences

    By Willi Schohaus

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The book is divided into two parts. The first forms a survey of the inadequacies of the Swiss school system in the early twentieth century (but the issues it discusses were universal ones which were just as prevalent in the English school system of that time). The second part of the book is a...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Radical Education (RLE Edu K)

    A Critique of Freeschooling and Deschooling

    By Robin Barrow

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume is a comprehensive critique of the radical tradition in educational theory. It traces the development of the key ideas in radical literature from Rousseau to the present day. Two opening chapters set Rousseau’s educational views and arguments in their political perspective, and subject...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Keepers of the American Dream

    A Study of Staff Development and Multicultural Education

    By Christine E. Sleeter

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book reports an ethnographic study of thirty teachers from eighteen schools who participated in a staff development programme in multicultural education. The study examines how multicultural education was actually presented to teachers, and areas in which their classroom teaching and...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Education (RLE Edu K)

    Its Nature and Purpose

    By M VC Jeffreys

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book discusses the very nature and purpose of education and provides a foundation upon which more specialized studies in the psychology, history and sociology of education can be based. The book therefore surveys the main problems of human life – the relation of the individual and society,...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge