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  1. 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 March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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 March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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 March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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

  5. 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 March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  6. 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 March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Studies in the History of Educational Theory Vol 2

    The Minds and the Masses, 1760-1980

    By G H Bantock

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume completes G H Bantock’s comprehensive study of educational thought, and its relationship to the broad development of European culture, from the time of the Renaissance to the present day. During the period under consideration, the new freedom from dogma and hierarchy allowed for the...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  8. 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 March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Reconstructions of Secondary Education

    Theory, Myth and Practice Since the Second World War

    By John Gray, Andrew McPherson, David Raffe

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    British secondary education has changed in major ways since 1945. This book examines some consequences and implications of both change and stability, drawing on a unique series of national surveys of school leavers in Scotland. The authors provide an empirical and theoretical account of central...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  10. 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 March 24th 2014 by Routledge