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  1. Achieving Literacy (RLE Edu I)

    Longitudinal Studies of Adolescents Learning to Read

    By Margaret Meek

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    How children learn to read well and what kind of teaching helps them is a scarcely penetrated mystery. This book is a fascinating and informative research report by a group of teachers who set out to teach children who have failed to acquire a useful degree of literacy; in it they discuss their...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  2. A Modern Philosophy of Education (RLE Edu K)

    By Godfrey Thomson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    ‘Philosophy’ in the context of this book means that the author is looking at education as a whole, without restrictions or simplifications; looking at ends and purposes, not merely at methods and means. He discusses early years education, the sociology and psychology of education as well as...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Questions in Aesthetic Education (RLE Edu K)

    By H B Redfern

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The Question of what ‘aesthetic education’ is, or might be, is often a source of incomprehension. This book opens up discussion of a complex, difficult, but highly important topic, and offers an introductory survey of the whole area. In examining the relationship of the concept of the aesthetic to...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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