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  1. Teaching About Race Relations (RLE Edu J)

    Problems and Effects

    By Lawrence Stenhouse, Gajendra Verma, Robert Wild, Jon Nixon

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This is the report of two linked research projects: the SSRC Project on Problems and Effects of Teaching about Race Relations, and the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation Project on Teaching About Race Relations through Drama. Its aim is to help teachers who will face race as a theme, whether it arises...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Aa is for Aesthetic (RLE Edu K)

    Essays on Creative and Aesthetic Education

    By Peter Abbs

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume reaffirms the indispensable place of the arts in any coherent curriculum. The author hopes that the specific arguments formulated in the book will advance the conservationist post-Modernist aesthetic....

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Happiness (RLE Edu K)

    By Robin Barrow

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The first part of the book reviews empirical work relating to happiness (including attitudinal studies), claims made in an educational context and postwar philosophical treatment of the concept. There is a useful account of Aristotle’s pioneering work and a stimulating summary of some of the main...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Plato and Education (RLE Edu K)

    By Robin Barrow

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This introduction to Plato’s philosophical and educational thought examines Plato’s views and relates them to issues and questions that occupy philosophers of education. Robin Barrow stresses the relevance of Plato today, while introducing the student both to Plato’s philosophy and to contemporary...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Critical Events in Teaching & Learning

    By Peter Woods

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume describes and analyses exceptional educational events – periods of particularly effective teaching representing ultimates in teacher and pupil educational experience. The events themselves are reconstructed in the book through teacher and pupil voices and through documentation. A model...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Teacher Education in Plural Societies (RLE Edu N)

    An International Review

    Edited by Maurice Craft

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The educational implications of cultural pluralism attracted a good deal of attention in Western societies in the 1970s and 1980s, on the grounds of equality and human rights, maximising national talent, and maintaining social cohesion. Maurice Craft and the international contributors to this book...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Teachers, Ideology and Control (RLE Edu N)

    By Gerald Grace

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Teachers of the urban working class, especially in inner city areas, have always been regarded as strategic agents in processes of social and cultural formation. In the Victorian era, seen as ‘The Teachers of the People’, ‘Pioneers of Civilization’ and ‘Preachers of Culture’, their role in gentling...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Problems in Primary Education (RLE Edu K)

    By R F Dearden

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The first part of the book discusses aims, who should determine them and how they might be determined. The second part discusses some more specific topics of learning and teaching, such as learning how to learn, the integrated day and the use of competition. The author distinguishes three broad...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Race Relations and Cultural Differences

    Educational and Interpersonal Perspectives

    By Gajendra Verma, Christopher Bagley

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    A collection of key papers given at three international conferences in Britain, the United States and Canada on race relations and multiculturalism are drawn together in this book. The first section includes three papers on the state of theory in race relations; the second contains papers on...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Language & Teaching

    A Psychological View

    By Peter Herriot

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Language is the basic means of communication in the classroom. It is therefore vital that teachers should know something about its acquisition, development, possible defects and the ways in which they may understand and develop its communicative powers. Peter Herriot describes the relationship with...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge