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  1. Dependence and Interdependence in Education

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Keith Watson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume provides an international perspective on educational dependency in considering both theories and actual developments throughout the world. Some less developed countries, in expanding their education systems, have emulated Western academic-style systems and have increased their...

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Reconstructing Teacher Education (RLE Edu N)

    Edited by John Elliott

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book maps out a new paradigm of teacher education and, by implication, professional education generally. The book opens with two alternative theories of teacher education and training and explains the concepts and assumptions on which they rest including beliefs about the nature and role of...

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Theory and Practice of Curriculum Studies

    By Denis Lawton

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book deals with curriculum issues and problems, and one of its aims is to help practising teachers to clarify their own theory and practice in relation to the curriculum. The contributors look at three popular theories or sets of assumptions held by teachers: the child-centred view of...

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Essays on Political Education

    By Bernard Crick, Derek Heater

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    In the 1960s and 1970s there was a remarkable development of interest in political education not only in Britain but also in other countries, namely the USA, Germany and Australia. This volume provides scholars and teachers in this field with a picture of British work in the area of political...

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. English Education and the Radicals (RLE Edu L)

    1780-1850

    By Harold Silver

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The radicalism of the period from the 1780s to the mid-nineteenth century represented a harnessing of knowledge in protest against injustices and oppression, a pooling of effort to transform society. In this book the author explores the main strains in working and middle-class radicalism over this...

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Individual Development and the Curriculum

    By Kieran Egan

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book describes four ‘layers’ or stages of education – Mythic, Romantic, Philosophic and Ironic and shows how children at each stage most effectively learn, and how they can be helped towards educational maturity. While drawing on a wide range of philosophical and psychological literature, this...

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Marxism and Education (RLE Edu L)

    A Study of Phenomenological and Marxist Approaches to Education

    By Madan Sarup

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book introduces the student to the various phenomenological and humanistic Marxist perspectives as they are being applied to education and provides an account of the strengths and weaknesses of these perspectives, drawing on a variety of disciplines in order to explain the controversies...

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Russian Tradition in Education

    By Nicholas Hans

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume describes the Russian tradition in education and in particular the dominant role of Russian nationality. The whole history of Russian education is covered from Peter the Great to Khruschev....

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Special Education and Social Interests (RLE Edu M)

    Edited by Len Barton, Sally Tomlinson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Until this book was published, most writing on special education was about specific disabilities and how to cope with them. This book, however, considers the broader context, looking at many problems for the wider system that have arisen through integration of special education within it. The book...

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Child-Centred Education

    By Harold Entwistle

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume is a critical study of one of today’s most controversial topics in educational theory, setting the many arguments in perspective and clarifying the issues that arise when attention is focused on the learner. The author examines the problems of individual education, the distinctive...

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge