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  1. Streaming (RLE Edu L Sociology of Education)

    An Education System in Miniature

    By Brian Jackson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    In this volume a streamed school is studied in detail and parents’ responses are recorded. Eleven plus is (and has been) under criticism, but many children are selected by a ‘seven plus’ because they are streamed into A, B or C classes. Few children escape the label once it is pinned on them – less...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. One in Five (RLE Edu M)

    The Assessment and Incidence of Special Educational Needs

    By Paul Croll, Diana Moses

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    At the time of its original publication this book was the first major survey of the nature of the difficulties that children with special educational needs experience in the classroom context of mainstream junior schools. The book is based on research involving interviews with heads and teachers,...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Changing Educational Assessment

    International Perspectives and Trends

    Edited by Patricia Broadfoot, Roger Murphy, Harry Torrance

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Assessment is a key area of interest and debate in education. Its increased use by governments as a powerful means of influencing educational practice are now features of the educational scene worldwide. This volume was the first major international review of such developments and it explores the...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Tory Mind on Education

    1979-1994

    By D Lawton

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book discusses conservative education policies since 1979 by referring to beliefs, values and attitudes. It relates ideology to policies and provides some background about the years before 1979 – definitions of Conservatism and descriptions of Tory beliefs and traditional Conservative views on...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  5. Curriculum Practice

    Some Sociological Case Studies

    Edited by Martyn Hammersley, Andy Hargreaves

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    When first published this book was one of the first collections of empirical research in the area of the knowledge transmitted in schools and the responses of students to it. It includes studies of the histories of particular school subjects and of how the knowledge they embody is presented in the...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Schools, Teachers and Teaching (RLE Edu N)

    Edited by Len Barton, Stephen A Walker

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume considers how various sociological approaches to the exploration of the conditions of teachers’ might be co-ordinated so as to produce a more penetrating and reliable understanding of the main dimensions of teachers’ work. Three dimensions are selected for special attention: historical,...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Enquiring Tutor (RLE Edu O)

    Exploring The Process of Professional Learning

    By Stephen Rowland

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Stephen Rowland explores the relationship between the turor (or facilitator) and the professional worker on post-experience professional courses. His emphasis in on the processes of reflection and enquiry in professional learning and is not content specific. Drawing upon his experience as a course...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  8. Educational Differences (RLE Edu L)

    By Arthur Jensen

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Among particular issues discussed in this book are the problems of the cultural disadvantaged, the problems of devising psychological tests which are not biased towards any particular culture, the problems of minority groups of children in education and the relationship between heritability and...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Ecology of the School

    By John Eggleston

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Within a single educational system – that of England and Wales – the nature of schooling available to a child can be dramatically different. Even between residential areas the differences in educational climate can be striking. Apart from differences in the organization of schools and the...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  10. Emotion and Delinquency (RLE Edu L Sociology of Education)

    A Clinical Study of Five Hundred Criminals in the Making

    By L Grimberg

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Inevitably a product of the time in which it was published this book discusses important questions of neuro-psychology as well as setting out the early ‘nature versus nurture’ debate. The author also argues for changes in the care and education of those with learning difficulties to enable them to...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge