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  1. Towards Successful Schooling (RLE Edu L Sociology of Education)

    Edited by Hugh Lauder, Cathy Wylie

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The editors have compiled this critical and comparative study of changes which took place in the New Zealand education system in the second half of the twentieth century. For other Western societies who have felt the impact of New Right policies the New Zealand case is interesting because it...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Challenge For the Comprehensive School

    Culture, Curriculum and Community

    By David Hargreaves

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    By 1982 the ambitious claims made for newly established comprehensive schools were being put to the test. How effectively does the comprehensive meet the needs of all young people? Do urban, working-class students enjoy more success than in the secondary modern schools? Are they more engaged in...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Politics of the School Curriculum

    By Denis Lawton

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    If the curriculum can be defined as a ‘selection from the culture of society’, the central question then becomes ‘who selects’. This volume answers this question, reviewing various aspects of the curriculum and its planning. For many years the control of the curriculum was uncontroversial. In the...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. French Influence on English Education

    By W H G Armytage

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    In this volume the author discusses the influence of France from the Norman invasion to the late 1960s. French thought and ideas are examined and more tangible evidence is also given of the widespread and often unnoticed influence that France has exerted on English education....

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  5. Breakthrough (RLE Edu M)

    Autobiographical Accounts of the Education of Some Socially Disadvantaged Children

    Edited by Ronald Goldman

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Social mobility, educational priority areas and equality of opportunity are topics discussed as much today as when this book was first published over 30 years ago. This book is written by people of varying ages and professions who have broken through from poor social beginnings, deprived...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Comparative Studies and Educational Decision

    Edited by Edmund J King

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume offers a conceptual justification and methodology for comparative studies of education matching developments in the social sciences and other comparative disciplines. It also relates comparative studies of education to the practical business of policy formulation at all levels. Thus it...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  7. Disaffection From School (RLE Edu M)

    By David H Hargreaves, Stephen Hester, Frank J Mellor

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    A large number of pupils are, or are liable to become, disaffected with their schooling. In this comprehensive account of the problem, Ken Reid suggests that school can and should do much more to prevent and overcome disaffected behaviour, as manifested by such factors as absenteeism, disruption...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  8. Primary Understanding

    Education in Early Childhood

    By Kieran Egan

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Beginning with descriptions of the ways in which children make sense of their experience and the world, such as fantasy, stories and games, Egan constructs his argument that constituting this foundational layer are sets of cultural sense-making capacities, reflected in oral cultures throughout the...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  9. Common Sense and the Curriculum

    By Robin Barrow

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book addresses the question ‘What should be taught in schools and why?’. The book begins by stressing the way in which such a question should be approached and goes on to offer a comprehensive and stringent critique of a variety of principles for the selection of curriculum content, with...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  10. Education and Society (RLE Edu L)

    By E G Biaggini

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume discusses how the lay-person responds to written appeals to his intelligence and feelings with particular emphasis on education and culture. The author indicates a possible approach to the task of investigation rather than all that can be done with the method employed. The second part...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge