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  1. Towards A Compulsory Curriculum

    By John P. White

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Written prior to the introduction of the national curriculum, this volume argued for precisely that: a broad framework of a compulsory education at national level for all schools. The author considers the question of the content of his proposed compulsory curriculum in terms of principles derived...

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Communist Education

    Edited by Edmund J King

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Developments and trends in Communist education are traced in this authoritative survey by specialists. Eight chapters deal with particular aspects: ideology, psychology, the selective process, the roles of teachers and parents, polytechnical education, the universities and professional institutes....

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Curriculum and Culture (RLE: Education)

    Schooling in a Pluralist Society

    Edited by Leslie Claydon, Tony Knight, Marta Rado

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book demonstrates how it is possible to value, respect and utilise cultural diversity and yet achieve a ‘good education’ for all. The authors contend that few issues in education can be examined in isolation from the world outside. This must surely apply to the question of cultural, social and...

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Class, Culture and the Curriculum

    By Denis Lawton

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    It is often argued that education is concerned with the transmission of middle-class values and that this explains the relative educational failure of the working class. Consequently, distinctive culture needs a different kind of education. This volume examines this claim and the wider question of...

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Sense and Nonsense and the National Curriculum

    Edited by Michael Barber, Duncan Graham

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Originally written after four years of the National Curriculum, at a time when adjustments and radical changes were being implemented, this book analyses from various points of view what is wrong with the National Curriculum and presents a series of options for putting it right....

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Effective Schools in Developing Countries

    Edited by Henry Levin, Marlaine E Lockheed

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume brings together eight case studies which describe a variety of initiatives to create more effective schools for children of poverty, especially in the Third World. The initiatives reviewed published and unpublished documents and both qualitative and statistical studies were examined....

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Early Child Care and Education in Finland

    Edited by Kaarina Määttä, Satu Uusiautti

    What is childhood like in Finland? What kind of practical solutions have been created and evaluated that aim at both providing good childhood experiences and supporting children’s positive development? What practices aim to prevent child exclusion from regular education and social experiences and...

    Published November 29th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Towards a Theory of Schooling (Routledge Revivals)

    By David Hamilton

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1989, Towards a Theory of Schooling explores and debates the relationship between school and society. It examines the form and function of one of humankind’s most important social institutions, following the cutting edge of pedagogic innovation from mainland Europe through the...

    Published November 12th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Thinking About The Curriculum (Routledge Revivals)

    The nature and treatment of curriculum problems

    By William A Reid

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1978, this book looks at the ‘curriculum crisis’ of the 1970s, examining the effect it has had for Curriculum Studies and curriculum policy making. It focuses on a time when long-established structures and procedures were challenged and schools were accused of having lost touch...

    Published September 25th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Education, Work and Leisure (Routledge Revivals)

    By Harold Entwistle

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1970, this book considers the alleged distinction between ‘education for life’ and ‘education for work’ and exposes the fallacies on which this and other similar distinctions are based. It shows that ideas on this subject are inextricably intertwined with wider views on the...

    Published September 25th 2014 by Routledge

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