Educating Against Extremism

  • Lynn Davies
Extremism is a huge concern across the world, fuelled by its links to terrorism and religious fundamentalism. This book explores the relationship of education to extremism and examines how education could counter its more dangerous forms.
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  • Lynn Davies
Extremism is a huge concern across the world, fuelled by its links to terrorism and religious fundamentalism. This book explores the relationship of education to extremism and examines how education could counter its more dangerous forms.

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The lifecycle of reform in education from the circumstances of birth to stages of decline

Causes, ideologies and power relations

  • Miriam Ben-Peretz
Miriam Ben-Peretz uses the example of a major period of reform in the Israeli school system to demonstrate how the changing interactions between a number of social, political and ideological factors determine the sorts of reforms that occur.
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Causes, ideologies and power relations

  • Miriam Ben-Peretz
Miriam Ben-Peretz uses the example of a major period of reform in the Israeli school system to demonstrate how the changing interactions between a number of social, political and ideological factors determine the sorts of reforms that occur.

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The persistence of presentism and the struggle to secure lasting educational improvement

  • Andrew Hargreaves
Presentism, the sacrifice of future improvements to the pressing needs of the present, has increased. Professional culture reinforces rather than challenges the growing culture of presentism within the wider society, and both, Hargreaves argues, are in need of profound transformation.
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  • Andrew Hargreaves
Presentism, the sacrifice of future improvements to the pressing needs of the present, has increased. Professional culture reinforces rather than challenges the growing culture of presentism within the wider society, and both, Hargreaves argues, are in need of profound transformation.

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Education in a Global City

Essays from London

  • Tim Brighouse
  • Leisha Fullick
This collection of essays maps new and developing strategies for successful urban education, and will be useful to educators and policy-makers not only in London but also in other cities operating in similar contexts.
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Essays from London

  • Tim Brighouse
  • Leisha Fullick
This collection of essays maps new and developing strategies for successful urban education, and will be useful to educators and policy-makers not only in London but also in other cities operating in similar contexts.

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Public Sector Reform

Principles for improving the education system

  • Frank Coffield
  • Richard Steer
  • Rebecca Allen
  • Anna Vignoles
  • Gemma Moss
  • Carol Vincent
This book offers a critical appraisal of new models of education reform, arguing that they are not well supported by research evidence.
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Principles for improving the education system

  • Frank Coffield
  • Richard Steer
  • Rebecca Allen
  • Anna Vignoles
  • Gemma Moss
  • Carol Vincent
This book offers a critical appraisal of new models of education reform, arguing that they are not well supported by research evidence.

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Whatever happened to progressivism?

The demise of child-centred education in modern Britain

  • Roy Lowe
This lecture highlights important research on the debate on teaching in Britain in the post-Second World War era.
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The demise of child-centred education in modern Britain

  • Roy Lowe
This lecture highlights important research on the debate on teaching in Britain in the post-Second World War era.

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Grounding the democratic imagination

Developing the relationship between research and policy in education

  • Lesley Saunders
How can research – the scholarly pursuit of ‘truth’ – have a more responsive relationship with political decision-making in education? In this lecture, Lesley Saunders highlights some ways forward.
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Developing the relationship between research and policy in education

  • Lesley Saunders
How can research – the scholarly pursuit of ‘truth’ – have a more responsive relationship with political decision-making in education? In this lecture, Lesley Saunders highlights some ways forward.

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The Disciplining of Education

New Languages of Power and Resistance

  • Jerome Satterthwaite
  • Elizabeth Atkinson
  • Wendy Martin
The contributors to this text explore and critique government control over educational practice and research in the US and the UK, and examine the impact of this control on teachers and learners.
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New Languages of Power and Resistance

  • Jerome Satterthwaite
  • Elizabeth Atkinson
  • Wendy Martin
The contributors to this text explore and critique government control over educational practice and research in the US and the UK, and examine the impact of this control on teachers and learners.

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Educational Counter-Cultures

Confrontations, Images, Vision

  • Jerome Satterthwaite
  • Elizabeth Atkinson
  • Wendy Martin
Drawing on rich cross-cultural perspectives from Pakistan, Israel, Canada, the US and the UK, the authors challenge readers to envision new ways of thinking for education: ways which draw on imagination, the arts and the collective experience of subjugated cultures and ways of knowing.
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Confrontations, Images, Vision

  • Jerome Satterthwaite
  • Elizabeth Atkinson
  • Wendy Martin
Drawing on rich cross-cultural perspectives from Pakistan, Israel, Canada, the US and the UK, the authors challenge readers to envision new ways of thinking for education: ways which draw on imagination, the arts and the collective experience of subjugated cultures and ways of knowing.

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Schools for Our Cities

Urban Learning in the 21st Century

  • Richard Riddell
This text plots the social, political and economic changes since the early 1970s which have shaped the context for the current work of urban educators.
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Urban Learning in the 21st Century

  • Richard Riddell
This text plots the social, political and economic changes since the early 1970s which have shaped the context for the current work of urban educators.

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