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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From Exam Factories to Communities of Discovery

The democratic route

  • Frank Coffield
  • Bill Williamson
This book argues for a major change both in the daily practice of education and in the curriculum in order to deal with such threats to our collective well-being as environmental damage; intensified global competition; corrosive social inequalities in and between nations in the world; and the need for a new, just and sustainable economic model.
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The democratic route

  • Frank Coffield
  • Bill Williamson
This book argues for a major change both in the daily practice of education and in the curriculum in order to deal with such threats to our collective well-being as environmental damage; intensified global competition; corrosive social inequalities in and between nations in the world; and the need for a new, just and sustainable economic model.

Price: £15.99

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Education in Deprived Areas

Outcomes, inputs and processes

  • Sally Power
  • Simon Warren
  • David Gillborn
  • Alison Clark
  • Sally Thomas
  • Kelly Coate
This book examines the processes that contribute to the disadvantaging of schools in deprived areas.
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Outcomes, inputs and processes

  • Sally Power
  • Simon Warren
  • David Gillborn
  • Alison Clark
  • Sally Thomas
  • Kelly Coate
This book examines the processes that contribute to the disadvantaging of schools in deprived areas.

Price: £6.95

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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.

Price: £16.99

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Education, Environment and Economy

Reporting Research in New Academic Grouping

  • Frances Slater
  • David Lambert
  • David Lines
This book is a product of research activity that brought together three sections that formerly engaged the separate disciplines of Business Education, Geography and Economics.
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Reporting Research in New Academic Grouping

  • Frances Slater
  • David Lambert
  • David Lines
This book is a product of research activity that brought together three sections that formerly engaged the separate disciplines of Business Education, Geography and Economics.

Price: £11.99

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Does education get the media it deserves?

  • Mike Baker
Professor Mike Baker, formerly the BBC’s Education Correspondent, examines the media’s treatment of education, asking whether the media’s image of schools gives a fair impression of reality.
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  • Mike Baker
Professor Mike Baker, formerly the BBC’s Education Correspondent, examines the media’s treatment of education, asking whether the media’s image of schools gives a fair impression of reality.

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