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Lines Were Drawn Remembering Court-Ordered Integration at a Mississippi High School by Claiborne Barksdale Lines Were Drawn Remembering Court-Ordered Integration at a Mississippi High School

Looks at a group of Mississippi teenagers whose entire high school experience, beginning in 1969, was under federal court-ordered racial integration. Through oral histories and other research, this group memoir considers how the students, despite their markedly different backgrounds, shared...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/09/2017

Eastern Mennonite University A Century of Countercultural Education by Donald B. Kraybill Eastern Mennonite University A Century of Countercultural Education


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

Europe in the Classroom World Culture and Nation-Building in Post-Socialist Romania by Simona Szakacs Europe in the Classroom World Culture and Nation-Building in Post-Socialist Romania

By drawing on policy documentation, interviews with key players, qualitative data from everyday school contexts, and extensive textbook analysis, this groundbreaking study explores change within the Romanian education system as a process that institutionalises world culture through symbolic mediation of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/08/2017

We Demand The University and Student Protests by Roderick A. Ferguson We Demand The University and Student Protests


Format: Hardback - Released: 22/08/2017

We Demand The University and Student Protests by Roderick A. Ferguson We Demand The University and Student Protests


Format: Paperback - Released: 22/08/2017

Kenyan Youth Education in Colonial and Post-Colonial Times Joseph Kamiru Gikubu's Impact by Peter Otiato Ojiambo Kenyan Youth Education in Colonial and Post-Colonial Times Joseph Kamiru Gikubu's Impact

This book examines Joseph Kamiru Gikubu's impact on Kenyan youth education. The author asserts that over his decades-long career, Gikubu played an active role in not only building and improving Kenyan youth education but also in demonstrating the role educational...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/08/2017

Women's Higher Education in the United States New Historical Perspectives by Margaret A. Nash Women's Higher Education in the United States New Historical Perspectives

This volume presents new perspectives on the history of higher education for women in the United States. By introducing new voices and viewpoints into the literature on the history of higher education from the early nineteenth century through the 1970s,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/07/2017

The Struggle for Public Education Ten Themes in American Educational History by Donald Parkerson, Jo Ann Parkerson The Struggle for Public Education Ten Themes in American Educational History
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This book provides a clear, comprehensive history of the modern American school from the nineteenth century to the present.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/07/2017

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Education in Mexico, Central America and the Latin Caribbean by C. M. (Institute of Education, University College London, UK) Posner Education in Mexico, Central America and the Latin Caribbean
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Education in Mexico, Central America and the Latin Caribbean examines the development and practice of education in Mexico, Costa Rica, Cuba, the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama. The chapters, written by local experts, provide an...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/09/2017

Creating a Useful Science of Education Society's Most Important and Challenging Task by R. Barker, Ph.D. Bausell Creating a Useful Science of Education Society's Most Important and Challenging Task
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This book poses and answers two questions: (a) whether it is possible for the science of education to develop into a discipline that could constructively impact the education of students and, if so (b) what type of research would be...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/09/2017

Creating a Useful Science of Education Society's Most Important and Challenging Task by R. Barker, Ph.D. Bausell Creating a Useful Science of Education Society's Most Important and Challenging Task
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This book poses and answers two questions: (a) whether it is possible for the science of education to develop into a discipline that could constructively impact the education of students and, if so (b) what type of research would be...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Matthew Arnold and English Education The Poet's Pioneering Advocacy in Middle Class Instruction by Brendan A. Rapple Matthew Arnold and English Education The Poet's Pioneering Advocacy in Middle Class Instruction

Poet and literary and social religious Matthew Arnold (1822-1888) was a prominent educator. One of Her Majesty's Inspectors of Elementary Schools for 35 years, he travelled abroad to report on foreign education. Though Arnold is recognized as an early proponent...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/10/2017

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The Struggle for Public Education Ten Themes in American Educational History by Donald Parkerson, Jo Ann Parkerson The Struggle for Public Education Ten Themes in American Educational History
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This book provides a clear, comprehensive history of the modern American school from the nineteenth century to the present.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/07/2017

Teacher Preparation in Ireland History, Policy and Future Directions by Thomas O'Donoghue, Judith Harford, Teresa O'Doherty Teacher Preparation in Ireland History, Policy and Future Directions
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This study of teacher preparation policy and practice in Ireland from Independence in 1921 to the present, highlights, within an international context, the extent to which the focus of preparation moved from nation-building until 1967, when free second-level education was...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/06/2017

Democracy's Schools The Rise of Public Education in America by Johann N. Neem Democracy's Schools The Rise of Public Education in America

By studying the origins of America's public schools, Neem urges us to focus on the defining features of democratic education: promoting equality, nurturing human beings, preparing citizens, and fostering civic solidarity.
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/06/2017

Democracy's Schools The Rise of Public Education in America by Johann N. Neem Democracy's Schools The Rise of Public Education in America

By studying the origins of America's public schools, Neem urges us to focus on the defining features of democratic education: promoting equality, nurturing human beings, preparing citizens, and fostering civic solidarity.
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/06/2017

For the Common Good A New History of Higher Education in America by Charles Dorn For the Common Good A New History of Higher Education in America


Format: Hardback - Released: 06/06/2017

The History of Education The Making of a Discipline by Peter Gordon, Richard Szreter The History of Education The Making of a Discipline
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This volume deals with the great changes which have taken place in the practice of the history of education in present years. It brings together a number of important articles on the subject which are not easily available to the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/04/2017

Black Collegians' Experiences in US Northern Private Colleges A Narrative History, 1945-1965 by Dafina-Lazarus Stewart Black Collegians' Experiences in US Northern Private Colleges A Narrative History, 1945-1965

This book is a narrative study of the lives and experiences of sixty-eight Black collegians in a set of northern private colleges in the Midwest between 1945 and 1965. Through oral histories and archival material, this text documents and reflects...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/04/2017

The Schenley Experiment A Social History of Pittsburgh's First Public High School by Jake Oresick The Schenley Experiment A Social History of Pittsburgh's First Public High School


Format: Paperback - Released: 14/04/2017

Universities and Their Cities Urban Higher Education in America by Steven J. Diner Universities and Their Cities Urban Higher Education in America

Ultimately, this book is a considered and long overdue look at the symbiotic impact of these two great American institutions: the city and the university.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/04/2017

Oral History and Education Theories, Dilemmas, and Practices by Kristina R. Llewellyn Oral History and Education Theories, Dilemmas, and Practices

This book considers if and how oral history is 'best practice' for education. International scholars, practitioners, and teachers consider conceptual approaches, methodological limitations, and pedagogical possibilities of oral history education. These experts ask if and how oral history enables students...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/04/2017

The Key to the Door Experiences of Early African American Students at the University of Virginia by Maurica Apprey The Key to the Door Experiences of Early African American Students at the University of Virginia

Frames and highlights the stories of some of the first black students of the University of Virginia. This inspiring account of resilience and transformation offers a diversity of experiences and perspectives through firstperson narratives of black students during the University...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/03/2017

The Irish Classical Self Poets and Poor Scholars in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries by Laurie O'Higgins The Irish Classical Self Poets and Poor Scholars in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

The Irish Classical Self considers the role of classical languages and learning in the construction of cultural identities in eighteenth and nineteenth century Ireland. Focusing in particular on the lower ranks of society, it explores this unusual phenomenon through analysis...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/03/2017

25 Jahre Konzil Der Universitat Rostock 1990-2015 by Kersten Kruger 25 Jahre Konzil Der Universitat Rostock 1990-2015


Format: Paperback / softback - Released: 24/03/2017

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