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History

  • History Teaching, Identities, Citizenshipby

    Institute of Education Press 2005; US$ 31.00

    Explores the relationship between models of history teaching, their impact on the building of collective, and individual identities and civic education, and particularly conflict solution and intercultural education. With the theoretical focus on historical consciousness, the geographical focus is Europe and its Mediterranean neighbours. more...

  • Seeing and Knowingby A. B. Mulder-Bakker

    Brepols Publishers 2004; US$ 84.00

    The studies within this volume apply insights gained from gender studies to re-consider the way knowledge and learning was transmitted in medieval Europe 1200?1550. more...

  • Intellectual Resistance and the Struggle for Palestineby Matthew Abraham

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 90.00

    By positioning the late Edward Said's political interventions as a public intellectual on behalf of Palestinian populations living under Israeli occupation as a form of intellectual resistance, Abraham moves to consider forms of physical resistance, seeking to better understand the motivations of those who choose to turn their bodies into weapons. more...

  • Redefining Education in the Twenty-first Centuryby Dennis Adams; Mary Hamm

    Charles C Thomas 2005; US$ 36.95

    Redefining Education in the Twenty-First Century explores issues, trends, and practical ideas for teaching and learning in a new era. The book provides specific classroom activities and connects them to recent pedagogical developments that reach across the curriculum. It builds on our expanding knowledge of what works in classrooms and suggests how... more...

  • The Legacy of a Freedom Schoolby Sandra E. Adickes

    Palgrave Macmillan 2005; US$ 37.00

    The story of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee's Mississippi Freedom Schools. more...

  • Achieving Success for Kidsby Tim L. Adsit

    R&L Education 2011; US$ 22.99

    Achieving Success for Kids is a clarion call to action that explains why we need to save America's children and return our nation and our schools to the core values, beliefs, and principles upon which our nation was founded. In this book, Tim L. Adsit presents a bold, visionary blueprint for change and success in achieving and exceeding international... more...

  • 1764-1804by Sandra Aebersold; Carla Aubry; Luca Godenzi; Norbert Grube; Eva Schaffner

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 266.00

    The first volume of letters written to Pestalozzi contains 713 letters written between 1764 and 1804 by illustrious correspondents such as Karl Viktor von Bonstetten, Philipp Emanuel von Fellenberg, Hans Caspar Hirzel, Isaak Iselin, Johann Caspar Lavater, Anna Schulthess and 170 further writers, some of them unknown. The letters demonstrate... more...

  • The Contest for Knowledgeby Maria Gaetana Agnesi; Diamante Medaglia Faini; Aretafila Savini de' Rossi; Accademia de' Ricovrati; Rebecca Messbarger; Paula Findlen

    University of Chicago Press 2007; US$ 22.50

    At a time when women were generally excluded from scholarly discourse in the intellectual centers of Europe, four extraordinary female letterate proved their parity as they lectured in prominent scientific and literary academies and published in respected journals. During the Italian Enlightenment, Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Giuseppa Eleonora Barbapiccola,... more...

  • A Mirror to Kathleen's Faceby Donald Akenson

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 46.95

    First published in 1975, Donald Akenson?s book was at the forefront of a radically new approach to the study of Irish educational history. Instead of investigating the evolution of the schools as an isolated process, he explores the complex interrelations of Irish education, institutions and society, treating the schools as cultural litmus paper.... more...

  • Education and Enmity (Routledge Revivals)by Donald Akenson

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 46.95

    First published in 1973 Professor Akenson?s book traces the series of religious and political controversies which have battered the state schools of Northern Ireland. After the government?s admirably intentioned, but muddled, attempt to create a non-sectarian school system in the early 1920s, the educational system was progressively manipulated by... more...