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  • Identity, Neoliberalism and Aspirationby Garth Stahl

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 140.00

    In recent years there has been growing concern over the pervasive disparities in academic achievement that are highly influenced by ethnicity, class and gender. Specifically, within the neoliberal policy rhetoric, there has been concern over underachievement of working-class young males, specifically white working-class boys. The historic persistence... more...

  • How to Raise Boys' Achievementby Colin Noble; Jerry Brown; Jane Murphy

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 43.95

    This book gives practical help to anybody who wishes to learn anything about the practical and accessible ways to raise boys' achievement in primary and secondary schools. Its down-to-earth language, easy style and rational sequencing of actions will appeal to all readers. This is essentially a handbook that can be used for reference, background reading,... more...

  • Why Boys Failby Richard WHITMIRE

    AMACOM 2011; US$ 4.99

    Selected as one of the American School Board Journal?s ?Top Education Reads.? more...

  • Boys and Their Schoolingby John Whelen

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 165.00

    This book presents an ethnographic study of the experiences of teenage boys in an Australian high school. It follows a group of thirteen to fifteen year olds over a period of more than two years, and seeks to understand why so many boys say they hate school yet enjoy being with one another in their daily confrontations with the formal school. The... more...

  • The Minds of Boysby Michael Gurian; Kathy Stevens

    Wiley 2010; US$ 18.95

    Michael Gurian's blockbuster bestseller The Wonder of Boys is the bible for mothers, fathers, and educators on how tounderstand and raise boys. It has sold over 400,000 copies, beentranslated into 17 languages, and sells over 25,000 every year,which is more than any other book on boys in history. To follow upon this first book, which launched the... more...

  • Reaching Boys, Teaching Boysby Michael Reichert; Richard Hawley; Peg Tyre

    Wiley 2010; US$ 29.95

    Based on an extensive worldwide study, this book reveals what getsboys excited about learning Reaching Boys, Teaching Boys challenges the widely-heldcultural impression that boys are stubbornly resistant to schoolingwhile providing concrete examples of pedagogy and instructionalstyle that have been proven effective in a variety of schoolsettings.... more...

  • Why Boys Failby Richard Whitmire

    AMACOM 2010; US$ 24.95

    Boys are slipping in school at an alarming rate. Here’s why it’s happening—and how to stop it. more...

  • Black American Males in Higher Educationby Henry T. Frierson; James H. Wyche; Willie Pearson

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2009; US$ 134.95

    This is the first of two volumes that specifically addresses the subject of the disproportional decline of Black American Males in higher education. For too long, acknowledgment of this issue has been avoided for fear that it would be clearly and too painfully felt. It is apparent that this issue can no longer be ignored and the need to examine and... more...

  • Black American Males in Higher Educationby Henry T. Frierson; James H. Wyche; Willie Pearson

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2009; US$ 144.95

    Part of the "Emerald's Diversity in Higher Education" series, this volume presents discussions related to reports on research and theoretical views pertaining to Black males in higher education. It also includes discussions of intervention programs within or associated with institutions of higher education. more...

  • Motivating Black Males to Achieve in School and in Lifeby Baruti K. Kafele

    ASCD 2009; US$ 16.95

    This thought-provoking book from award-winning educator Baruti K. Kafele offers proven strategies that teachers and administrators can use to motivate and engage black male students at the middle and high school levels. more...