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- Wiley 2013; US$ 22.95
In the second edition of her critically acclaimed book The Dreamkeepers , Gloria Ladson-Billings revisits the eight teachers who were profiled in the first edition and introduces us to new teachers who are current exemplars of good teaching. She shows that culturally relevant teaching is not a matter of race, gender, or teaching style. What matters... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2007; US$ 30.00
Drawing on indigenous belief systems and recent work in critical 'race' studies and multicultural-feminist theory, Keating provides detailed step-by-step suggestions, based on her own teaching experiences, designed to anticipate and change students' resistance to social-justice issues. It offers a holistic approach to theory and practice. more...
Dysconscious Racism, Afrocentric Praxis, and Education for Human Freedom: Through the Years I Keep on ToilingTaylor and Francis 2015; US$ 155.00
A dynamic leader and visionary teacher/scholar, Joyce E. King has made important contributions to the knowledge base on preparing teachers for diversity, culturally connected teaching and learning, and inclusive transformative leadership for change, often in creative partnership with communities. Dr. King is internationally recognized for her innovative... more...
- The Experiment 2015; US$ 15.95
The future is in your hands?not Harvard's TO: All students wondering ?Can I get into my dream college?? CC: All parents wondering ?Can we afford it?? FROM: Educational consultant Kristin M. White MEMO: COLLEGE RANKINGS DON?T MATTER. This claim might sound crazy, but it?s true: Research shows that where you go to school makes little difference... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 145.00
This book provides a reconstruction of Aristotelian character education, shedding new light on what moral character really is, and how it can be highlighted, measured, nurtured and taught in current schooling. Arguing that many recent approaches to character education understand character in exclusively amoral, instrumentalist terms, Kristjánsson... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95
The concept of potential plays a prominent role in the thinking of parents, educators and planners the world over. Although this concept accurately reflects central features of human nature, its current use perpetuates traditional myths of fixity, harmony and value, calculated to cause untold mischief in social and educational practice. First published... more...
- Wiley 2010; US$ 30.00
A Guide for Shaping Your School's Culture In this thoroughly revised and updated edition of their classic book, Shaping School Culture, Terrence Deal and Kent Peterson address the latest thinking on organizational culture and change and offer new ideas and strategies on how stories, rituals, traditions, and other cultural practices can be used to... more...
- Charles C Thomas 2008; US$ 45.95
Diversity and Education: Teachers, Teaching, and Teacher Education exemplifies many of the major concepts and principles of multicultural education, individually and collectively. The goal of the book is to move beyond the surface to more deeply explore the intersections of diversity, equity and education. Theoretical, empirical, and practical discussion... more...
Die Entstehung und Entwicklung der Altenpflegeausbildung: Historische Rekonstruktion des Zeitraums 1950 bis 1994 in Nordrhein-WestfalenDiplomica Verlag 2010; US$ 11.80
Hauptbeschreibung Trotz der rasanten Entwicklungen in der Pflegewissenschaft und -forschung in den letzten 20 Jahren ist in Deutschland die Forschungslage zur Geschichte der Pflegberufe wenig ausgebaut. Hier besteht aus mehreren Gründen noch ein großer Nachholbedarf. Unabhängig vom rein historischen Erkenntnisinteresse ist die Betrachtung der Pflegegeschichte... more...