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- Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95
Using visual ethnography, this book explores the many forms of pleasures that boys derive in and through the spaces and their bodies in physical education. Employing the works of Michel Foucault and Judith Butler, Gerdin examines how pleasure is connected to identity, schooling, and power relations, and demonstrates how discourses of sport, fitness,... more...
- Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 23.99
The language of vocation and calling can encourage faculty and students to venture out of their academic silos and to reflect on larger questions of meaning and purpose. With contributors from across different disciplines, this volume makes a compelling case for vocational reflection and discernment in undergraduate education today. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 40.95
Written specifically for education studies students, this accessible text offers a clear introduction to placements and work-based learning, providing an insight into work in schools and education settings. Including case studies to illustrate the diversity of placements and workplace opportunities, it explores the theory and practice of working... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 466.43
This second handbook offers all new content in which readers will find a thoughtful and measured interrogation of significant contemporary thinking and practice in urban education. Each chapter reflects contemporary cutting-edge issues in urban education as defined by their local context. One important theme that runs throughout this handbook is how... more...
- Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 31.24
Das Werk zeigt, dass Pädagoginnen und Pädagogen spurensuchende Forscher und forschende Spurensucher zugleich sind ? je nachdem, aus welcher Perspektive sie ihren Blick fokussieren. Die in diesem Buch vereinten Autorinnen und Autoren haben fesselnde Spuren für sich gefunden: in der Autobiographie, in der Zeit, in Medien und in bleibenden, überdauernden... more...
- University of Chicago Press 2017; US$ 22.50
This year marks the centenary publication of John Dewey?s magnum opus, Democracy and Education . Despite its profound importance as a foundational text in education, it is notoriously difficult and?dare we say it?a little dry. In this charming and often funny companion, noted philosopher of education D. C. Phillips goes chapter by chapter to bring... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan US 2017; US$ 128.96
Transnational skilled migrants are often thought of as privileged migrants with flexible citizenship. This book challenges this assumption by examining the diverse migration trajectories, experiences and dilemmas faced by tertiary-educated mobile Malaysian migrants through a postcolonial lens. It argues that mobile Malaysians? culture of... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan UK 2017; US$ 76.41
Elite schools have always been social choreographers par excellence. The world over, they put together highly dexterous performances as they stage and restage changing relations of ruling. They are adept at aligning their social choreographies to shifting historical conditions and cultural tastes. In multiple theatres, they now regularly rehearse the... more...
- Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 26.77
Wie kaum eine andere soziale Kategorie gilt insbesondere Bildung als Bedingung der Teilhabe am gesellschaftlichen Leben schlechthin. Nur wer gebildet ist, sei in der Lage, den Anforderungen moderner Lebensverhältnisse Rechnung zu tragen und sie nicht nur aufzunehmen, sondern ihrerseits auch mitzugestalten. Wenn aber Bildung auf (soziale) Teilhabe... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan US 2017; US$ 85.98
At a time when social, cultural and linguistic diversity has become a characteristic of education systems around the world, this timely text considers how teacher education is responding to these developments in the context of increased mobilities within and across national boundaries. This collection draws together the work of scholars, from a range... more...