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  • Areas of Learning Basic to Lifelong Educationby P. Lengrand

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95

    The study of lifelong education brings to light aspects of education which go beyond the purely intellectual sphere into all dimensions of being.These dimensions assume great importance for individuals seeking to develop capacities which will enable them to cope successfully with the challenges they will confront throughout life and to participate... more...

  • The e-Learning Handbookby Saul Carliner; Patti Shank

    Wiley 2016; US$ 87.00 US$ 75.40

    The e-Learning Handbook  provides a critical reflection on the current state of e-learning with contributions from the world’s foremost e-learning experts and best-selling authors from academe and industry, including Margaret Driscoll; Brent Wilson Lee Christopher; William Horton, L. Wayne Precht, Harvey Singh, Jim Everidge, and Jane Bozarth;... more...

  • The Education Dilemmaby J. Simmons

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95

    The Education Dilemma: Policy Issues for Developing Countries in the 1980s focuses on the questions on the adequacy of the Western European and North American model of formal schooling exported to developing countries. The selection first offers information on an overview of the policy issues in the 1980s, future of formal education in developing countries,... more...

  • e-Learning Standardsby Carol Fallon; Sharon Brown

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 154.95

    For the first time ever, clear, comprehensive information about the major e-learning standards has been brought together in a single resource. No more confusing patchworks of information gleaned from scattered Web sites and periodicals. No more frustrating searches through hundreds of pages of technical specifications to find the twenty pages that... more...

  • Living with Moral Disagreementby Michele S. Moses

    University of Chicago Press 2016; US$ 25.00

    How to handle affirmative action is one of the most intractable policy problems of our era, touching on controversial issues such as race-consciousness and social justice. Much has been written both for and against affirmative action policies?especially within the realm of educational opportunity. In this book, philosopher Michele S. Moses offers... more...

  • The Strange Childby Andrea Arai

    Stanford University Press 2016; US$ 25.95

    The Strange Child examines how the Japanese financial crisis of the 1990s gave rise to "the child problem," a powerful discourse of social anxiety that refocused concerns about precarious economic futures and shifting ideologies of national identity onto the young. Andrea Arai's ethnography details the different forms of social and cultural dislocation... more...

  • Coercive Concernby Reva Jaffe-Walter

    Stanford University Press 2016; US$ 27.95

    Many liberal-minded Western democracies pride themselves on their commitments to egalitarianism, the fair treatment of immigrants, and the right to education. These environments would seem to provide a best-case scenario for the reception of immigrant youth. But that is not always the case. Coercive Concern explores how stereotypes of Muslim immigrants... more...

  • Policy, Professionalization, Privatization, and Performance Assessmentby Theresa J. Gurl; Limarys Caraballo; Leslee Grey; John H. Gunn; David Gerwin; Héfer Bembenutty

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 54.99

    This volume reviews the background of mandated teacher performance assessment with an emphasis on policy, privatization, and professionalization. The authors discuss the potential impact of mandated teacher performance assessments on teacher education in the content areas of mathematics, English, and social studies. The perspectives and empirical... more...

  • Complex Dynamical Systems in Educationby Matthijs Koopmans; Dimitrios Stamovlasis

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 179.00

    This book capitalizes on the developments in dynamical systems and education by presenting some of the most recent advances in this area in seventeen non-overlapping chapters. The first half of the book discusses the conceptual framework of complex dynamical systems and its applicability to educational processes. The second half presents a set of... more...

  • New Developments in Science and Technology Educationby Martin Riopel; Zacharoula Smyrnaiou

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.00

    This book explores the beneficial impact of pedagogically updated practices and approaches in the teaching of science concepts as well as elaborates on future challenges and emerging issues that address Science and Technology Education. By pointing out new research directions it informs educational practices and bridges the gap between research and... more...