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  • Education Governance for the Twenty-First Centuryby Paul Manna; Patrick McGuinn

    Brookings Institution Press 2013; US$ 32.95

    America's fragmented, decentralized, politicized, and bureaucratic system of education governance is a major impediment to school reform. In this important new book, a number of leading education scholars, analysts, and practitioners show that understanding the impact of specific policy changes in areas such as standards, testing, teachers, or school... more...

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    Springer Fachmedien 2010; US$ 59.99

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  • Official Knowledgeby Michael W. Apple

    Taylor and Francis 1999; US$ 52.95

    A powerful examination of the rightist resurgence in education and the challenges it presents to concerned educators, Official Knowledge analyzes the effects of conservative beliefs and strategies on educational policy and practice. Apple looks specifically at the conservative agenda's incursion into education through the curriculum, textbook... more...

  • A Companion to the Philosophy of Educationby Randall Curren

    Wiley 2008; US$ 220.95

    A Companion to the Philosophy of Education is a comprehensive guide to philosophical thinking about education. Offers a state-of-the-art account of current and controversial issues in education, including issues pertaining to multiculturalism, special education, sex education, and academic freedom. Written by an international team of leading... more...

  • Values in Educationby Eva Burman; Maxine Cooper; Lorraine Ling; Joan Stephenson; Joan Stephenson****Nfa******

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 62.95

    This book is based upon an empiracal study involving training and practising teachers from seven countries. It looks at various attitudes and practices towards the teaching of values and their place in the curriculum. more...

  • Educating the 'Right' Wayby Michael W. Apple

    Routledge 2006; US$ 29.95

    ''Educating the ''Right'' Way'' provided a detailed and systematic critical analysis of the growing power of conservative movements in educational policy and practice.. Since its publication, the worrisome trends it analyzes have worsened and have come into the very center of education in countries throughout the world. In this revised edition, noted... more...

  • Activist Educatorsby Catherine Marshall; Amy L. Anderson

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 47.95

    Activist Educators offers a view of assertive idealistic professionals? lives by presenting rich qualitative data on the impetus behind their activism and the strategies they used to push limits in fighting for a cause. more...

  • Controversy in the Classroomby Diana E. Hess

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 44.95

    Through rich empirical research from real classrooms throughout the nation, Controversy in the Classroom demonstrates why schools have the potential to be particularly powerful sites for democratic education. more...

  • American Presidents and Educationby Maurice R. Berube

    ABC-CLIO 1991; US$ 83.95

    The role of the president of the United States in regard to education changed significantly following the end of World War II. As the U.S. economy became more sophisticated and the country emerged as the dominant technological and world power, the demand for an educated work force increased. In this work, Maurice R. Berube offers the first comprehensive... more...

  • School's Inby Paul Manna

    Georgetown University Press 2006; US$ 26.95

    For most of the history of the United States, citizens and elected officials alike considered elementary and secondary education to be the quintessential state and local function. Only in the past four decades, from Lyndon B. Johnson's signing of the landmark Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to George W. Bush's ambitious but controversial... more...