The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Religion and education. Education under church control

Most popular at the top

  • Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Dragon?by Yong Zhao

    Wiley 2014; US$ 26.95

    The secrets behind China's extraordinary educational system ? good, bad, and ugly Chinese students' consistently stunning performance on the international PISA exams? where they outscore students of all other nations in math, reading, and science?have positioned China as a world education leader. American educators and pundits have declared this... more...

  • Education Policyby Richard Smith

    Wiley 2013; US$ 34.95

    Education Policy sees 12 philosophers of education critique current and recent UK educational policies relating to higher education and faith-based education, assessment, the teaching of reading, vocational and civic education, teacher education, the influence of Europe and the idea of the ?Big Society?. Twelve philosophers of education subject... more...

  • Official Knowledgeby Michael W. Apple

    Taylor and Francis 2013; 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...

  • Education in Franceby Anne Corbett; Bob Moon

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 205.00

    In common with most industrialised countries, France has undertaken an ambitious programme of education reform over the last fifteen years. This book uses key extracts from contemporary writing to examine exactly how and why that process has happened, focusing on all stages of the education system. Sections cover the main characteristics of school... more...

  • Education Reform in Contemporary Spainby Oliver Boyd-Barrett; Pam O'Malley

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 205.00

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Whose School is it Anyway?by Kathryn Riley

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 67.95

    In the 1970s, two events in particular, the William Tyndale School and James Callaghan's Ruskin speech, generated extensive media coverage and political activity and became 'watersheds' along the path to political and educational reform. This has shaped the system of school and governments in the 1990s. This book revisits Tyndale and Ruskin and examines... more...

  • Education And Politics For The 1990sby Denis Lawton

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 64.95

    Examines the ideological differences between the education policies of the two main political parties in the UK and discusses the emergence of these differences within the context of the 1988 Education Reform Act. It also looks at the world-wide influence of the "New Right" politics on education. more...

  • Reforming Educationby Benjamin Levin

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 63.95

    Ambitious programs of education reform have been introduced by many governments around the world. Reforming Education is an important study of large-scale education reform in five different settings: England, New Zealand, the Canadian provinces of Alberta and Manitoba and the US state of Minnesota. The book looks at a variety of reforms covering:... more...

  • Taking Education Really Seriouslyby Michael Fielding

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 61.95

    Michael Fielding looks at what the Labour Government has achieved in the last four years with its policy of 'education, education, education'. There has been widespread disappointment in New Labour's education policies, which on the whole have not steered too far wide of those put in place by Margaret Thatcher, including issues of marketisation, testing... more...

  • Implementing European Union Education and Training Policyby D. Phillips; H. Ertl

    Springer Netherlands 2007; US$ 219.00

    The European Union and Education and Training: An Overview of Policies and Initiatives.- Educating Europe: An Analysis of EU Educational Policies.- Interpreting EU Education and Training Policy: Thoughts from the English Perspective.- Tensions Between the European and the Nordic Dimension in Education, with Particular Reference to Sweden.- A Comparative... more...