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Religion and education. Education under church control

  • Bundesweiter Bildungsstreik 2009by

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 39.99

    ?Entsprechend dem interdisziplinär angelegten Studium der Bildungswissenschaften versammelt der Band Beiträge aus Bildungspolitik, Erziehungswissenschaft, Soziologie und Schulforschung. Die AutorInnen analysieren die Aktualität Humboldts für die heutige Organisationsform der Universität und thematisieren - ohne die Kritik an den Akkreditierungsorganen... more...

  • Education and the Politicalby

    SensePublishers 2013; US$ 49.99

    The essays in this collection address the relation between education and politics in new ways. Rather than understanding education simply as the object of political decision-making, or as preparation for politics, the authors of this volume see education as implicated in social conflicts and in the political processes that produce and change social... more...

  • Public Vices, Private Virtues?: Assessing the Effects of Marketization in Higher Educationby

    SensePublishers 2011; US$ 49.99

    Recent years have seen the strengthening of a discourse that emphasises the virtues of markets, competition and private initiative, vis-à-vis the vices of public intervention in higher education. This volume presents a timely reflection about the effects this increasing marketization has been producing in many higher education systems worldwide. The... more...

  • Stärkung kommunaler Bildungskompetenzenby

    Richard Boorberg Verlag 2014; US$ 36.26

    Die Schriftenreihe greift aktuelle Entwicklungen im kommunalen Sektor auf. Die Verknüpfung von Wissenschaft und Praxis ist dabei ein besonderes Anliegen. In der Reihe erscheinen sowohl Monographien, die mit rechtsdogmatischer Fundierung Probleme der kommunalen Praxis behandeln, als auch Tagungsbände mit praxisbezogenen und wissenschaftlich reflektierten... more...

  • Lehrerbildung: Zentren für Lehrerbildungby

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2015; US$ 59.95

    Die Lehrerbildung ist in der bildungspolitischen Diskussion noch immer ein zentrales Thema. Dabei wird mit der Umorientierung auf Bachelor/Master-Strukturen, die in vielen Bundesländern vollzogen wurde bzw. noch ansteht, die Organisationsfrage neu gestellt. In diesem Prozess können Zentren für Lehrerbildung unterschiedliche Aufgaben wahrnehmen. In... more...

  • Globalisation, Ideology and Education Policy Reformsby

    Springer Netherlands 2010; US$ 209.00

    The eleventh in the 12-volume book series Globalisation, Comparative Education and Policy Research, this work sets out to explore the interrelationship between ideology and education reforms, setting it in a global context. With this as its focus, the chapters represent hand-picked scholarly research on major discourses in the field of comparative... more...

  • Active Ageing, Active Learningby

    Springer Netherlands 2011; US$ 159.00

    Active Ageing, Active Learning explores the general issues of ageing, learning and education for the elderly, focusing especially on why, how, and what elders want to learn. This edited collection comprises of contributions from internationally renowned researchers and scholar-practitioners in the field. more...

  • Intelligent and Adaptive Educational-Learning Systemsby

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 229.00

    A host of cutting-edge educational applications for computers and software are covered here by leading experts, from data mining of learning models to dynamic storyboarding and the effects on education and business of AI applications in the classroom. more...

  • Questioning Excellence in Higher Educationby

    SensePublishers 2012; US$ 49.99

    Excellence in higher education is as old as university, but nowadays the concept is widely emphasized and its meaning has been redefined on the basis of different values and goals, especially those related to market. Excellence has become the meter on which institutions are assessed and public funding allocated, the tool by which worldwide comparisons... more...

  • Positioning Technology Education in the Curriculumby

    SensePublishers 2012; US$ 49.99

    The position of technology education in the school curriculum is a topic of continuous discussions. This book offers a number of research-based contributions to that discussion. A number of aspects have been identified that are related to the way technology education can be embedded in the curriculum: The historical development of the subject, its... more...