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  • Educational Policy and the Politics of Changeby Miriam Henry; Bob Lingard; Fazal Rizvi; Sandra Taylor

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 65.95

    Governments around the world are trying to come to terms with new technologies, new social movements and a changing global economy. As a result, educational policy finds itself at the centre of a major political struggle between those who see it only for its instrumental outcomes and those who see its potential for human emancipation. This book is... more...

  • Wohlfahrt zwischen Staat und Bernd Grzeszick

    Duncker & Humblot 2010; US$ 49.63

    Hauptbeschreibung In der vorliegenden Publikation untersucht Bernd Grzeszick Strukturen des Dritten Sektors, der sich zwischen Staat, Markt und Familie bewegt. Er leistet damit einen Beitrag zur zunehmenden wissenschaftlichen Durchdringung dieses Bereichs. Im Zentrum stehen Fragen nach dem Verhältnis von Korporatismus, der Umsetzung von Wettbewerbselementen... more...

  • Der Antiochenische Text der Septuaginta in seiner Bezeugung und seiner Bedeutungby Siegfried Kreuzer; Marcus Sigismund

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2013; US$ 70.96

    Der Antiochenische bzw. lukianische Text ist eine der wichtigsten Textformen der Septuaginta. Geht dieser Text auf die Bearbeitung durch Lukian (lukianische Redaktion) um 300 n.Chr. zurück, oder repräsentiert er, wie es die Übereinstimmungen mit Josephus, dem Neuen Testament und insbesondere den Qumrantexten nahe legen, die älteste Form der Septuaginta... 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...

  • Education in a Globalized Worldby Nelly P. Stromquist

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2002; US$ 29.99

    Education at all levels?from primary school to university education?is undergoing a world wide transformation of its objectives, values, and practices. New technologies and communication practices have promoted the West's optimism that market forces can replace the former governmental responsibilities for social welfare and the inclusion of diverse... more...

  • Strategic Planning for School Managersby Jim Knight

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 61.95

    This work sets out the broad guidelines for effective strategic planning. It investigates key features necessary for success and provides suggestions for the development of a strategic plan that is relevant for the individual school. more...

  • Education and the Politicalby Tomasz Szkudlarek

    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...

  • Transformative Researchers and Educators for Democracyby João M. Paraskeva; Thad LaVallee

    SensePublishers 2015; US$ 49.99

    The 2012 Critical Transformative Educational Leadership and Policy Annual Conference hosted by the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth met head-on with issues of neoliberalism, educational democracy, cultural politics, public education, and seeing teachers and administrators as critical transformational leaders. This book is a collection of the... more...

  • Making Evidence Matterby Chris Brown

    Institute of Education Press 2014; US$ 41.95

    This book re-examines the arguments in favour of an evidence-informed approach to education policy; spotlights the factors that lead to a wide variety of evidence being disregarded by policy makers; and sets out why a paradigm of partnership between researchers and policy makers is required in order to improve the future for policy development. more...

  • Mapping Corporate Education Reformby Wayne Au; Joseph J. Ferrare

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 49.95

    Mapping Corporate Education Reform outlines and analyzes the complex relationships between policy actors that define education reform within the current, neoliberal context. Using social network analysis and powerful data visualization tools, the authors identify the problematic roots of these relationships and describe their effects both in the... more...