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  • Canadian Educationby

    SensePublishers 2012; US$ 69.95

    Canadian Education: Governing Practices and Producing Subjects is an absolutely critical volume bridging a number of key areas in Canadian education ? classroom politics, schools, teachers? work, higher education, and much more ? with the theoretical contributions of Michel Foucault. The result is illuminating, engaging, and critically provocative.... more...

  • 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$ 69.95

    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...

  • The Knowledge Economy and Lifelong Learningby

    SensePublishers 2012; US$ 69.95

    This book presents some of the most trenchant critical analyses of the widespread claims for the recent emergence of a knowledge economy and the attendant need for greater lifelong learning. The book contains two sections: first, general critiques of the limits of current notions of a knowledge economy and required adult learning, in terms of historical... more...

  • LEARNING WITH ADULTSby

    SensePublishers 2012; US$ 69.95

    This book is written at a time when our own field of adult education is under assault from a variety of capitalist and neoconservative forces pressuring us... to turn away from the causes of criticality, lifelong learning, and education for freedom. Rather than succumb to these pressures, we have hope that our long term goals of education for life... 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...

  • Activity Theory in Formal and Informal Science Educationby

    SensePublishers 2013; US$ 49.99

    The purpose of this book is to establish a broader context for rethinking science learning and teaching by using cultural historical activity theoretic approach. Activity theory already steps in its third generation and only a few works have been done on its applications to science education, especially in Europe. The context takes into account more... 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...