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  • Philosophy, Dialogue, and Educationby Alexandre Guilherme; W. John Morgan

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Philosophy, Dialogue, and Education is an advanced introduction to nine key European social philosophers: Martin Buber, Mikhail Bakhtin, Lev Vygotsky, Hannah Arendt, Emmanuel Levinas, Maurice Merleau-Ponty, Simone Weil, Michael Oakeshott, and Jürgen Habermas. This detailed yet highly readable work positions the socio-political views of each philosopher... more...

  • Case Study Research and Applications (International Student Edition)by Robert K. Yin

    SAGE Publications 2017; US$ 52.00

    Providing a complete portal to the world of case study research, the Sixth Edition of Robert K. Yin's bestselling text offers comprehensive coverage of the design and use of the case study method in addition to an integration of applications. more...

  • Inoperative Learningby Tyson E. Lewis

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Inoperative Learning draws upon the movement towards a weak philosophy that is currently gaining ground in educational philosophy: this weak philosophy does not offer a set of solutions or guidelines for improving educational outcomes, but rather renders assumptions about the theory-practice coupling that is so popular in contemporary education... more...

  • Transforming Assessmentby Jens Dolin; Robert Evans

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 106.30

    This book reports the results of a research project that investigated assessment methods aimed at supporting and improving inquiry-based approaches in European science, technology and mathematics (STM) education. The findings were used to influence policy makers with guidelines for ensuring that assessment enhances learning. The book provides insights... more...

  • Participant Empowerment Through Photo-elicitation in Ethnographic Education Researchby Michael Lee Jr. Boucher

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 94.48

    This volume gives scholars and students a working knowledge of the procedures, challenges, and benefits of using photo methods in their ethnographic work through studies by researchers who are currently using it. The studies are both examples of exemplary scholarship and serve as tutorials on the procedures and methodological considerations of using... more...

  • Media Research Methodsby Ina Bertrand; Peter Hughes

    Macmillan Education UK 2017; US$ 32.74

    This fully revised and updated second edition provides an accessible introduction to the research methods for studying media, communication and culture. In particular, the new edition considers how globalisation and digitalisation have changed the contexts, practices and content of media and the way that it is researched. more...

  • Research Methods in Educationby Louis Cohen; Lawrence Manion; Keith Morrison

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 64.95

    This thoroughly updated and extended eighth edition of the long-running bestseller Research Methods in Education covers the whole range of methods employed by educational research at all stages. Its five main parts cover: the context of educational research; research design; methodologies for educational research; methods of data collection; and... more...

  • Wertehorizont Beschäftigungsfähigkeit im Betriebby Nils Bernhardsson-Laros

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 39.70

    Nils Bernhardsson-Laros zeigt in seiner qualitativ-rekonstruktiven Studie, dass eine betriebliche Rekonstruktion des Employability-Konzeptes nur gelingen kann, wenn die Beschäftigten einbezogen und dabei unterstützt werden, es mit ihrem je spezifischen Konzept des „guten Lebens“ zu verbinden. Um Betriebsangehörige in diesen Prozessen zu unterstützen,... more...

  • Functional Grammaticsby Mary Macken-Horarik; Kristina Love; Carmel Sandiford; Len Unsworth

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 38.95

    This book provides a re-conceptualization of grammar in a period of change in the communication landscape and widening disciplinary knowledge. Drawing on resources in systemic functional linguistics, the book envisions a ‘functional grammatics’ relevant to disciplinary domains such as literary study, rhetoric and multimodality. It re-imagines the... more...

  • Collaborative, Participatory, and Empowerment Evaluationby David M. Fetterman; Liliana Rodríguez-Campos; Ann P. Zukoski; and Contributors

    Guilford Publications 2017; US$ 35.00

    From pioneering leaders in the field, this is the first book to provide a solid foundation for three major stakeholder involvement approaches: collaborative, participatory, and empowerment evaluation. Highlighting differences among the approaches, the authors focus on the role of the evaluator, who may be in charge of the evaluation, share control,... more...