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Paperback. This book provides an in-depth analysis of the newest national American education fad, intended to replace the 2002 incarnation of the ESEA, No Child Left Behind. Zarra delves into the "seeds" that produced the Common Core Standards, as well as the groups involved in the political and corporate pressure to revamp America's K-16 education system. Num Pages: 292 pages, 4 tables. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JNA; JNF; JNT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 154 x 20. Weight in Grams: 449.
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781475814286
ISBN
9781475814286
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 54.16
€ 10.39

Hardcover. Series: Counterpoints. Num Pages: 225 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: JFC; JNA; JNKC; JNMT; JNSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 157 x 232 x 18. Weight in Grams: 450.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Edition
2nd ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433100314
ISBN
9781433100314
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 77.90

Paperback. Examines the life of Malcolm X as not only a radical political figure, but also as a teacher and mentor. This book features untold tenets of Malcolm X's educational philosophy, and also traces a historical trajectory of Black activists. It deals with the Black student movement in North Carolina and Duke University. Series: Black Studies and Critical Thinking. Num Pages: 304 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: HB; JNA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 151 x 20. Weight in Grams: 466.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433117701
ISBN
9781433117701
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 34.99
€ 33.91

Paperback. Series: Counterpoints Studies in the Postmodern Theory of Education. Num Pages: 162 pages. BIC Classification: AB; JFC; JNA; JNF; JNMF; JNMT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 147 x 273 x 14. Weight in Grams: 280.
Publisher
Peter Lang International Academic Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780820457451
ISBN
9780820457451
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 31.99
€ 30.41

Hardcover. This book was designed by Dr. George Woodrow, Jr. for use by educators. The Pyramid is research-based; it aligns theory with professional practice, and strives to take what we know and provide a practical framework to effectively apply that same knowledge in ways that promote student achievement. Num Pages: 228 pages, black & white illustrations, black & white tables, figures. BIC Classification: JNA; JNF; JNKS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 233 x 161 x 21. Weight in Grams: 449.
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781475813500
ISBN
9781475813500
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 69.96
€ 12.50

Hardcover. It is time for academics to embrace the fact that nothing is more appealing to readers - especially to our students - than personal stories with meaning-making implications that can touch all lives. This book illustrates the value of personal narrative writing. Series: Critical Qualitative Research. Num Pages: 195 pages. BIC Classification: HP; JM; JNA; JNF; JNMF; JNMT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 157 x 16. Weight in Grams: 408.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
2nd ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433124839
ISBN
9781433124839
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 123.00

Hardcover. Focuses on the various methods and theories applied to the study of higher education. This title is organized into eight principal parts: teaching and learning; course design; the student experience; system policy; institutional management; quality; academic work; and, knowledge and research. Editor(s): Tight, Malcolm. Series: Major Themes in Education. Num Pages: 2264 pages. BIC Classification: GB; JNA; JNM. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156. Weight in Grams: 4127.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
2264
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415497756
ISBN
9780415497756
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 1,674.90

Hardcover. Num Pages: 208 pages, 10 bw illus. BIC Classification: JNA; JNM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2018
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474261692
ISBN
9781474261692
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 112.50

Paperback. Provides an introduction to education in the U.S., from its origins to its contemporary manifestations. Focusing on social inequality, the author calls into question Horace Mann's famous proclamation that education is the "great equalizer" and examines how education stratifies students based on socioeconomic background, race, and gender. Series: Sociology in the Twenty-First Century. Num Pages: 302 pages, 33 scattered, b/w line art. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JFFJ; JNAM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
University of California Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520285118
ISBN
9780520285118
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 32.99
€ 28.79

Hardcover.
Publisher
New Era Publications International APS Denmark
Number of pages
160
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9788764934854
ISBN
9788764934854
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 38.99
€ 31.19

Hardcover. Editor(s): Silberman-Keller, Diana; Bekerman, Zvi; Giroux, Henry A.; Burbules, Nicholas C. Series: Counterpoints. Num Pages: 226 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: APF; GTC; JF; JNA; UM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 158 x 237 x 20. Weight in Grams: 546.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Edition
2nd ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433102318
ISBN
9781433102318
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 84.51

Paperback. A Different View of Urban Schools Series: Counterpoints. Num Pages: 126 pages. BIC Classification: JFC; JHBD; JNA; JNF; JNMT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 152 x 225 x 10. Weight in Grams: 212.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433113888
ISBN
9781433113888
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 28.03

Paperback. The current, one-size-fits-all educational model requires students to adapt to the system, but in order for students to thrive, schools must change in deep and substantial ways. This book is a catalyst for creating the kind of empowering, engaging, and effective learning environments that all students need to succeed in school and life. Num Pages: 232 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JNA; JNF; JNK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 150 x 17. Weight in Grams: 349.
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781475815764
ISBN
9781475815764
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 36.99
€ 34.20

Hardcover. Editor(s): Scorza, Jason A. Num Pages: 214 pages, 6 tables, 4 graphs. BIC Classification: JNA; JNF; JNK; JNM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 166 x 288 x 24. Weight in Grams: 462.
Publisher
Fairleigh Dickinson University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781683930099
ISBN
9781683930099
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 91.40
€ 89.86

Paperback. Suitable for undergraduate and graduate students in introductory foundations of education classes, this title provides a different lens through which students can view what happens in twenty-first-century schools while also considering the perspectives of multiple constituencies: parents, teachers, students and communities. Editor(s): Blair, Eleanor; Medina, Yolanda. Num Pages: 364 pages. BIC Classification: JHB; JNA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 181 x 349 x 22. Weight in Grams: 708.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433129414
ISBN
9781433129414
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 47.99
€ 45.78

Paperback. Series: Counterpoints. Num Pages: 232 pages. BIC Classification: HP; JNA; JNFR; JNMT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 229 x 13. Weight in Grams: 344.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
1st New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433101724
ISBN
9781433101724
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 32.99
€ 31.54

Paperback. Num Pages: 189 pages. BIC Classification: JNA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 152 x 225 x 13. Weight in Grams: 290.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780820481883
ISBN
9780820481883
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.53

Hardcover. Offers a philosophical exploration of liberal learning: a still-evolving tradition of theory and practice that has dominated and sustained intellectual life and learning in much of the globe for two millennia. This study is of interest to educators as well as those specializing in Philosophy of Education. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: JNAM. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 223 x 138 x 26. Weight in Grams: 480.
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
240
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441151063
ISBN
9781441151063
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 142.31

Hardcover. Intends to provide a fresh look at how we think about education and improvement. Drawing on philosophical work, including that of Derrida, Foucault and Heidegger, this title deconstructs the ethic of improvement before exploring key dimensions of education, its institutions and technologies. Num Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: JNA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 248 x 174 x 22. Weight in Grams: 684.
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
320
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441161895
ISBN
9781441161895
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 162.20

Hardcover. Draws on Karl Popper's evolutionary epistemology and challenges widespread assumptions about learning, teaching and research that are embedded in the practices of various teachers and in the design of most education institutions worldwide. Num Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: JNAM; JNT. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 160 x 242 x 22. Weight in Grams: 586.
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
288
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441161260
ISBN
9781441161260
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 162.20