Moral & social purpose of education

    Imperial Control in Cyprus

    By Antigone Heraclidou

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    Scholarly study of the use of education as a tool of imperial control in British Protectorate Cyprus

    Promoting Equity in Schools

    By Mel Ainscow

    Paperback £27.92

    Around the world, countries are searching for ways of making their schools more effective for all children and young people. This book offers a new way of thinking about how to address this challenge. It sees improvement as requiring a collective effort that involves contributions from all members of a...

    Boy with the Perpetual Nervousness

    By Graham Caveney

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    A compelling, often hilarious, and exceptionally powerful account of an 80s adolescence navigated via literature and music, the English class system - and the impact of and recovery from abuse.

    West

    By Christopher Tadgell

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    This volume tells the story of European architecture in the `middle ages' - from the destruction by northern barbarians of Rome and the urban society it had fostered to the rediscovery of Classical values and the rebirth of humanism in 15th-century Italy. This period saw the evolution of feudalism, with...

    Raising Thinkers

    By Tremaine du Preez

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    Raising thinkers into 2020 and beyond. Raising Thinkers introduces tools and techniques to enhance critical and creative thinking, decision making and emotional, social and fluid intelligence in a growing thinker.

    Classroom Action

    By Ajay Heble

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    Building on the concept of a "teaching community," Heble and his contributors explore what it might mean for teachers and students to reach outside the walls of the classroom and attempt to establish meaningful connections between the ideas and theories they have learned and the broader community beyond campus.

    The Social Change Model: Facilitating Leadership Development

    By Susan R. Komives

    Paperback £40.71

    A comprehensive guide to using the Social Change Model in all types of curricular and co-curricular settings This book is designed to provide leadership educators with a wealth of classroom and workshop activities, discussion and reflection questions, assignment suggestions, and additional resources such as video clips and supplementary readings. It...

    Sociology of Special and Inclusive Education

    By Sally Tomlinson

    Paperback £29.62

    A Sociology of Special and Inclusive Education brings sociological perspectives to bear on the social, political and economic policies and practices that comprise special and inclusive education, and the education of lower attainers. Increasingly governments have accepted the premise that education should incorporate all social and ethnic groups, especially those...

    Not for Profit

    By Martha C. Nussbaum

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    In this short and powerful book, celebrated philosopher Martha Nussbaum makes a passionate case for the importance of the liberal arts at all levels of education. Historically, the humanities have been central to education because they have been seen as essential for creating competent democratic citizens. But recently, Nussbaum argues,...

    From Principles to Practice in Education for Intercultural C

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    This volume examines how foreign language learners and teachers think about citizenship and interculturality. It presents a new theory of intercultural citizenship and demonstrates how it can be fostered in practice. It describes how teachers in schools and universities can work together across continents to develop new curricula and pedagogy.

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