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Product Description: For New condition books in our store; You will be the first user. You will be the first to open the book cover. For Used condition books in our store; It shows signs of wear from consistent use, but it remains in good condition and works perfectly...read more

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9781552665480 | Fernwood Books Ltd, May 15, 2014, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: For New condition books in our store; You will be the first user.

Product Description: This book explores the decades-long use of the notion of interculturality in education and other fields, arguing that it is now time to move beyond certain assumptions towards a richer and more realistic understanding of the ‘intercultural’...read more

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9781137545435 | Palgrave Pivot, April 24, 2016, cover price $67.50 | About this edition: This book explores the decades-long use of the notion of interculturality in education and other fields, arguing that it is now time to move beyond certain assumptions towards a richer and more realistic understanding of the ‘intercultural’.

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9781349713691 | Reprint edition (Palgrave Pivot, March 16, 2018), cover price $54.99 | About this edition: This book explores the decades-long use of the notion of interculturality in education and other fields, arguing that it is now time to move beyond certain assumptions towards a richer and more realistic understanding of the ‘intercultural’.

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Product Description: The second edition of this encyclopedia continues to break new ground as an important resource for the study of adolescence. Comprehensive in breath and textbook in depth, the second edition – with entries presented in easy-to-access A to Z format – serves as a reference repository of knowledge in the field as well as a frequently updated conduit of new research and knowledge long before such information trickles down to standard textbooks...read more

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9783319332277 | 2 edition (Springer Verlag, December 25, 2017), cover price $2500.00 | About this edition: The second edition of this encyclopedia continues to break new ground as an important resource for the study of adolescence.
9781441916969 | 1 har/psc edition (Springer Verlag, December 19, 2012), cover price $3060.00 | About this edition: The Encyclopedia of Adolescence breaks new ground as an important central resource for the study of adolescence.
9781441916945 | Springer Verlag, September 5, 2011, cover price $2050.00 | About this edition: The Encyclopedia of Adolescence breaks new ground as an important central resource for the study of adolescence.

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9780205150489, titled "The Crosscultural, Language, and Academic Development Handbook" | Allyn & Bacon, January 1, 1995, cover price $48.00 | also contains The Crosscultural, Language, and Academic Development Handbook | About this edition: The second edition of this popular handbook brings together theories, ideas, and resources for promoting crosscultural awareness, language development, and academic progress.

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Product Description: This encyclopaedia is a dynamic reference and study place for students, teachers, researchers and professionals in the field of education, philosophy and social sciences, offering both short and long entries on topics of theoretical and practical interest in educational theory and philosophy by authoritative world scholars representing the full ambit of education as a rapidly expanding global field of knowledge and expertise...read more
By Michael Peters (editor)

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9789812875891 | Har/psc edition (Springer Verlag, October 11, 2017), cover price $875.00 | About this edition: This encyclopaedia is a dynamic reference and study place for students, teachers, researchers and professionals in the field of education, philosophy and social sciences, offering both short and long entries on topics of theoretical and practical interest in educational theory and philosophy by authoritative world scholars representing the full ambit of education as a rapidly expanding global field of knowledge and expertise.
9789812875877 | Springer Verlag, October 11, 2017, cover price $599.00 | About this edition: This encyclopaedia is a dynamic reference and study place for students, teachers, researchers and professionals in the field of education, philosophy and social sciences, offering both short and long entries on topics of theoretical and practical interest in educational theory and philosophy by authoritative world scholars representing the full ambit of education as a rapidly expanding global field of knowledge and expertise.

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Product Description: Ready for Adventure? The Adventure Bible® for Early Readers takes you on a fun, exciting journey through God’s Word. Along the way you’ll meet all types of people, see all sorts of places, and learn all kinds of things about the Bible...read more
By Lawrence O. Richards (contributor)

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9780310727422 | Zondervan, June 24, 2014, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Ready for Adventure?

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9780310727439 | Zondervan, June 24, 2014, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Do you want to take your kids on an adventure through the Bible?

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Product Description: “[A] masterpiece . . . Denby is especially astute in describing what it takes to capture teenagers’ attention. . . . [A] wonderful book.” ---The Huffington PostIt’s no secret that millions of American teenagers, caught up in social media, television, movies, and games, don’t read seriously---they associate sustained reading with duty or work, not with pleasure...read more

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9781250117038 | Reprint edition (Picador USA, February 14, 2017), cover price $16.00 | also contains Lit Up: One Reporter. Three Schools. Twenty-four Books That Can Change Lives., Lit Up: One Reporter. Three Schools. Twenty-four Books That Can Change Lives. | About this edition: “[A] masterpiece .

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Product Description: “[A] masterpiece . . . Denby is especially astute in describing what it takes to capture teenagers’ attention. . . . [A] wonderful book.” ---The Huffington PostIt’s no secret that millions of American teenagers, caught up in social media, television, movies, and games, don’t read seriously---they associate sustained reading with duty or work, not with pleasure...read more

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9780805095852 | Henry Holt & Co, February 2, 2016, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: A bestselling author and distinguished critic goes back to high school to find out whether books can shape livesIt's no secret that millions of American teenagers, caught up in social media, television, movies, and games, don't read seriously-they associate sustained reading with duty or work, not with pleasure.

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9781250117038 | Reprint edition (Picador USA, February 14, 2017), cover price $16.00 | also contains Lit Up: One Reporter. Three Schools. Twenty-four Books That Can Change Lives., Lit Up: One Reporter. Three Schools. Twenty-four Books That Can Change Lives. | About this edition: “[A] masterpiece .

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9781427268075 | Unabridged edition (Macmillan Audio, February 2, 2016), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: A bestselling author and distinguished critic goes back to high school to find out whether books can shape livesIt's no secret that millions of American teenagers, caught up in social media, television, movies, and games, don't read seriously-they associate sustained reading with duty or work, not with pleasure.

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Product Description: In the post–World War II period, students rebelled against the university establishment. In student-led movements, women, minorities, immigrants, and indigenous people demanded that universities adapt to better serve the increasingly heterogeneous public and student bodies...read more

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9780520292994 | Univ of California Pr, February 13, 2017, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: In the post–World War II period, students rebelled against the university establishment.

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9780520293007 | Univ of California Pr, February 13, 2017, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: This title is part of American Studies Now and available as an e-book first.

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Product Description: This volume informs the growing number of educational policy scholars on the use of critical theoretical frameworks in their analyses. It offers insights on which theories are appropriate within the area of critical educational policy research and how theory and method interact and are applied in critical policy analyses...read more
By Sarah Diem (editor)

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9783319396415 | Springer Verlag, February 7, 2017, cover price $109.00 | About this edition: This volume informs the growing number of educational policy scholars on the use of critical theoretical frameworks in their analyses.

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Product Description: This state-of-the-art, comprehensive Handbook is the first of its kind to fully explore the interconnections between social justice and education for citizenship on an international scale. Various educational policies and practices are predicated on notions of social justice, yet each of these are explicitly or implicitly shaped by, and in turn themselves shape, particular notions of citizenship/education for citizenship...read more
By James Arthur (editor)

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9781137515063 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 26, 2016, cover price $209.00 | About this edition: This state-of-the-art, comprehensive Handbook is the first of its kind to fully explore the interconnections between social justice and education for citizenship on an international scale.

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Product Description: This book highlights the difficulties that women working as managers and leaders in initial teacher education face. Teacher education is at the forefront of education reforms and yet little is known about the professional lives of those who work within it...read more

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9781137490506 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 4, 2016, cover price $109.00 | About this edition: This book highlights the difficulties that women working as managers and leaders in initial teacher education face.

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Product Description: Middle-class School Choice in Urban Spaces examines government-funded public schools from a range of perspectives and scholarship in order to examine the historical, political and economic conditions of public schooling within a globalized, post-welfare context...read more

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9781138120419 | Routledge, January 8, 2017, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Middle-class School Choice in Urban Spaces examines government-funded public schools from a range of perspectives and scholarship in order to examine the historical, political and economic conditions of public schooling within a globalized, post-welfare context.

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Product Description: In diesem Buch werden vertiefte Analysen von Daten aus einem Forschungsprojekt zu wirkungsvollen Elementen in der Beratungspraxis der Schulsozialarbeit vorgestellt. Für das Forschungsprojekt wurde ein Clear-Box-Design entwickelt, über das angestrebt wurde, die Komplexität von Beratungen durch verschiedene Formen der Datenerhebung (Videographie, Interviews, Auto-Konfrontation, Beobachtungen, quantitative Befragungen) möglichst umfangreich zu erfassen...read more

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9783658116880 | Vs Verlag Fur Sozialwissenschaften, January 6, 2017, cover price $59.99 | About this edition: In diesem Buch werden vertiefte Analysen von Daten aus einem Forschungsprojekt zu wirkungsvollen Elementen in der Beratungspraxis der Schulsozialarbeit vorgestellt.

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Product Description: "One of the premier experts on parenting, Dr. Leonard Sax brilliantly articulates the problems parents experience with their children, then gives solutions. If you have time to read only one book this year, read this one." --Meg Meeker, M...read more

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9780465094288 | Reprint edition (Basic Books, January 3, 2017), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: "One of the premier experts on parenting, Dr.

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Product Description: A New York Times Best SellerMerging real stories with theory, research, and practice, a prominent scholar offers a new approach to teaching and learning for every stakeholder in urban education.Drawing on his own experience of feeling undervalued and invisible in classrooms as a young man of color and merging his experiences with more than a decade of teaching and researching in urban America, award-winning educator Christopher Emdin offers a new lens on an approach to teaching and learning in urban schools...read more

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9780807028025 | Beacon Pr, January 3, 2017, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: A New York Times Best SellerMerging real stories with theory, research, and practice, a prominent scholar offers a new approach to teaching and learning for every stakeholder in urban education.

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Product Description: In this work of curriculum theory, Ed Douglas McKnight addresses and explores the intersections between place (with specific discussion of Kincheloe’s and Pinar’s conceptualization of place and identity) and race (specifically Winthrop Jordan’s historical analysis of race as an Anglo-European construction that became the foundation of a white mythos)...read more

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9781138782655 | Routledge, January 1, 2017, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: In this work of curriculum theory, Ed Douglas McKnight addresses and explores the intersections between place (with specific discussion of Kincheloe’s and Pinar’s conceptualization of place and identity) and race (specifically Winthrop Jordan’s historical analysis of race as an Anglo-European construction that became the foundation of a white mythos).

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Product Description: The Parent Track provides an in-depth understanding of parenting in academia, from diverse perspectives―gender, age, race/ethnicity, marital status, sexual orientation―and at different phases of a parent’s academic career. This collection not only arrives at a comprehensive understanding of parenthood and academia; it reveals the shifting ideologies surrounding the challenges of negotiating work and family balance in this context...read more
By Ellie Berger (editor)

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9781771122412 | Wilfrid Laurier Univ Pr, December 15, 2016, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: The Parent Track provides an in-depth understanding of parenting in academia, from diverse perspectives―gender, age, race/ethnicity, marital status, sexual orientation―and at different phases of a parent’s academic career.

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Product Description: Teachers delve into the most difficult, rewarding, and transformative moments of their careers, as they discover that succeeding at teaching is a test not just of training or of subject matter, but of resolve, dedication, faith, and character...read more
By Lee Gutkind (editor)

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9781937163273 | Underland Pr, October 11, 2016, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Teachers delve into the most difficult, rewarding, and transformative moments of their careers, as they discover that succeeding at teaching is a test not just of training or of subject matter, but of resolve, dedication, faith, and character.

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Product Description: Through an analysis of whiteness, capitalism, and teacher education, A Pedagogy of Anticapitalist Antiracism sheds light on the current conditions of public education in the United States. We have created an environment wherein market-based logics of efficiency, lowering costs, and increasing returns have worked to disadvantage those populations most in need of educational opportunities that work to combat poverty...read more

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9781438463056 | State Univ of New York Pr, December 1, 2016, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Through an analysis of whiteness, capitalism, and teacher education, A Pedagogy of Anticapitalist Antiracism sheds light on the current conditions of public education in the United States.

Product Description: The first book to integrate human rights theory and practice into practical models, this book provides research-based examples of effective projects from elementary through higher education.
By Carlo Schaerf (editor)

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9781137510150 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 23, 2016, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: The first book to integrate human rights theory and practice into practical models, this book provides research-based examples of effective projects from elementary through higher education.

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Product Description: This year marks the centenary publication of John Dewey’s magnum opus, Democracy and Education. Despite its profound importance as a foundational text in education, it is notoriously difficult and—dare we say it—a little dry. In this charming and often funny companion, noted philosopher of education D...read more

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9780226408231 | Univ of Chicago Pr, November 14, 2016, cover price $68.00 | About this edition: This year marks the centenary publication of John Dewey’s magnum opus, Democracy and Education.

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9780226408378 | Reprint edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, November 14, 2016), cover price $22.50 | About this edition: This year marks the centenary publication of John Dewey’s magnum opus, Democracy and Education.

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Product Description: 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...read more

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9780691140643 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 12, 2010, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: 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.

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9780691173320 | Rev upd edition (Princeton Univ Pr, November 1, 2016), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: 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.
9780691154480 | Reprint edition (Princeton Univ Pr, March 5, 2012), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: 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.

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9781400834228 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 21, 2010, cover price $22.95

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Product Description: That education should instill and nurture democracy is an American truism. Yet organizations such as the Business Roundtable, together with conservative philanthropists such as Bill Gates and Walmart’s owners, the Waltons, have been turning public schools into corporate mills...read more

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9781583676141 | Monthly Review Pr, November 1, 2016, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: That education should instill and nurture democracy is an American truism.

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9781583676134 | Reprint edition (Monthly Review Pr, November 1, 2016), cover price $23.00 | About this edition: That education should instill and nurture democracy is an American truism.

Product Description: This authoritative, state-of-the-art Handbook provides an authoritative overview of issues within sexuality education, coupled with ground-breaking discussion of emerging and unconventional insights in the field. With 32 contributions from 12 countries it definitively traces the landscape of issues, theories and practices in sexuality education globally...read more
By Mary Lou Rasmussen (editor)

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9781137400321 | Palgrave Macmillan, July 24, 2016, cover price $216.00 | About this edition: This authoritative, state-of-the-art Handbook provides an authoritative overview of issues within sexuality education, coupled with ground-breaking discussion of emerging and unconventional insights in the field.

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9781349680054 | Reprint edition (Palgrave Macmillan, October 30, 2016), cover price $299.00 | About this edition: This authoritative, state-of-the-art Handbook provides an authoritative overview of issues within sexuality education, coupled with ground-breaking discussion of emerging and unconventional insights in the field.

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Product Description: Educational Philosophy for a Post-secular Age reinterprets post-secular insights for educational theory by recognising that the persistence of religion in contemporary life raises new questions about the place of religion in education...read more

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9781138923669 | Taylor & Francis, November 27, 2016, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Educational Philosophy for a Post-secular Age reinterprets post-secular insights for educational theory by recognising that the persistence of religion in contemporary life raises new questions about the place of religion in education.

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