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Product Description: Evidence use is now part of the rhetoric of educational research, policy and practice. Grounded in the contention that using evidence can help educationalists develop better solutions to the key issues facing teaching and learning today, Chris Brown seeks to develop a complex, rich and socially situated framework to aid researchers, practitioners and policy-makers to better understand how evidence-informed policy and practice can be successfully conceived and enacted...read more

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9781472579751, titled "Evidence-Informed Policy and Practice in Education: A Sociological Grounding" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, January 29, 2015, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Evidence use is now part of the rhetoric of educational research, policy and practice.

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9781474293358, titled "Evidence-informed Policy and Practice in Education: A Sociological Grounding" | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, June 30, 2016), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Evidence use is now part of the rhetoric of educational research, policy and practice.

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Product Description: The media is full of reference to failing schools, troublesome pupils, underperforming boys, disappearing childhood and a teaching profession in crisis as more and more teachers contemplate abandoning their careers. Key Questions in Education looks at the current and historical debates of each of these issues, examining how a multitude of stakeholders have viewed, and still view, childhood and schooling...read more

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9781474268745 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, June 16, 2016, cover price $112.00 | About this edition: The media is full of reference to failing schools, troublesome pupils, underperforming boys, disappearing childhood and a teaching profession in crisis as more and more teachers contemplate abandoning their careers.

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9781474268738 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, June 16, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The media is full of reference to failing schools, troublesome pupils, underperforming boys, disappearing childhood and a teaching profession in crisis as more and more teachers contemplate abandoning their careers.

Product Description: Educational research is inextricably interwoven with national and global debates about and around political and economic policy. Now, to help make sense of an enormous―and growing―corpus of scholarship, and to enable users to discriminate the useful from the tendentious, superficial, and otiose, Routledge announces a new title in its Major Themes in Education series...read more
By Stephen Ball (editor)

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9781138827813 | Routledge, August 23, 2016, cover price $1485.00 | About this edition: Educational research is inextricably interwoven with national and global debates about and around political and economic policy.

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Product Description: Motivation, Educational Policy and Achievement seeks to theorise and critique current trends in education through the lens of key ideas from motivational theory. Its purpose is to argue that current educational trends on a macro level are a significant threat to the provision of classroom practices seeking to create an educational environment that motivational theorists would argue is best placed to develop motivational equality, optimal motivation, and wellbeing...read more

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9781138022089 | Routledge, November 30, 2015, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Motivation, Educational Policy and Achievement seeks to theorise and critique current trends in education through the lens of key ideas from motivational theory.

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9781138022102 | Routledge, November 30, 2015, cover price $53.95 | About this edition: Motivation, Educational Policy and Achievement seeks to theorise and critique current trends in education through the lens of key ideas from motivational theory.

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Product Description: Are we going about education the wrong way? The somewhat shocking demonstration of this book is that "we" simply cannot reform "our" schools "together". We don't actually even know what schools or education really are. Education can only be improved the same way we improve and invent things in other walks of life, through unbridled, unchained trial and error...read more

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9781475822434 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, October 26, 2015, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Are we going about education the wrong way?

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9781475822441 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, October 19, 2015, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: Are we going about education the wrong way?

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Product Description: 'Globalization' and 'the Nation' provide significant contexts for examining past educational thinking and practice and to identify how education has been influenced today. This book, written collaboratively, explores country case studies - Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, the UK and USA as well as discussing the transnational European Union...read more

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9781137460349 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 8, 2015, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: 'Globalization' and 'the Nation' provide significant contexts for examining past educational thinking and practice and to identify how education has been influenced today.

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Product Description: This edited collection of chapters from invited scholars, explores issues of social justice and micropolitics in educational institutions. More specifically, it examines the ways in which social justice workers navigate, or can navigate, (micro) political systems in their quest to promote social justice...read more

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9781681232256 | Information Age Pub Inc, September 1, 2015, cover price $85.99 | About this edition: A volume in Issues in the Research, Theory, Policy, and Practice of Urban Education Series Editors: Denise E.

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9781681232249 | Information Age Pub Inc, September 1, 2015, cover price $45.99 | About this edition: This edited collection of chapters from invited scholars, explores issues of social justice and micropolitics in educational institutions.

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Product Description: The SAGE Guide to Curriculum in Education integrates, summarizes, and explains, in highly accessible form, foundational knowledge and information about the field of curriculum with brief, simply written overviews for people outside of or new to the field of education...read more

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9781452292243 | Sage Pubns, July 8, 2015, cover price $175.00 | About this edition: The SAGE Guide to Curriculum in Education integrates, summarizes, and explains, in highly accessible form, foundational knowledge and information about the field of curriculum with brief, simply written overviews for people outside of or new to the field of education.

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Product Description: This book considers John Dewey’s philosophy of democratic education and his theory of public sphere from the perspective of the reconstruction and redefinition of the dominant liberalist movement. By bridging art education and public sphere, and drawing upon contemporary mainstream philosophies, Ueno urges for the reconceptualization of the education of mainstream liberalism and indicates innovative visions on the public sphere of education...read more

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9781138832824, titled "Democratic Education and the Public Sphere: Towards John Dewey’s Theory of Aesthetic Experience" | Routledge, August 20, 2015, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: This book considers John Dewey’s philosophy of democratic education and his theory of public sphere from the perspective of the reconstruction and redefinition of the dominant liberalist movement.

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Product Description: A volume in Critical Constructions: Studies on Education and Society Series Editor: Curry Stephenson Malott, West Chester University of Pennsylvania The word fundamentalism usually conjures up images of religions and their most zealous followers...read more
By Brad J. Porfilio (editor)

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9781681231235 | Information Age Pub Inc, June 1, 2015, cover price $85.99 | About this edition: A volume in Critical Constructions: Studies on Education and Society Series Editor: Curry Stephenson Malott, West Chester University of Pennsylvania The word fundamentalism usually conjures up images of religions and their most zealous followers.

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9781681231228 | Information Age Pub Inc, June 1, 2015, cover price $45.99 | About this edition: The word fundamentalism usually conjures up images of religions and their most zealous followers.

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Product Description: Should character formation be a goal of civic education in a liberal democracy? In addition to teaching knowledge and skills, should civic education shape children's values, beliefs, preferences, habits, identities, and sentiments? Most contemporary political and educational theorists who address these questions respond with a heavily qualified yes...read more

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9780198733614 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 12, 2015, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Should character formation be a goal of civic education in a liberal democracy?

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Product Description: This book investigates professional practice at the interface of sociology and epistemology for progressive educational change. It suggests that orthodox sociology and sociology of education have not sufficiently analysed contemporary educational situations due primarily to the strength of the economic and educational influence of neoliberalism...read more

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9781138851290 | Routledge, May 6, 2015, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: This book investigates professional practice at the interface of sociology and epistemology for progressive educational change.

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Product Description: Globalization, migration, transnational movements and the development of the tiger economies of Asia have led education leaders and policy makers around the world but particularly in Australia, the USA, Canada, and New Zealand to view schools as key sites for developing ‘globally competent’, ‘Asia literate’ citizens who have the capabilities to live, work and interact with the peoples, cultures and societies of Asia...read more
By Christine Halse (editor)

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9780415738538 | Routledge, April 28, 2015, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Globalization, migration, transnational movements and the development of the tiger economies of Asia have led education leaders and policy makers around the world but particularly in Australia, the USA, Canada, and New Zealand to view schools as key sites for developing ‘globally competent’, ‘Asia literate’ citizens who have the capabilities to live, work and interact with the peoples, cultures and societies of Asia.

Classical Studies

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9780405072604, titled "Le Pur Et L Impur Dans LA Pensee Es Grecs d Homere a Aristote" | Reprint edition (Ayer Co Pub, January 1, 1976), cover price $33.00 | also contains Le Pur Et L Impur Dans LA Pensee Es Grecs d Homere a Aristote
9780405072680, titled "Terenti Varronis Antiquitatum Rerum: Divinasum" | Reprint edition (Ayer Co Pub, January 1, 1976), cover price $16.00 | also contains Terenti Varronis Antiquitatum Rerum: Divinasum | About this edition: Classical Studies

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Product Description: What would the civic relationship between citizens in a socially cohesive society look like? What models might we use to educate young people to support developing these bonds? Do these different models have different implications for how we structure the bonds that support a civic relationship?Philosophical Perspectives on Social Cohesion challenges the basis of how we characterize civic bonds and how we best organize schools to encourage and develop them...read more

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9781441104465 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 26, 2013, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: What would the civic relationship between citizens in a socially cohesive society look like?

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9781474234641 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, April 23, 2015, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: What would the civic relationship between citizens in a socially cohesive society look like?

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Product Description: The worldwide integration and globalization of finance, an aspect of «financialization», coincided with the rise of market-oriented neoliberalism promoting free trade and privatization strategies. New Internet-based technologies have reinforced financial market integration, creating a fragile, globally integrated financial ecosystem that poses new systemic risks and contagion effects characterized by excessive borrowing and ballooning debt, massive asset bubbles, a huge shadow banking system, and financial innovation leading to collateralized debt obligation and securitization...read more
By Tina Besley (editor), João M. Paraskeva (editor) and Michael A. Peters (editor)

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9781433125409 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, April 23, 2015, cover price $169.95 | About this edition: The worldwide integration and globalization of finance, an aspect of «financialization», coincided with the rise of market-oriented neoliberalism promoting free trade and privatization strategies.

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9781433125393 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, April 23, 2015, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: The worldwide integration and globalization of finance, an aspect of «financialization», coincided with the rise of market-oriented neoliberalism promoting free trade and privatization strategies.

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Product Description: Mapping Corporate Education Reform outlines and analyzes the complex relationships between policy actors that define education reform within the current, neoliberal context. Using social network analysis and powerful data visualization tools, the authors identify the problematic roots of these relationships and describe their effects both in the U...read more
By Joseph J. Ferrare (editor)

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9781138791985 | Routledge, April 10, 2015, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: Mapping Corporate Education Reform outlines and analyzes the complex relationships between policy actors that define education reform within the current, neoliberal context.

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9781138792005 | Routledge, April 10, 2015, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Mapping Corporate Education Reform outlines and analyzes the complex relationships between policy actors that define education reform within the current, neoliberal context.

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Product Description: Based in a holistic exposition and appraisal of Gramsci’s writings that are of relevance to education in neoliberal times, this book--rather than simply applying Gramsci's theories to issues in education--argues that education constitutes the leitmotif of his entire oeuvre and lies at the heart of his conceptualization of the ancient Greek term hegemony that was used by other political theorists before him...read more

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9780415812276 | Routledge, March 19, 2015, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Based in a holistic exposition and appraisal of Gramsci’s writings that are of relevance to education in neoliberal times, this book--rather than simply applying Gramsci's theories to issues in education--argues that education constitutes the leitmotif of his entire oeuvre and lies at the heart of his conceptualization of the ancient Greek term hegemony that was used by other political theorists before him.

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Product Description: Environmental issues continue to divide opinion, sometimes in extreme ways. Almost everyone agrees that education has a role to play in ensuring the future of humanity on Earth. Some think we should all learn to leave a minimal environmental footprint; others argue that education should promote economic growth, because only growth can generate the capital needed to develop solutions to environmental problems...read more

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9780415659482 | Routledge, December 9, 2014, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Environmental issues continue to divide opinion, sometimes in extreme ways.

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9780316513012, titled "Where There's Smoke There's Flavor: Real Barbecue-The Tastier Alternative to Grilling" | Little Brown & Co, July 1, 1996, cover price $19.99 | also contains Where There''s Smoke There''s Flavor: Real Barbecue-The Tastier Alternative to Grilling | About this edition: Offers advice on barbecuing food on a water smoker, and shares recipes for ribs, pork, beef, lamb, venison, poultry, fish, kabobs, vegetables, and sauces

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Product Description: In Education Policy Research, Helen M. Gunter, David Hall and Colin Mills bring together contributions from a range of researchers, academics and practitioners. Each chapter draws on critical theoretical perspectives and showcases innovative research projects within educational settings to understand the current changes in schools, schooling and education, to explore critical questions...read more
By Colin Mills (editor)

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9781472514394 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 18, 2014, cover price $128.00 | About this edition: In Education Policy Research, Helen M.

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9781472509093 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 18, 2014, cover price $42.95 | About this edition: In Education Policy Research, Helen M.

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Product Description: For more than three decades, Michael W. Apple has sought to uncover and articulate the connections among knowledge, teaching, and power in education. His germinal was a watershed title in critical education studies, and has remained in print since its publication in 1979...read more

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9780415528993 | Routledge, December 13, 2012, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: For more than three decades, Michael W.

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9780415529006 | Routledge, December 1, 2014, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: For more than three decades, Michael W.

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Product Description: The education system is dealing with a concerted effort at making it more accountable and transparent. Whereas measurement of a quality education used to focus on inputs such as money spent, the new measurement is focused on student outcomes such as learning success determined by large-scale standardized tests...read more

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9781475813166 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, December 5, 2014, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: The education system is dealing with a concerted effort at making it more accountable and transparent.

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9781475813173 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, December 5, 2014, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: The body of the text proceeds to identify and explain many flashpoints which are current in a world of education where students’ best interests are hampered by teachers’ self-interests.

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Product Description: Education Game Changers is written for an international readership. This book refers to all education levels and sectors and builds on research in educational leadership, education business, and organizational change. Karen E. Starr describes policy paradoxes challenging the sustainability of educational provision as we know it and the imperatives they present for educational leadership, business, and governance...read more

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9781475806311 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, December 24, 2014, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Education Game Changers is written for an international readership.

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9781475806328 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, November 24, 2014, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Education Game Changers is written for an international readership.
9780373971008, titled "Yellow Rain" | Harlequin Books, March 1, 1989, cover price $3.95 | also contains Yellow Rain

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Product Description: There are dozens of myths surrounding educational reform today, maintaining the school’s role in economic competitiveness, the deficiency of teachers, the benefits of increased testing, and the worthiness of privatization. In this volume, the editors argue that this discussion has been co-opted to reflect the values and worldviews of special interest groups such as elites in power, politicians, corporate educational foundations, and the media...read more
By Leslee Grey (editor)

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9780415735551 | Routledge, September 23, 2014, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: There are dozens of myths surrounding educational reform today, maintaining the school’s role in economic competitiveness, the deficiency of teachers, the benefits of increased testing, and the worthiness of privatization.

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9780318377155, titled "Sociocybernetics: Rethinking Social Organization" | Intersystems Pubns, June 1, 1984, cover price $16.95 | also contains Sociocybernetics: Rethinking Social Organization

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