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How We Read NowStrategic Choices for Print, Screen, and Audio

How We Read Now: Strategic Choices for Print, Screen, and Audio

Naomi S. Baron

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780190084097
eISBN:
9780190084127
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190084097.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Educational Equipment and Technology

The digital revolution has transformed reading. Onscreen text, audiobooks, podcasts, and videos often replace print. We make these swaps for pleasure reading, but also in schools. How We Read Now ... More

Just UniversitiesCatholic Social Teaching Confronts Corporatized Higher Education

Just Universities: Catholic Social Teaching Confronts Corporatized Higher Education

Gerald J. Beyer

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780823289967
eISBN:
9780823297276
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823289967.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Higher and Further Education

Gerald J. Beyer’s Just Universities discusses ways that U.S. Catholic institutions of higher education have embodied or failed to embody Catholic social teaching in their campus policies and ... More

Digital DivisionsHow Schools Create Inequality in the Tech Era

Digital Divisions: How Schools Create Inequality in the Tech Era

Matthew H. Rafalow

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780226726557
eISBN:
9780226726724
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226726724.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Early Childhood and Elementary Education

Education researchers struggle with the fact that students arrive at school already shaped by their unequal childhoods. Would we see greater gains among less privileged students if they had a more ... More

Poverty in Education Across the UKA Comparative Analysis of Policy and Place

Poverty in Education Across the UK: A Comparative Analysis of Policy and Place

Ian Thompson and Gabrielle Ivinson (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447327981
eISBN:
9781447330929
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447327981.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

Poverty and place matter to children’s education. This book reports on and elaborates findings of the British Educational Research Association (BERA) Commission on Poverty and Policy Advocacy from ... More

The Cost of InclusionHow Student Conformity Leads to Inequality on College Campuses

The Cost of Inclusion: How Student Conformity Leads to Inequality on College Campuses

Blake R. Silver

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780226703862
eISBN:
9780226704197
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226704197.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Higher and Further Education

Young people are told that college is a place where they will “make friendships that will last a lifetime.” What happens when students arrive on campus and enter a new social world? The Cost of ... More

Contesting Higher EducationStudent Movements against Neoliberal Universities

Contesting Higher Education: Student Movements against Neoliberal Universities

Donatella Della Porta, Lorenzo Cini, and César Guzmán-Concha

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781529208627
eISBN:
9781529208665
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529208627.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Higher and Further Education

This close investigation of student protests represents the first comparative review of the subject. Setting the wave of demonstrations within the contexts of student activism, social issues, and ... More

The University and the Global Knowledge Society

The University and the Global Knowledge Society

David John Frank and John W. Meyer

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780691202051
eISBN:
9780691202075
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691202051.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Higher and Further Education

The university is experiencing an unprecedented level of success today, as more universities in more countries educate more students in more fields. At the same time, the university has become ... More

Ethnic Segregation Between SchoolsIs It Increasing or Decreasing in England?

Ethnic Segregation Between Schools: Is It Increasing or Decreasing in England?

Richard Harris and Ron Johnston

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781529204780
eISBN:
9781529204889
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529204780.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

This book provides a new study of ethnic segregation across English state schools in the period from 2011 to 2017. It examines whether patterns of school-level segregation decreased or increased over ... More

The Impact AgendaControversies, Consequences and Challenges

The Impact Agenda: Controversies, Consequences and Challenges

Katherine Smith, Justyna Bandola-Gill, Nasar Meer, Ellen Stewart, and Richard Watermeyer

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781447339854
eISBN:
9781447339908
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447339854.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Higher and Further Education

As international interest in promoting and assessing the impact of research grows, this book examines the ensuing controversies, consequences and challenges. It places a particular emphasis on ... More

Community-based Learning and Social MovementsPopular Education in a Populist Age

Community-based Learning and Social Movements: Popular Education in a Populist Age

Marjorie Mayo

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781447343257
eISBN:
9781447343301
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447343257.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

The rise of Far Right populism poses major challenges for communities, exacerbating divisions, hate speech and hate crime. This book shows how communities and social justice movements can effectively ... More

The Death of Affirmative Action?Racialized Framing and the Fight Against Racial Preference in College Admissions

The Death of Affirmative Action?: Racialized Framing and the Fight Against Racial Preference in College Admissions

J. Scott Carter and Cameron Lippard

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781529201116
eISBN:
9781529201161
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529201116.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

In the light of high-profile Supreme Court cases surrounding affirmative action, this book looks at the actors involved in the debate and what they are saying. That is, the book looks at who is ... More

Generational Encounters with Higher EducationThe Academic-Student Relationship and the University Experience

Generational Encounters with Higher Education: The Academic-Student Relationship and the University Experience

Jennie Bristow, Sarah Cant, and Anwesa Chatterjee

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781529209778
eISBN:
9781529209822
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529209778.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Higher and Further Education

The 21st century has witnessed significant changes to the structures and policies framing Higher Education. But how do these changes in norms, values, and purpose shape the generation now coming of ... More

The Craft of College TeachingA Practical Guide

The Craft of College Teaching: A Practical Guide

Robert DiYanni and Anton Borst

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780691183800
eISBN:
9780691202006
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691183800.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Higher and Further Education

The college classroom is a place where students have the opportunity to be transformed and inspired through learning—but teachers need to understand how students actually learn. This book provides an ... More

Suddenly DiverseHow School Districts Manage Race and Inequality

Suddenly Diverse: How School Districts Manage Race and Inequality

Erica O. Turner

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780226675220
eISBN:
9780226675534
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226675534.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

This book examines the contemporary challenges of racial inequity in school district-level education policy and practice. Through a comparative analysis of two school districts with different ... More

Campus CounterspacesBlack and Latinx Students' Search for Community at Historically White Universities

Campus Counterspaces: Black and Latinx Students' Search for Community at Historically White Universities

Micere Keels

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501746888
eISBN:
9781501746895
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501746888.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Higher and Further Education

Frustrated with the flood of news articles and opinion pieces that were skeptical of minority students' “imagined” campus microaggressions, the author of this book set out to provide a detailed ... More

Lifelong Learning Policies for Young Adults in EuropeNavigating between Knowledge and Economy

Lifelong Learning Policies for Young Adults in Europe: Navigating between Knowledge and Economy

Marcelo Parreira do Amaral, Siyka Kovacheva, and Xavier Rambla (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781447350361
eISBN:
9781447350699
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447350361.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

This comprehensive collection discusses topical issues essential to both scholarship and policy making in the realm of Lifelong Learning policies and how far they succeed in supporting young people ... More

Negotiating Inseparability in ChinaThe Xinjiang Class and the Dynamics of Uyghur Identity

Negotiating Inseparability in China: The Xinjiang Class and the Dynamics of Uyghur Identity

Timothy Grose

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9789888528097
eISBN:
9789882204805
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888528097.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

This book describes and theorizes the experiences of Uyghur graduates of the “Xinjiang Class” national boarding school program. These experiences reveal how young, educated Uyghurs strategically and ... More

A Progressive Education?How Childhood Changed in Mid-Twentieth-Century English and Welsh Schools

A Progressive Education?: How Childhood Changed in Mid-Twentieth-Century English and Welsh Schools

Laura Tisdall

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781526132895
eISBN:
9781526150417
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526132901
Subject:
Education, History of Education

A Progressive Education? argues that concepts of both childhood and adolescence were transformed in English and Welsh primary and secondary modern schools between 1918 and 1979, and that, by putting ... More

Nothing Succeeds Like FailureThe Sad History of American Business Schools

Nothing Succeeds Like Failure: The Sad History of American Business Schools

Steven Conn

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501742071
eISBN:
9781501742088
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501742071.001.0001
Subject:
Education, History of Education

Do business schools actually make good on their promises of “innovative,” “outside-the-box” thinking to train business leaders who will put society ahead of money-making? Do they help society by ... More

Learning in the Fast LaneThe Past, Present, and Future of Advanced Placement

Learning in the Fast Lane: The Past, Present, and Future of Advanced Placement

Chester E. Finn and Andrew E. Scanlan

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691178721
eISBN:
9780691185828
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691178721.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Higher and Further Education

The Advanced Placement (AP) program stands as the foremost source of college-level academics for millions of high school students in the United States and beyond. More than 22,000 schools now ... More

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