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Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Michael W. Apple
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-12-16 - Publisher: Routledge

Education cannot be understood today without recognizing that nearly all educational policies and practices are strongly influenced by an increasingly integrated international economy. Reforms in one country have significant effects in others, just as immigration and population tides from one area to another have tremendous impacts on what counts as
Global Crises, Social Justice, and Education
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Michael W. Apple
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04-26 - Publisher: Routledge

Global Crises, Social Justice, and Education looks into the ways we understand globalization and education by getting specific about what committed educators can do to counter the relations of dominance and subordination around the world.
Globalization, Education and Social Justice
Language: en
Pages: 193
Authors: Joseph Zajda
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-12-02 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Globalization, Education and Social Justice, which is the tenth volume in the 12-volume book series Globalisation, Comparative Education and Policy Research, presents up-to-date scholarly research on major discourses concerning global trends in education, social justice and policy research. It provides an easily accessible, practical yet scholarly source of information about
Be the Change
Language: en
Pages: 332
Authors: Rita Verma
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Peter Lang

"At a time when teachers are the scapegoats for all that is wrong with education, Rita Verma and colleagues push back by illuminating the critical and creative roles that teachers and youth are playing to make education impactful. The examples in this book model the possibilities for anti-oppressive activism through
A Global Perspective of Social Justice Leadership for School Principals
Language: en
Pages: 357
Authors: Pamela S. Angelle
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-01 - Publisher: IAP

Within education there have been some notable attempts to frame social justice in ways that can help to explain and understand the practices of those working in schools, especially school leaders. The research contained in this book seeks to enhance our understanding of school leaders’ actions as they work to