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ISBN: 9780335219728
Division: Open University Press
Pub Date: AUG-06
Pages: 272

Edition: 01
Format: Paperback
Availability: In Stock


Education Studies: Issues & Critical Perspectives

Derek Kassem, Emmanuel Mufti , John Robinson


About the book

This major text for Education Studies students provides a critical account of key issues in education today. The text features:
  • A critical analysis of key issues in Education Studies to encourage students’ thinking about education in the broadest terms
  • Themed sections with introductions to link the issues discussed in each chapter
  • Use of specific examples of educational diversity to illustrate how concerns such as ethnicity, gender and class operate in educational institutions
  • An examination of educational issues as they relate to other phases of educational provision, such as home schooling and universities
Education Studies: Issues and Critical Perspectives is an essential text for Education Studies students. It is also of value to students on QTS courses and students and professionals in areas such as sociology, childhood studies, community studies and education policy.