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Handbook for Student Law for Higher Education Administrators, Third Edition

by James Ottavio Castagnera Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (September 22, 2017)

The Handbook for Student Law for Higher Education Administrators, Third Edition is a practical tool, intended for administrators dealing with students in higher education, focusing principally on four-year institutions....


Education, Assessment, and the Desire for Dissonance

by Nuraan Davids & Yusef Waghid Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (May 24, 2017)

Education, Assessment, and the Desire for Dissonance aims to address the contentious practice of assessment in schools and universities within a poststructuralist educational paradigm. Within the theoretical...


Border Crossing «Brothas»

by Ty-Ron M. O. Douglas Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (September 13, 2016)

Winner of the 2017 Society of Professors of Education Book Award

Winner of the 2017 American Educational Studies Association Critics' Choice Award

Border Crossing «Brothas» examines how Black males form identities,...


When Race Breaks Out

by Helen Fox Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (April 28, 2017)

The third revised edition of "When Race Breaks Out" is a guide for college and high school teachers who want to promote honest and informed conversations about race and racism. Based on the author's personal...


Educators Queering Academia

by sj Miller & Nelson M. Rodriguez Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (August 15, 2016)

The memoirs in this collection represent a cross-section of critical reflections by a queerly diverse set of individuals on their experiences inhabiting a variety of spaces within the field of education. In...


From the Parade Child to the King of Chaos

by Hongyu Wang Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (October 07, 2016)

From the Parade Child to the King of Chaos depicts the pedagogical life history of an extraordinary teacher educator and internationally renowned curriculum scholar, William E. Doll, Jr. It explores how his...


Breakbeat Pedagogy

by Brian Mooney Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (July 29, 2016)

Breakbeat Pedagogy provides a groundbreaking framework for the inclusion of hip-hop culture in schools. Looking beyond the previous model of hip-hop-based education, Brian Mooney argues for school-wide hip-hop...


Fighting Academic Repression and Neoliberal Education

by Erik Juergensmeyer & Anthony J. Nocella Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (February 10, 2017)

Fighting Academic Repression and Neoliberal Education is a cutting-edge investigation of the alarming state of education today. This practical how-to handbook gives readers tactics and strategies to organize...


Learning to be in the World with Others

by H. James Garrett Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (February 07, 2017)

In this book, H. James Garrett inquires into the processes of learning about the social world, populated as it often is with bewildering instances of loss, violence, and upheaval. In such learning, interactions...


Relational Ontologies

by Barbara Thayer-Bacon Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (February 01, 2017)

Relational Ontologies uses the metaphor of a fishing net to represent the epistemological and ontological beliefs that we weave together for our children, to give meaning to their experiences and to help sustain...


Journeys of Social Justice

by Johanna B. Maes & Menah Pratt-Clarke Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (March 01, 2017)

This edited volume documents the unique experiences of women of color in higher education administration. From full professors, senior administrators, deans, presidents, and chancellors, women of color share...


Pedagogy for Restoration

by David Krzesni Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (October 09, 2015)

Pedagogy for Restoration seeks to understand the conditions leading to the destruction of Earth in order to discover pedagogy for restoration. As we degrade the planet we degrade ourselves and as we degrade...


Pedagogical Matters

by Zofia Zaliwska, Sarah E. Truman, Nathan Snaza & Debbie Sonu Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (August 05, 2016)

This edited collection takes up the wild and sudden surge of new materialisms in the field of curriculum studies. New materialisms shift away from the strong focus on discourse associated with the linguistic...


Learning-Centered School Leadership

by Jianping Shen & Walter L. Burt Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (February 18, 2016)

This book, a sequel to A Resource Book for Improving Principals’ Learning-Centered Leadership, first introduces the content and process of the Learning-Centered Leadership Development Program. It then presents...


RIP Jim Crow

by Virginia Stead Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (March 15, 2015)

Together we can build enough momentum to see Jim Crow lying silent and still in his grave.

This book shouts out ways that we can and must respond to the sickening accumulation of racially inspired and systemically...


Surviving and Thriving with Teacher Action Research

by Heather Lattimer & Stacey Caillier Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (December 30, 2014)

Action research can be a transformative learning experience that strengthens educators’ practice and empowers our voices. For the novice action researcher, however, it can sometimes be frustrating, isolating,...


The World Leaders in Education

by Hani Morgan & Christopher Barry Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (February 18, 2016)

The World Leaders in Education: Lessons from the Successes and Drawbacks of Their Methods explores the practices and policies that the highest-ranking nations in education implement to achieve their success....


The Social Foundations Reader

by Yolanda Medina & Eleanor Blair Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (April 14, 2016)

The Social Foundations Reader is meant for undergraduate and graduate students in introductory foundations of education classes. No other contemporary reader provides such a broad and yet critical view of the...


What’s Race Got To Do With It?

by Bree Picower & Edwin Mayorga Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (October 30, 2014)

Within critical discussions of school reform, researchers and activists are often of two camps. Some focus their analyses on neoliberal economic agendas, while others center on racial inequality. These analyses...


Higher Education and Society

by Joseph L. DeVitis & Pietro A. Sasso Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (February 18, 2016)

Higher education and society are becoming increasingly intertwined. Both act as a transmitter of culture, yet many colleges and universities also ideally seek to create a more perfectible society and more enlightened,...


Popular Educational Classics

by Joseph L. DeVitis Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (April 14, 2016)

The last half century has created deep tensions in how we analyze educational and social change. Educators, policymakers, and concerned citizens have had to cope with competing belief systems in evaluating and...


Intentional Excellence

by Louie F. Rodríguez Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (June 01, 2014)

Are we bold enough to recognize our own excellence in our schools and communities? This question drives Intentional Excellence, an audacious attempt at developing a Pedagogy of Excellence in Latina/o schools...


Teacher Leadership

by Eleanor Blair Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (April 14, 2016)

Teacher leadership as a dimension of teachers’ work has never been more important. This topic has emerged as a major component of both state and national standards, and as such, it is included in most contemporary...


A Policy History of Standards-Based Education in America

by Boyce Brown Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (December 30, 2015)

A Policy History of Standards-Based Education in America is a narrative history of the development of standards-based education in the United States over the last several decades, from the perspective of anarchist...


Conducting Hermeneutic Research

by Catherine M. Laing, Nancy J. Moules, James C. Field & Graham McCaffrey Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (January 01, 2015)

Conducting Hermeneutic Research: From Philosophy to Practice is the only textbook that teaches the reader ways to conduct research from a philosophical hermeneutic perspective. It is an invaluable resource for...


Becoming Activist

by Elizabeth Bishop Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (June 15, 2014)

Becoming Activist is a revolutionary study of youth human rights activism and literacy learning. The book follows five urban youth organizers from the Drop Knowledge Project in New York City. Intentionally polyvocal,...


Leadership, Equity, and Social Justice in American Higher Education

by C.P. Gause Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (May 31, 2017)

Never before have leadership, equity, and social justice been more important and/or critical to the mission of public universities and institutions of higher education. The twenty-first century has ushered in...


Disabling Characters

by Patricia A. Dunn Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (August 15, 2014)

Disabling Characters provides detailed analyses of selected young adult (YA) novels and short stories. It looks at the relative agency of the disabled character, the behavior of the other characters, the environment...


Student Involvement & Academic Outcomes

by Elizabeth A. Daniele, Donald Jr. Mitchell, John A. Gipson & Krista M. Soria Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (September 01, 2014)

Student Involvement and Academic Outcomes links student involvement to tangible academic outcomes (i.e., GPAs, retention rates, graduation rates). This is particularly important for diverse student populations...


The Rhizome of Blackness

by Ibrahim Awad & Awad Ibrahim Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (January 30, 2014)

The Rhizome of Blackness is a critical ethnographic documentation of the process of how continental African youth are becoming Black in North America. They enter a «social imaginary» where they find themselves...


Practicing Disability Studies in Education

by David J. Connor, Jan W. Valle & Chris Hale Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (December 15, 2014)

Practicing Disability Studies in Education: Acting Toward Social Change celebrates the diversity of contemporary work being developed by a range of scholars working within the field of Disability Studies in...


Employed for Life

by Courtney L. Vien, Gary Daugenti & Tracey Wilen-Daugenti Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (December 30, 2013)

Employed for Life: 21st-Century Career Trends is the first book to explore career development from the viewpoints of firm managers, HR professionals, recruiters, job seekers, and employees. It examines such...


Conscientization and the Cultivation of Conscience

by Keqi (David) Liu Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (June 26, 2015)

Conscientization and the Cultivation of Conscience constitutes a major contribution to the international literature on the work of Paulo Freire, one of the most influential educationalists of all time. It provides...


Paulo Freire

by Michael A. Peters & Tina Besley Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (December 30, 2014)

This collection is the first book devoted to Paulo Freire’s ongoing global legacy to provide an analysis of the continuing relevance and significance of Freire’s work and the impact of his global legacy....


On the Pedagogy of Suffering

by David W. Jardine, Christopher Gilham & Graham McCaffrey Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (January 01, 2015)

This text articulates how and why suffering can be pedagogical in character and how it is often key to authentic and meaningful acts of teaching and learning. This is an ancient idea from the Greek tragedies...


New Creativity Paradigms

by Kylie Peppler Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (December 30, 2014)

Commissioned by the Wallace Foundation, this book explores research indicating that youth are learning new ways to engage in the arts on their own time and according to their own interests. Digital technologies,...


Contested Sites in Education

by Karen Ragoonaden Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (July 20, 2015)

Emerging from the contested site of a new university campus, educators reflect upon the transformative process of reconceptualising and rebuilding a faculty of education in the twenty-first century. Contested...


My Teaching, My Philosophy

by John Baldacchino, Simone Galea & Duncan P. Mercieca Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (August 01, 2013)

My Teaching, My Philosophy brings together twenty of the most prominent thinkers on education, philosophy, art, and literature to converse with Kenneth Wain and the many facets of his work. It shows how Wain’s...


How Stories Heal

by Robert J. Nash & Sydnee Viray Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (November 01, 2013)

It is time for academics to embrace the fact that nothing is more appealing to readers – especially to our students – than personal stories with meaning-making implications that can touch all lives. No matter...


Reimagining Education Reform and Innovation

by Matthew Lynch Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (September 01, 2013)

Reimagining Education Reform and Innovation provides scholars and laymen with an assortment of theoretical and practical perspectives for questioning contemporary practices and forging new methods of education...


Curriculum*-in-the-Making

by Wolff-Michael Roth Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (December 01, 2013)

Curriculum*-in-the-Making theorizes about the living curriculum as an event that is in the making, for the enacted curriculum is something finished, which, only as an object, can be compared to another object....


On Language, Democracy, and Social Justice

by Noam Chomsky & Pierre W. Orelus Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (July 01, 2013)

Every century has witnessed the birth of a few world-transcending intellectuals as well as talented emerging scholars. Noam Chomsky and Pierre W. Orelus are no exception. Using dialogues exchanged over the course...


College Media

by Gregory Adamo & Allan DiBiase Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (November 01, 2016)

College Media: Learning in Action is a unique resource for journalism educators and students, media advisors, student personnel administrators, and students at any level – undergraduate or graduate – interested...


Language, Nation, and Identity in the Classroom

by David Hemphill & Erin Blakely Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (February 01, 2014)

Language, Nation, and Identity in the Classroom critiques the normalizing aspects of schooling and the taken-for-granted assumptions in education about culture, identity, language, and learning. The text applies...


A New Literacies Reader

by Colin Lankshear & Michele Knobel Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (November 21, 2012)

A New Literacies Reader is an introduction to social and cultural studies of new literacies from the perspectives of educators, education researchers and learners. It focuses on how participating in social practices...


New Social Foundations for Education

by Philip Wexler & Yotam Hotam Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (July 20, 2015)

There has been growing scholarly attention to questions about the revival of religion and religiosity on global social, cultural and political fronts and the emergence of a ‘post-secular’ society. New Social...


Beyond Actions

by Norijuki Inoue Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (January 01, 2014)

Beyond Actions is a new breed of book on action research, going beyond procedural descriptions of action research and discusses psychological processes and epistemological challenges involved in planning and...


Critical Studies of Southern Place

by William M. Reynolds Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (September 01, 2013)

Critical Studies of Southern Place: A Reader critically investigates and informs the construction of Southernness, Southern identity, and the South past and present. It promotes and expands the notion of a Southern...


Moving Ideas

by Mira-Lisa Katz Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (August 05, 2016)

What does it look and feel like to communicate, create, compose, comprehend, teach, and learn with our bodies? Reaching beyond existing scholarship on multimodality and literacies, Moving Ideas expands our capacity...


Reading the World, the Globe, and the Cosmos

by Suzanne S. Choo Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (December 09, 2014)

This book won the 2014 AESA (American Educational Studies Association) Critics Choice Award.

The purpose of this book is restore the centrality of pedagogy in governing the ways literary texts are received,...