Educational Policy & Theory

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The Exchange University

Corporatization of Academic Culture

UBC Press

This book critically examines the commercialization of today’s universities, under increasing economic pressure to develop human capital, science, and technology.

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Public Services Inspection in the UK

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book analyses the key debates about the role that inspection plays in increasing public accountability and encouraging service improvement. Contributors describe current inspection methods across the key public sectors, and examine the underlying issues and tensions associated with public services inspection.

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Celebrating Sex and Relationships Education

Past, present and future - Proceedings of the Sex Education Forum 21st Birthday Conference

Edited by Anna Martinez
Jessica Kingsley Publishers, National Children's Bureau

This publication outlines the work of the Sex Education Forum in campaigning for statutory sex and relationships education, based on proceedings of its 21st Birthday conference.

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Children and Spirituality

Searching for Meaning and Connectedness

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book provides ways in which schoolteachers and parents can nurture and foster these particular characteristics of children's spirituality. It also considers two factors, material pursuit and trivialising, which may inhibit children's expression of their spirituality. It will be of great interest to educators, policy makers, and parents.

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Reshaping the University

Responsibility, Indigenous Epistemes, and the Logic of the Gift

UBC Press
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