Globalisation

Tait, Gordon (2016) Globalisation. Cambridge University Press, Port Melbourne, Vic.

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Abstract

This book provides an engaging and accessible analysis of traditional issues associated with mass education. The book challenges preconceptions about social class, gender and ethnicity discrimination; highlights the interplay between technology, media, popular culture and schooling; and inspects the relevance of ethics and philosophy in the modern classroom. This new edition has been comprehensively updated to provide current information regarding literature, statistics and legal policies, and significantly expands on the previous edition's structure of derailing traditional myths about education as a point of discussion. It also features two new chapters on Big Data and Globalisation and what they mean for the Australian classroom. Written for students, practising teachers and academics alike, This book summarises the current educational landscape in Australia and looks at fundamental issues in society as they relate to education.

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ID Code: 94092
Item Type: Book
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Keywords: Education, Globalisation, Sustainability, Teaching
ISBN: 9781107432369
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Cultural & Professional Learning
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Education
Deposited On: 23 Mar 2016 04:21
Last Modified: 24 Mar 2016 02:41

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