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Anthropology of education

This is a guide for those researching the anthropology of education, including ethnography.

Background information

"This book brings an international group of writers together to offer an authoritative state of the art review of, and critical reflection on, educational ethnography as it is being theorized and practiced today--from rural and remote settings to virtual and visual posts."
Chichester, West Sussex ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB45 .C653 2011
""A Companion to the Anthropology of Education presents a comprehensive and state-of-the-art overview of the field, exploring the social and cultural dimension of educational processes in both formal and nonformal settings. Explores theoretical and applied approaches to cultural practice in a diverse range of educational settings around the world, in both formal and non-formal contexts.'

New books

Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC4097 .I42 D457 2016
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LA339 .N5 S55 2017
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB1065 .B56 2016
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC1200 .M358 2015
Third edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB45 .H59 2015
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB1140.25 .J3 H39 2015
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC191.8 .I4 E84 2014


Washington, Council on Anthropology and Education.
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » LB45 .C65 V.38 2007
Cedarville, OH : Cedarville University, c2007-
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » H62 .A1 J66 V.13 2018/2019


Education databases

[Washington, DC : National Library of Education?, 199?-
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Bibliographic database of educational resources including articles, reports, and curriculum.
[Bronx, N.Y.] : H.W. Wilson Co.
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Indexes and abstracts articles of English-language periodicals and books on education from 1983 on. Abstracting coverage begins with January 1994. Full-text coverage begins in January 1996 and is available for over half the 600 journals indexed.
Bethesda, MD : Editorial Projects in Education, Inc.
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Birmingham, AL : Teachers College Record
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"Teachers College Record Book Reviews provides comprehensive reviews of the leading books in education and educational research by major scholars in these fields. "

Related databases

Dublin, Ohio : OCLC
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Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, [2004]-
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La Jolla, Calif. : Sociological Abstracts, Inc., 1985- 2004.
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » P1 .L26 V.27 PT.2 1993
"This database abstracts and indexes the international literature in linguistics and related disciplines in the language sciences."
[San Diego, etc., Sociological Abstracts, inc.]
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » HM1 .S67 V.52:NO.6 2004
"abstracts and indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences."