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Below is some selected literature on history of education; philosophy of education; didactics (teaching), curriculum issues; and educational psychology. Unschooling literature is not included here, but is on another page.


Literature in Education, books on education, Literature  

Anderson, John R. Cognitive Psychology and its Implications. 4th ed. New York: Freeman, 1995.

Barrow, Robin, and Ronald Woods. An Introduction to Philosophy of Education. 4th ed. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge, 2006.

Bloom, Benjamin, et al. Taxonomy of Educational Objectives: The Classification of Educational Goals. New York: McKay, 1956.

Bloom, Benjamin. All Our Children Learning. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1981.

Bowen, James. A History of Western Education. Vol 1: The Ancient World. London: Methuen, 1972.

Bowen, James. A History of Western Education. Vol 2: Civilization of Europe Sixth to Sixteenth Century. London: Methuen, 1975.

Bowen, James. A History of Western Education. Vol 3: The Modern West Europe and the New World. London: Methuen, 1981.

Boyd, William, and Edmund J. King. The History of Western Education. 11th ed. London: Adam and Charles Black, 1975.

Brainerd, Lee W. Homeschooling Your Gifted Child. New York: LearningExpress, LLC, 2002.

Brainerd, Lee W., Jessika Sobanski and Ricki Winegardner. Basic Skills for Home-schooling: Language Arts and Math for the Middle School Years. New York: LearningExpress, Llc, 2007.

Buckingham, David, and Margaret Scanlon. Education, Entertainment and Learning in the Home. Buckingham: Open University Press, 2003.

Buzan, Tony, and Barry Buzan. The Mind Map Book: Unlock Your Creativity, Boost Your Memory, Change Your Life. Harlow: BBC Active, 2010.

Buzan, Tony. Make the Most of Your Mind. Rev. ed. London: Pan, 1988.

Buzan, Tony. The Memory Book: How to Remember Anything You Want. Harlow: BBC Active, 2010.

Buzan, Tony. The Speed Reading Book: Read More, Learn More, Achieve More. Harlow: BBC Active, 2010.

Buzan, Tony. Use Your Head: How to Unleash the Power of Your Mind. Harlow: BBC Active, 2010.

Clements, Andrea D. Homeschooling: A Research-based How-to Manual. Oxford: ScarecrowEducation, 2004.

Collins, John W. II, and Nancy Patricia O'Brien, eds. The Greenwood Dictionary of Education. 2nd ed. Santa Barbara, CA: Greenwood, 2011.

Degenhardt, M. Education and the Value of Knowledge. Boston: Allen and Unwin, 1982.

Duffy, Thomas M., and Jamie R. Kirkley, eds. Learner-Centered Theory and Practice in Distance Education: Cases from Higher Education. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2004.

Durbin, Deborah. Teach Yourself Home Education. London: Hodder Educational / Teach Yourself, 2009.

Edman, Irwin: John Dewey: His Contribution to the American Tradition. New York: Bobbs-Merrill, 1955.

Farenga, Stephen J., and Daniel Ness, eds. Encyclopedia of Education and Human Development. Vol 1. London: Sharpe, 2005.

Guterson, David. Family Matters: Why Home Schooling Makes Sense. Orlando, FL: Harcourt, 1992.

Kaufeld, Jennifer. Home Schooling for Dummies. New York: John Wiley, 2001.

Kochenderfer, Rebecca, and Elizabeth Kanna. Homeschooling for Success: How Parents Can Create a Superior Education for Their Child. New York: Warner Books, 2002.

Koon, Liz, Donna Reez and Karen Sargent, eds. Homeschool Business and Entrepreneur Directory 2011. Gray, TN: The Old Schoolhouse Magazine, 2011.

Kronman, Anthony T. Education's End: Why Our Colleges and Universities Have Given Up on the Meaning of Life. London: Yale University Press, 2007.

Lawton, Denis, and Peter Gordon. A History of Western Educational Ideas. London: Woburn, 2002.

Lyman, Isabel. The Homeschooling Revolution. Bench Pr Intl, 2000.

Mahesh Yogi, Maharishi. The Science of Being and Art of Living. Rev ed. London: Penguin/Plume, 2001.

Mayberry, Marelee, et al. Home Schooling: Parents as Educators. Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin Press, 1995.

Meyer, Adolphe. Grandmasters of Educational Thought. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1975.

Moore, Raymond S. Successful Homeschool Family Handbook. 10th ed. Nashville: Thomas Nelson Publishers, 1994.

Mountney, Ross. Learning without School: Home Education. London. Jessica Kingsley, 2008.

Perry, John, and Kathy Perry. The Complete Guide to Home Schooling. Lincolnwood, IL: Lowell House, 2000.

Rivero, Lisa. The Homeschooling Option: How to Decide When It's Right for Your Family. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.

Rorty, Amélie O., ed. Philosophers on Education: New Historical Perspectives. London: Taylor and Francis, 2005.

Rupp, Rebecca. Home Learning Year by Year: How to Design a Homeschool Curriculum from Preschool Through High School. New York: Three Rivers Press, 2000.

Rusk, Robert R., and James Scotland. Doctrines of the Great Educators. 5th ed. London: MacMillan. London, 1979.

Seldin, Tim, and Paul Epstein. The Montessori Way. Sarasota, FL: The Montessori Foundation Press, 2003.

Shepherd, Dan. Mommy Is My Teacher: Qualitative Case Studies of Three Families' Homeschooling Experience. A Dissertation Submitted to the Graduate School in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree Doctor of Education. Muncie, IN: Ball State University, 2010.

Smith, Samuel. Ideas of the Great Educators. New York: Joanna Cotler Books, 1980.

Stenhouse, Lawrence. An Introduction to Curriculum Research and Development. Oxford: Heinemann, 1975.

Thomas, Alan, and Harriet Pattison. How Children Learn at Home. 2nd ed. London: Continuum, 2008.

Thomas, Alan, and Jane Lowe. Educating Your Child at Home. London: Continuum, 2002.

Uljens, Michael, red. Didaktik - teori, reflektion och praktik. Lund: Studentlitteratur, 1997.

VanSledright, Bruce A. The Challenge of Rethinking History Education: On Practices, Theories, and Policy. London: Francis and Taylor, 2011.

Zimmerman, Barry J., and Dale H. Schunk. Educational Psychology: A Century of Contributions. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2003.

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