Brill's Encyclopedia of Critical Understanding in Education

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Series Editors: William M. Reynolds and Brad Porfilio

Comprising 2000 entries, Brill’s Encyclopedia of Critical Understanding in Education is a fully searchable database presenting comprehensive and accurate portraits of the various disciplines related to critical thinking and understanding in Educational Research. What readers will encounter in this database is what the various fields are saying, and have been saying during their various histories. Designed to open up conversations among current established scholars and future, next generation scholars nationally and internationally, these complicated conversations further expand the various fields and lead to possibilities for praxis. Praxis emphasizes the increase of critical knowledge and understandings both for self-development and social reconstruction. There is a uniqueness in Critical Understanding in Education in the commitment to the focus on the historical development and comprehensive critical presentation of a particular discipline.

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Young Adult Literature

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Author(s): Renzi, Laura
Keywordsyoung adult literature – ela – curriculum Related EntriesDigital/Media/Film/Virtual Reality – Hip Hop Education – Standardized English – Youth Young adult (ya) literature has grown in popularity over the past twen…


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Author(s): Petrone, Robert
Keywordsadolescent literacy – English education – classrooms Related EntriesAdolescent Literacy – Digital/Media/Film/Virtual Reality – Hip Hop Education – Standardized English – Young Adult Literature Twenty or so years ago,…