Tuesday, December 19, 2006
Education Review Publishes Review
Education Review is an open access electronic journal publishing reviews of books in education. The Education Review has published 1,680 reviews since its inception in 1998. All reviews are freely accessible on the internet at http://edrev.asu.edu
The Education Review publishes reviews in Spanishand Portuguese as well as in English. The following books has just been reviewed:
These reviews can be accessed under Recent Reviews on the journal homepage http://edrev.asu.edu.
Dwyer, Carol Anne. (Ed.) (2005). Measurement and Research in the Accountability Era. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Assoc.
Reviewed by Gerald Blankson.
Iram, Yaacov. (Ed.) (2006). Educating Toward a Culture of Peace. Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishing Inc.
Reviewed by Brian J. Trautman, Fielding Graduate University.
Scott, Janelle T. (Ed.) (2005). School Choice and Diversity: What the Evidence Says. NY: Teachers College Press.
Reviewed by Anthony H. Normore, Florida International University.
Lichtman, Marilyn. (2006). Qualitative Research in Education: A User's Guide. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications.
Reviewed by Donald K. Sharpes.
Education Review has also inaugurated a new section of peer-reviewed essay reviews, and welcomes submissions to this new department. Essay reviews are special peer-reviewed articles that examine in depth one or more recent books of particular significance on a single topic. Essay reviews are generally between 5,000 and 10,000 words in length,although longer reviews are welcome. For instructions on submitting a manuscript for possible publication, see the website.
Education Review has just published the following essay review:
Theory Resurrected: An Essay Review Rocco J. Perla UMass
Memorial-Health Alliance Hospital Mount Wachusett Community College
James Carifio University of Massachusetts, Lowell
Review of Geelan, David. (2006). Undead Theories: Constructivism,
Eclecticism and Research in Education. Rotterdam, The Netherlands: Sense
Publishers. Pp. 157 $49 (papercover)
Citation: Perla, Rocco J. & Carifio, James. (2006, December 19). Theory
resurrected: An essay review. Education Review, 9(8). Retrieved [date] from http://edrev.asu.edu/essays/v9n8index.html
Gene V Glass, Editor
Kate Corby, Brief Reviews Editor
Gustavo Fischman, Editor for Spanish & Portuguese
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