Textbooks

Selected full-text books and articles on this topic

Learning from Textbooks: Theory and Practice
Bruce K. Britton; Marilyn Binkley; Arthur Woodward.
Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1993
The Visual Turn and the Transformation of the Textbook
James Andrew LaSpina.
Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1998
Banned in the U.S.A: A Reference Guide to Book Censorship in Schools and Public Libraries
Herbert N. Foerstel.
Greenwood Press, 2002 (Revised edition)
Authoring Books and Materials for Students, Academics, and Professionals
Franklin H. Silverman.
Praeger, 1998
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 7 "How Textbooks and Other Educational and Professional Books and Materials Are Marketed"
Literacy: An International Handbook
Daniel A. Wagner; Richard L. Venezky; Brian V. Street.
Westview Press, 1999
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 29 "Cognitive Perspectives on Primers and Textbooks," and Chap. 30 "Social Perspectives on Primers and Textbooks"
History of American Schoolbooks
Charles Carpenter.
University of Pennsylvania Press, 1963
Censors in the Classroom: The Mind Benders
Edward B. Jenkinson.
Southern Illinois University Press, 1979
Handbook of Reading Research
Rebecca Barr; Michael L. Kamil; Peter B. Mosenthal; P. David Pearson.
Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, vol.II, 1991
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 6 "The Publishing Industry and Textbooks"
Content Area Reading and Learning: Instructional Strategies
Diane Lapp; James Flood; Nancy Farnan.
Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2004 (2nd edition)
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 3 "The Role of Textbooks and Trade Books in Content Area Instruction"
The Sociology of Mathematics Education: Mathematical Myths, Pedagogic Texts
Paul Dowling.
Falmer Press, 1998
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 4 "The Analysis of School Texts: Some Empirical Antecedents"
Social Studies for the Twenty-First Century: Methods and Materials for Teaching in Middle and Secondary Schools
Jack Zevin.
Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2000 (2nd edition)
Librarian’s tip: Part Five "Textbooks and Media in the Social Studies"
Civic Illiteracy and Education: Battle for the Hearts and Minds of American Youth
Joe L. Kincheloe; Shirley R. Steinberg; John Marciano.
Peter Lang, 1997
The Psychology of Science Text Comprehension
José Otero; José A. León; Arthur C. Graesser.
Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2002
Learning Science in the Schools: Research Reforming Practice
Shawn M. Glynn; Reinders Duit.
Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1995
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 12 "Science Textbooks: Their Present Role and Future Form"
Language, Ideology and Japanese History Textbooks
Christopher Barnard.
Routledge Curzon, 2003
High School English Textbooks: a Critical Examination
James J. Lynch; Bertrand Evans.
Little, Brown and Company, 1963
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