Professor Michele Schweisfurth

  • Professor (Robert Owen Centre)

telephone: 0141 330 4445
email: Michele.Schweisfurth@glasgow.ac.uk

Research interests

Career

Michele joined the School as Professor of Comparative and International Education in January 2013 from the University of Birmingham.  Originally from Canada, she has also worked as a teacher, trainer or teacher educator in Sierra Leone, Indonesia, Scotland and the Turks and Caicos Islands, and has conducted research in a range of contexts internationally.  

Qualifications

PhD University of Warwick
MSc University of Oxford
BEd University of Western Ontario
BA University of Western Ontario

 

Research Interests

Michele is interested in tensions between global frameworks (such as children’s rights, and notions of ‘best practice’ in teaching and learning) and local and cultural imperatives.  Her research takes a comparative and international perspective on:

  • democratic education and education for democracy, especially the contribution of learner-centred pedagogy;
  • global citizenship education;
  • teacher professional learning and identity;
  • the relationship between education and development in low-income and transitional countries;
  • university internationalisation and the transnational, intercultural and academic experiences of mobile students.

Grants

Research grants and consultancies: 

  • Case Study of Developmental Leadership in The Philippines:  Educational Experiences, Institutions and Networks     (Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, 2014)
  • Developmental Leadership Programme consultancy (feedback on Ghana case study) (AusAID 2013)
  • Evaluation of the International Fellowship and Networking Schemes (ESRC 2011)
  • Options for Education Research under DFID’s New Research Strategy (DFID 2009)
  • Rethinking the Needs of International Students:  a critique of university internationalisation  (ESRC seminar series 2008-10)
  • The Impact of UK Educational Experiences on Chinese Returnees’ Lives and Careers (British Academy 2008)
  • Global Citizenship Education as a Framework for Teaching about Diversity.  Funded link with Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto  (International Council for Canadian Studies 2008) 
  • Education and Emergencies:  impact on the vulnerable in South Asia  (UNICEF 2008)
  • A Comparative Study of International Students’ Intercultural Experiences (ESRC 2006)
  • Children as Decision Makers (ESRC 2006 – seminar series)
  • Education and Democracy in Rwanda (CfBT 2005) 
  • Sustaining Democracy in Education in The Gambia through the Professional Development of Inspectors (CfBT 2002 – 2004)
  • UNESCO Associated Schools Project Network Review (UNESCO 2002 – 2003)
  • Teacher Education and Democracy in The Gambia (CfBT 2000-2002)
  • Education for Global Citizenship:  case studies of good practice in Canadian schools (Faculty Research Programme Grant, Government of Canada 2004)  Visiting Scholar:  Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto, March – April 2004.
  • Teachers’ Perceptions and Support Needs in Project Schools in Perm, Russia(TEMPUS-TACIS 1998)
  • Remote Highland Schools in Lesotho, Southern Africa:  constraints and the targeting of aid(Overseas Development Agency 1997)
  • General School Provision in Perm, Russia:  a case study of School 134 (TEMPUS-TACIS 1996)

 

Supervision

Michele welcomes inquiries and applications from potential research students who share any of her research interests, or who are doing comparative studies and would like methodological advice within their supervisory team.

Current Research Students and broad topics:

Abdulwahab Alharbi:  educational change:  perspectives of Saudi Arabian teachers

Sarah Digby:  pupil voice and participation in Uganda

Alexandra Konovalchuk:  university internationalisation in Russia

Yong Shian Phoon:  democratic schooling in Scotland

Iman Sharif:  pedagogical needs and approaches in Syrian refugee schools

Louise Sheridan:  Freire’s principles in youth programmes in Glasgow

Agnieszka Uflewska-Watson:  transnationalism and Polish HE students in Scotland

Yuwei Xu:  gender and early childhood education in Scotland, Hong Kong and Mainland China

 

Teaching

Michele is leader for the Masters course International and Comparative Education.  

Additional information

Within the School of Education, Michele is co-Director of the Robert Owen Centre for Educational Change, and Acting International Lead

Michele is past editor of the journal Comparative Education.

Podcast

She is also a member of the editorial board for the journals International Journal of Educational Development; European Education:  Issues and Studies; and Prospects, Quarterly Review of Comparative Education (UNESCO).

She is past Chair of the British Association for International and Comparative Education (http://baice.ac.uk/).  She chairs the Research Committee of the World Council of Comparative Education Societies, and is Deputy Chair of the Board of Trustees for the UK Forum for International Education and Training.    

 

 

Publications

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Jump to: 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2002 | 2000 | 1999 | 1996
Number of items: 56.

2015

Gu, Q., and Schweisfurth, M. (2015) Transnational connections, competences and identities: experiences of Chinese international students after their return 'home'. British Educational Research Journal, 41(6), pp. 947-970. (doi:10.1002/berj.3175)

Schweisfurth, M. (2015) Make learning, not war. Compare: A Journal of Comparative and International Education, 45(4), pp. 644-647. (doi:10.1080/03057925.2015.1045748)

Schweisfurth, M., (Ed.) (2015) Fifty Years of Comparative Education. Routledge: London. ISBN 9781138853331

Barrett, A., Sayed, Y., Schweisfurth, M., and Tikly, L. (2015) Learning, pedagogy and the post-2015 education and development agenda. International Journal of Educational Development, 40, pp. 231-236. (doi:10.1016/j.ijedudev.2014.11.003)

Schweisfurth, M. (2015) Learner-centred pedagogy: towards a post-2015 agenda for teaching and learning. International Journal of Educational Development, 40, pp. 259-266. (doi:10.1016/j.ijedudev.2014.10.011)

Gu, Q., and Schweisfurth, M. (2015) Transnational flows of students: in whose interest? For whose benefit? In: McGrath, S. and Gu, Q. (eds.) Routledge Handbook of International Education and Development. Series: Routledge handbooks. Routledge: London, pp. 359-372. ISBN 9780415747547

Schweisfurth, M. (2015) Towards culturally-contextualised pedagogy in Africa. International Journal of Educational Development in Africa, 1(1),

Schweisfurth, M., Davies, L., Pe Symaco, L., Valiente, O., and Robles, C. (2015) Case Study of Developmental Leadership in Educational Experiences, Institutions and Networks. Project Report. Developmental Leadership Programme/DFAT. (Unpublished)

2014

Phillips, D., and Schweisfurth, M. (2014) Comparative and International Education: An Introduction to Theory, Method and Practice. Bloomsbury: London. ISBN 9781441176486

Schweisfurth, M. (2014) Among the comparativists: ethnographic observations. Comparative Education, 50(1), pp. 102-111. (doi:10.1080/03050068.2013.872322)

Schweisfurth, M. (2014) Data and dogma: knowledge and education governance in the global age. Comparative Education, 50(2), pp. 127-128. (doi:10.1080/03050068.2014.892754)

Schweisfurth, M. (2014) Editorial: the 50th anniversary special issue. Comparative Education, 50(1), pp. 1-2. (doi:10.1080/03050068.2013.872320)

Schweisfurth, M. (2014) Infusing global citizenship into higher education. In: Montemurro, D., Gambhir, M., Evans, M. and Broad, K. (eds.) Inquiry into Practice: Learning and Teaching Global Matters in Local Classrooms. OISE: Toronto, pp. 28-29. ISBN 9781928167013

2013

Schweisfurth, M. (2013) Learner-Centred Education in International Perspective: Whose Pedagogy for Whose Development? Series: Education, poverty and international development. Routledge: London. ISBN 9780415600729

Schweisfurth, M. (2013) Learner-centred education in international perspective. Journal of International and Comparative Education, 2(1), pp. 1-8.

Schweisfurth, M. (2013) The comparative gaze: from telescope to microscope. Comparative Education, 49(2), pp. 121-123. (doi:10.1080/03050068.2013.777508)

2012

Schweisfurth, M. and Harber, C., (Eds.) (2012) Education and Global Justice. Routledge: London, UK. ISBN 9780415693493

Schweisfurth, M. (2012) Are sojourners natural comparativists? Critical perspectives on the learning experiences of international students. Research in Comparative and International Education, 7(1), pp. 81-89. (doi:10.2304/rcie.2012.7.1.81)

Schweisfurth, M. (2012) Beyond converging agendas in education. Comparative Education, 48(3), pp. 281-282. (doi:10.1080/03050068.2012.702010)

Schweisfurth, M. (2012) Comparative education. In: Arthur, J. and Peterson, A. (eds.) Routledge Companion to Education. Routledge: Abingdon, Oxon, UK, pp. 246-253. ISBN 9780415583466

Schweisfurth, M. (2012) Learner-centred education and teacher professionalism at the local-global nexus. In: Seddon, T. and Levin, J. (eds.) World Yearbook of Education 2013: Educators, Professionalism and Politics: Global Transitions, National Spaces, and Professional Project. Routledge: London, UK. ISBN 9780415529143

2011

Schweisfurth, M. (2011) Learner-centred education in developing country contexts: from solution to problem? International Journal of Educational Development, 31(5), pp. 425-432. (doi:10.1016/j.ijedudev.2011.03.005)

Grimshaw, T., Gu, Q., and Schweisfurth, M. (2011) Rethinking University Internationalisation: Towards Transformative Change. Special Issue of the Journal Teachers and Teaching [volume editors]. Teachers and Teaching: Theory and Practice, 17(6),

Schweisfurth, M. (2011) How did we get here? Unintended consequences in education. Comparative Education, 47(4), pp. 407-409. (doi:10.1080/03050068.2011.614070)

Schweisfurth, M. (2011) Power, politics and process: the challenge of change in and through education. Comparative Education, 47(2), pp. 135-137. (doi:10.1080/03050068.2011.563056)

2010

Cox, S., Dyer, C., Robinson-Pant, A. and Schweisfurth, M., (Eds.) (2010) Children as Decision Makers in Education: Sharing Experiences Across Cultures. Continuum International: London, UK. ISBN 9780826425485

Gu, Q., Schweisfurth, M., and Day, C. (2010) Learning and growing in a ‘foreign’ context: intercultural experiences of international students. Compare: A Journal of Comparative and International Education, 40(1), pp. 7-23. (doi:10.1080/03057920903115983)

Schweisfurth, M. (2010) Constructing the local and deconstructing the global in education. Comparative Education, 46(4), pp. 407-408. (doi:10.1080/03050068.2010.519476)

Schweisfurth, M. (2010) This year's model: international perspectives on educational aspiration and influence. Comparative Education, 46(2), pp. 109-111. (doi:10.1080/03050061003775306)

Schweisfurth, M., and Harber, C. (2010) Education and Global Justice. Special Issue of Educational Review [volume editors]. Educational Review, 62(3),

2009

Davies, L., Harber, C., Schweisfurth, M., Williams, C., Yamashita, H., and Cobbe, S. (2009) Education in Emergencies in South Asia: Reducing the Risks Facing Vulnerable Children. Other. United Nations Children’s Fund, Kathmandu, Nepal.

Otten, M., Allwood, J., Aneas, M.A., Busch, D., Hoffman, D., and Schweisfurth, M. (2009) Qualitative Research in Intercultural Communication. Special Issue of Forum: Qualitative Social Research [volume editors]. Forum: Qualitative Social Research, 10(1),

Schweisfurth, M., and Crossley, M. (2009) What lies beneath: comparative education unmasks policy, theory and assumption. Comparative Education, 45(4), pp. 457-459. (doi:10.1080/03050060903391552)

Schweisfurth, M., and Gu, Q. (2009) Exploring the experiences of international students in UK higher education: possibilities and limits of interculturality in university life. Intercultural Education, 20(5), pp. 463-473. (doi:10.1080/14675980903371332)

2008

Phillips, D., and Schweisfurth, M. (2008) Comparative and International Education: An Introduction to Theory, Method and Practice. Continuum: London, UK. ISBN 9781847060594

Schweisfurth, M. (2008) Education and democracy in the Gambia: reflections on the position of development projects in a small African state. In: Johnson, D. (ed.) The Changing Landscape of Education in Africa: Quality, Equality and Democracy. Series: Oxford studies in comparative education (19 (1)). Symposium: Oxford, UK, pp. 63-75. ISBN 9781873927113

2006

Crossley, M., Broadfoot, P. and Schweisfurth, M., (Eds.) (2006) Forty Years of Comparative Education: Changing Contexts, Issues, and Identities. Series: Education heritage series. Routledge: London, UK. ISBN 9780415413411

Gu, Q., and Schweisfurth, M. (2006) Who adapts? Beyond cultural models of 'the' Chinese learner. Language, Culture and Curriculum, 19(1), pp. 74-89. (doi:10.1080/07908310608668755)

Schweisfurth, M. (2006) Education for global citizenship: teacher agency and curricular structure in Ontario schools. Educational Review, 58(1), pp. 41-50. (doi:10.1080/00131910500352648)

Schweisfurth, M. (2006) Global and cross‐national influences on education in post‐genocide Rwanda. Oxford Review of Education, 32(5), pp. 697-709. (doi:10.1080/03054980600976510)

Schweisfurth, M. (2006) Preparing for active citizenship: international comparisons. In: Electoral Training Commission of Korea: Participation-oriented Civic Education Contributing to Political Development. National Electoral Commission: Seoul, Korea, pp. 94-106.

2005

Schweisfurth, M. (2005) Learning to live together: a review of UNESCO's Associated Schools Project Network. International Review of Education, 51(2-3), pp. 219-234. (doi:10.1007/s11159-005-3579-9)

Davies, L., Harber, C., and Schweisfurth, M. (2005) Democratic Professional Development: A Guidebook for Supervisors and Inspectors of Teachers. Centre for International Education and Research, University of Birmingham: Birmingham, UK. ISBN 9780704425156

2004

Schweisfurth, M. (2004) Citizenship education and commonwealth values. In: Matlin, S. (ed.) Commonwealth Education Partnerships. Stationery Office: London, UK. ISBN 9780117032392

2002

Schweisfurth, M., Davies, L. and Harber, C., (Eds.) (2002) Learning Democracy and Citizenship: International Experiences. Symposium: Oxford, UK. ISBN 9781873927298

Davies, L., Harber, C., and Schweisfurth, M. (2002) Democracy Through Teacher Education: A Guidebook for Use with Student Teachers. Centre for International Education and Research, University of Birmingham: Birmingham, UK.

Davies, L., Harber, C., and Schweisfurth, M. (2002) Democracy and Authoritarianism in Education. Special Issue of Comparative Education [volume editors]. Comparative Education, 38(3),

Davies, L., Harber, C., and Schweisfurth, M. (2002) Editorial. Comparative Education, 38(3), p. 249. (doi:10.1080/0305006022000014115)

Schweisfurth, M. (2002) Democracy and teacher education: negotiating practice in The Gambia. Comparative Education, 38(3), pp. 303-314. (doi:10.1080/0305006022000014160)

Schweisfurth, M. (2002) Teachers, Democratisation and Educational Reform in Russia and South Africa. Series: Monographs in international education. Symposium: Oxford, UK. ISBN 9781873927342

2000

Schweisfurth, M. (2000) Perspectives from the Fourth Seminar. In: Alexander, R.J., Osborn, M. and Phillips, D. (eds.) Learning From Comparing: New Directions in Comparative Educational Research [Policy, Professionals and Development]. Symposium: Oxford, UK. ISBN 9781873927632

Schweisfurth, M. (2000) Teachers and democratic change in Russia and South Africa. Education in Russia: The Independent States and Eastern Europe, 18(1), pp. 2-8.

1999

Schweisfurth, M. (1999) Coming in from the cold: a reflexive account of an outsider researching education in Russia. In: Sayer, J. (ed.) Preparing Teachers to Meet Special Educational Needs in Russia. Garant: Leuven, Belgium, pp. 41-54. ISBN 9789053508916

Schweisfurth, M. (1999) Gleaning meaning from case studies in international comparison: teachers' experiences of reform in Russia and South Africa. Compare: A Journal of Comparative and International Education, 29(3), pp. 331-340. (doi:10.1080/0305792990290310)

Schweisfurth, M. (1999) Resilience, resistance and responsiveness: comparative and international education at UK universities. In: Alexander, R.J., Broadfoot, P. and Phillips, D. (eds.) Learning From Comparing: New Directions in Comparative Educational Research [Contexts, Classrooms and Outcomes]. Symposium: Oxford, UK. ISBN 9781873927588

1996

Schweisfurth, M. (1996) Researching National Systems of Primary Education: Sources, Approaches and Cautions. Other. Centre for Research in Elementary and Primary Education, University of Warwick, Warwick, UK.

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Number of items: 56.

Articles

Gu, Q., and Schweisfurth, M. (2015) Transnational connections, competences and identities: experiences of Chinese international students after their return 'home'. British Educational Research Journal, 41(6), pp. 947-970. (doi:10.1002/berj.3175)

Schweisfurth, M. (2015) Make learning, not war. Compare: A Journal of Comparative and International Education, 45(4), pp. 644-647. (doi:10.1080/03057925.2015.1045748)

Barrett, A., Sayed, Y., Schweisfurth, M., and Tikly, L. (2015) Learning, pedagogy and the post-2015 education and development agenda. International Journal of Educational Development, 40, pp. 231-236. (doi:10.1016/j.ijedudev.2014.11.003)

Schweisfurth, M. (2015) Learner-centred pedagogy: towards a post-2015 agenda for teaching and learning. International Journal of Educational Development, 40, pp. 259-266. (doi:10.1016/j.ijedudev.2014.10.011)

Schweisfurth, M. (2015) Towards culturally-contextualised pedagogy in Africa. International Journal of Educational Development in Africa, 1(1),

Schweisfurth, M. (2014) Among the comparativists: ethnographic observations. Comparative Education, 50(1), pp. 102-111. (doi:10.1080/03050068.2013.872322)

Schweisfurth, M. (2014) Data and dogma: knowledge and education governance in the global age. Comparative Education, 50(2), pp. 127-128. (doi:10.1080/03050068.2014.892754)

Schweisfurth, M. (2014) Editorial: the 50th anniversary special issue. Comparative Education, 50(1), pp. 1-2. (doi:10.1080/03050068.2013.872320)

Schweisfurth, M. (2013) Learner-centred education in international perspective. Journal of International and Comparative Education, 2(1), pp. 1-8.

Schweisfurth, M. (2013) The comparative gaze: from telescope to microscope. Comparative Education, 49(2), pp. 121-123. (doi:10.1080/03050068.2013.777508)

Schweisfurth, M. (2012) Are sojourners natural comparativists? Critical perspectives on the learning experiences of international students. Research in Comparative and International Education, 7(1), pp. 81-89. (doi:10.2304/rcie.2012.7.1.81)

Schweisfurth, M. (2012) Beyond converging agendas in education. Comparative Education, 48(3), pp. 281-282. (doi:10.1080/03050068.2012.702010)

Schweisfurth, M. (2011) Learner-centred education in developing country contexts: from solution to problem? International Journal of Educational Development, 31(5), pp. 425-432. (doi:10.1016/j.ijedudev.2011.03.005)

Grimshaw, T., Gu, Q., and Schweisfurth, M. (2011) Rethinking University Internationalisation: Towards Transformative Change. Special Issue of the Journal Teachers and Teaching [volume editors]. Teachers and Teaching: Theory and Practice, 17(6),

Schweisfurth, M. (2011) How did we get here? Unintended consequences in education. Comparative Education, 47(4), pp. 407-409. (doi:10.1080/03050068.2011.614070)

Schweisfurth, M. (2011) Power, politics and process: the challenge of change in and through education. Comparative Education, 47(2), pp. 135-137. (doi:10.1080/03050068.2011.563056)

Gu, Q., Schweisfurth, M., and Day, C. (2010) Learning and growing in a ‘foreign’ context: intercultural experiences of international students. Compare: A Journal of Comparative and International Education, 40(1), pp. 7-23. (doi:10.1080/03057920903115983)

Schweisfurth, M. (2010) Constructing the local and deconstructing the global in education. Comparative Education, 46(4), pp. 407-408. (doi:10.1080/03050068.2010.519476)

Schweisfurth, M. (2010) This year's model: international perspectives on educational aspiration and influence. Comparative Education, 46(2), pp. 109-111. (doi:10.1080/03050061003775306)

Schweisfurth, M., and Harber, C. (2010) Education and Global Justice. Special Issue of Educational Review [volume editors]. Educational Review, 62(3),

Otten, M., Allwood, J., Aneas, M.A., Busch, D., Hoffman, D., and Schweisfurth, M. (2009) Qualitative Research in Intercultural Communication. Special Issue of Forum: Qualitative Social Research [volume editors]. Forum: Qualitative Social Research, 10(1),

Schweisfurth, M., and Crossley, M. (2009) What lies beneath: comparative education unmasks policy, theory and assumption. Comparative Education, 45(4), pp. 457-459. (doi:10.1080/03050060903391552)

Schweisfurth, M., and Gu, Q. (2009) Exploring the experiences of international students in UK higher education: possibilities and limits of interculturality in university life. Intercultural Education, 20(5), pp. 463-473. (doi:10.1080/14675980903371332)

Gu, Q., and Schweisfurth, M. (2006) Who adapts? Beyond cultural models of 'the' Chinese learner. Language, Culture and Curriculum, 19(1), pp. 74-89. (doi:10.1080/07908310608668755)

Schweisfurth, M. (2006) Education for global citizenship: teacher agency and curricular structure in Ontario schools. Educational Review, 58(1), pp. 41-50. (doi:10.1080/00131910500352648)

Schweisfurth, M. (2006) Global and cross‐national influences on education in post‐genocide Rwanda. Oxford Review of Education, 32(5), pp. 697-709. (doi:10.1080/03054980600976510)

Schweisfurth, M. (2005) Learning to live together: a review of UNESCO's Associated Schools Project Network. International Review of Education, 51(2-3), pp. 219-234. (doi:10.1007/s11159-005-3579-9)

Davies, L., Harber, C., and Schweisfurth, M. (2002) Democracy and Authoritarianism in Education. Special Issue of Comparative Education [volume editors]. Comparative Education, 38(3),

Davies, L., Harber, C., and Schweisfurth, M. (2002) Editorial. Comparative Education, 38(3), p. 249. (doi:10.1080/0305006022000014115)

Schweisfurth, M. (2002) Democracy and teacher education: negotiating practice in The Gambia. Comparative Education, 38(3), pp. 303-314. (doi:10.1080/0305006022000014160)

Schweisfurth, M. (2000) Teachers and democratic change in Russia and South Africa. Education in Russia: The Independent States and Eastern Europe, 18(1), pp. 2-8.

Schweisfurth, M. (1999) Gleaning meaning from case studies in international comparison: teachers' experiences of reform in Russia and South Africa. Compare: A Journal of Comparative and International Education, 29(3), pp. 331-340. (doi:10.1080/0305792990290310)

Books

Phillips, D., and Schweisfurth, M. (2014) Comparative and International Education: An Introduction to Theory, Method and Practice. Bloomsbury: London. ISBN 9781441176486

Schweisfurth, M. (2013) Learner-Centred Education in International Perspective: Whose Pedagogy for Whose Development? Series: Education, poverty and international development. Routledge: London. ISBN 9780415600729

Phillips, D., and Schweisfurth, M. (2008) Comparative and International Education: An Introduction to Theory, Method and Practice. Continuum: London, UK. ISBN 9781847060594

Davies, L., Harber, C., and Schweisfurth, M. (2005) Democratic Professional Development: A Guidebook for Supervisors and Inspectors of Teachers. Centre for International Education and Research, University of Birmingham: Birmingham, UK. ISBN 9780704425156

Davies, L., Harber, C., and Schweisfurth, M. (2002) Democracy Through Teacher Education: A Guidebook for Use with Student Teachers. Centre for International Education and Research, University of Birmingham: Birmingham, UK.

Schweisfurth, M. (2002) Teachers, Democratisation and Educational Reform in Russia and South Africa. Series: Monographs in international education. Symposium: Oxford, UK. ISBN 9781873927342

Book Sections

Gu, Q., and Schweisfurth, M. (2015) Transnational flows of students: in whose interest? For whose benefit? In: McGrath, S. and Gu, Q. (eds.) Routledge Handbook of International Education and Development. Series: Routledge handbooks. Routledge: London, pp. 359-372. ISBN 9780415747547

Schweisfurth, M. (2014) Infusing global citizenship into higher education. In: Montemurro, D., Gambhir, M., Evans, M. and Broad, K. (eds.) Inquiry into Practice: Learning and Teaching Global Matters in Local Classrooms. OISE: Toronto, pp. 28-29. ISBN 9781928167013

Schweisfurth, M. (2012) Comparative education. In: Arthur, J. and Peterson, A. (eds.) Routledge Companion to Education. Routledge: Abingdon, Oxon, UK, pp. 246-253. ISBN 9780415583466

Schweisfurth, M. (2012) Learner-centred education and teacher professionalism at the local-global nexus. In: Seddon, T. and Levin, J. (eds.) World Yearbook of Education 2013: Educators, Professionalism and Politics: Global Transitions, National Spaces, and Professional Project. Routledge: London, UK. ISBN 9780415529143

Schweisfurth, M. (2008) Education and democracy in the Gambia: reflections on the position of development projects in a small African state. In: Johnson, D. (ed.) The Changing Landscape of Education in Africa: Quality, Equality and Democracy. Series: Oxford studies in comparative education (19 (1)). Symposium: Oxford, UK, pp. 63-75. ISBN 9781873927113

Schweisfurth, M. (2006) Preparing for active citizenship: international comparisons. In: Electoral Training Commission of Korea: Participation-oriented Civic Education Contributing to Political Development. National Electoral Commission: Seoul, Korea, pp. 94-106.

Schweisfurth, M. (2004) Citizenship education and commonwealth values. In: Matlin, S. (ed.) Commonwealth Education Partnerships. Stationery Office: London, UK. ISBN 9780117032392

Schweisfurth, M. (2000) Perspectives from the Fourth Seminar. In: Alexander, R.J., Osborn, M. and Phillips, D. (eds.) Learning From Comparing: New Directions in Comparative Educational Research [Policy, Professionals and Development]. Symposium: Oxford, UK. ISBN 9781873927632

Schweisfurth, M. (1999) Coming in from the cold: a reflexive account of an outsider researching education in Russia. In: Sayer, J. (ed.) Preparing Teachers to Meet Special Educational Needs in Russia. Garant: Leuven, Belgium, pp. 41-54. ISBN 9789053508916

Schweisfurth, M. (1999) Resilience, resistance and responsiveness: comparative and international education at UK universities. In: Alexander, R.J., Broadfoot, P. and Phillips, D. (eds.) Learning From Comparing: New Directions in Comparative Educational Research [Contexts, Classrooms and Outcomes]. Symposium: Oxford, UK. ISBN 9781873927588

Edited Books

Schweisfurth, M., (Ed.) (2015) Fifty Years of Comparative Education. Routledge: London. ISBN 9781138853331

Schweisfurth, M. and Harber, C., (Eds.) (2012) Education and Global Justice. Routledge: London, UK. ISBN 9780415693493

Cox, S., Dyer, C., Robinson-Pant, A. and Schweisfurth, M., (Eds.) (2010) Children as Decision Makers in Education: Sharing Experiences Across Cultures. Continuum International: London, UK. ISBN 9780826425485

Crossley, M., Broadfoot, P. and Schweisfurth, M., (Eds.) (2006) Forty Years of Comparative Education: Changing Contexts, Issues, and Identities. Series: Education heritage series. Routledge: London, UK. ISBN 9780415413411

Schweisfurth, M., Davies, L. and Harber, C., (Eds.) (2002) Learning Democracy and Citizenship: International Experiences. Symposium: Oxford, UK. ISBN 9781873927298

Research Reports or Papers

Schweisfurth, M., Davies, L., Pe Symaco, L., Valiente, O., and Robles, C. (2015) Case Study of Developmental Leadership in Educational Experiences, Institutions and Networks. Project Report. Developmental Leadership Programme/DFAT. (Unpublished)

Davies, L., Harber, C., Schweisfurth, M., Williams, C., Yamashita, H., and Cobbe, S. (2009) Education in Emergencies in South Asia: Reducing the Risks Facing Vulnerable Children. Other. United Nations Children’s Fund, Kathmandu, Nepal.

Schweisfurth, M. (1996) Researching National Systems of Primary Education: Sources, Approaches and Cautions. Other. Centre for Research in Elementary and Primary Education, University of Warwick, Warwick, UK.

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