Dr. Yuwei Xu

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Name: Dr. Yuwei Xu
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Organisation: IOE, UCL's Faculty of Education & Society
Topics of most interest: Global Education as a whole, Citizenship education , Gender education, Human rights education, Social justice education
Types of education of most interest: Pre school, Higher education, Comparative education
Preference for research approach: Theoretical / conceptual research, Empirical research, Comparative research
Preference for research focusing on: Curriculum, Pedagogy, Policy, Teacher education
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Recent publications:

Xu, Y., Warin, J., & Robb, M. (2020). Beyond gender binaries: pedagogies and practices in early childhood education and care (ECEC). Early Years: An International Research Journal, 40(1), 1-4. https://doi.org/10.1080/09575146.2020.1728077

Xu, Y. (2020). Does the gender of a practitioner matter in early childhood education and care? Perspectives from Scottish and Chinese young children. Children & Society, https://doi.org/10.1111/chso.12371.

Xu, Y. (2020). Gender-diverse practitioners in early years education and care (EYEC): a cross-cultural study of Scotland, Hong Kong, and Mainland China. Early Years: An International Research Journal, 40(1), 109-124. https://doi.org/10.1080/09575146.2019.1683816

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UCL Institute of Education
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