The latest book is a second edition of our popular doctoral writing book. There is a book for doctoral researchers on the way.
It’s co-written with Barbara Kamler and published by Routledge.
KAMLER, B and THOMSON, P 2014 Helping doctoral students write; Pedagogies for supervision. London: Routledge. Second edition
THOMSON, P and KAMLER, B 2013 Writing for peer reviewed journals. Strategies for getting published. London: Routledge
David Fulton Creative Learning series. 2011 (Eds) series Editors Pat Thomson, Julian Sefton Green and Naranee Ruthra Rajan: Five books for teachers.
SEFTON GREEN, J, THOMSON, P, BRESLER, L, eds., 2011. The Routledge International Handbook of Creative Learning. London: Routledge.
WRIGLEY, T, THOMSON, P LINGARD, Eds. 2011. Changing schools: Alternative ways to make a world of difference, Routledge.
THOMSON, P and SEFTON GREEN J Eds 2010 Researching creative learning. Methods and issues London: Routledge
WALKER, M and THOMSON P 2010 Eds. The Routledge doctoral supervisor’s companion: Supporting effective research in education and the social sciences. London: Routledge
THOMSON, P and WALKER, M 2010. Eds The Routledge doctoral students’ companion: getting to grips with research in education and the social sciences. London: Routledge
THOMSON, P.2009 School leadership – heads on the block? London: Routledge. (Highly commended British Education Studies book prize, 2011)
THOMSON, P, Ed., 2008. Doing visual research with children and young people. London: Routledge.
THOMSON, P., 2007. Whole school change: a review of the literature. London: Arts Council England. Second edition 2010
KAMLER, B. and THOMSON, P., 2006. Helping doctoral students write: pedagogies for supervision. Routledge.
REID, A., THOMSON, P.L., Eds., 2003. Rethinking public education: towards a public curriculum. Brisbane: Post Pressed.
THOMSON, P., 2002. Schooling the rustbelt kids: making the difference in changing times. Stoke on Trent: Trentham Books Ltd. Sydney: Allen and Unwin
THOMSON, P and WELLARD, S 1999 Getting a grip: postcritical approaches to research. Geelong: Deakin University Press
Forthcoming and in press
THOMSON P 2016 Bourdieu and Educational Leadership. London: Routledge
Critical Studies in Educational Leadership book series, Routledge Series Editors Pat Thomson, Jill Blackmore and Helen Gunter.
KAMLER B and THOMSON P 2016 Detox your writing. A source book for doctoral researchers. London: Routledge
THOMSON P and HALL C 2016 Place based research methods in education. London: Bloomsbury.
HALL, C and THOMSON,P 2017. Inspiring school change: Arts and education in action. London: Routledge
I have written over 150 chapters and refereed journal articles since 2000, and you can see a relatively up to date list on my university webpage.
A lot of my papers are available on researchgate and academia.edu.