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  1. Education, Justice and the Human Good

    Fairness and equality in the education system

    Edited by Kirsten Meyer

    Series: Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

    The education system is faced with many demands of justice. What these demands imply and how they are justified is, however, disputed. In this book, international contributors present cutting edge research to discuss the relationship between educational justice and the value of education.By...

    Published June 4th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Methods in Philosophy of Education

    Edited by Frieda Heyting, Dieter Lenzen, John White

    Series: Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

    This important new book presents a 'dual strand' argument: Firstly, it gives a comprehensive account of methods in philosophy of education, with leading international figures in the field of writing from a variety of methodological and epistemological perspectives. Secondly, it examines their...

    Published April 27th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Philosophical Discussion in Moral Education

    The Community of Ethical Inquiry

    By Tim Sprod

    Series: Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

    In recent years there has been an increase in the number of calls for moral education to receive greater public attention. In our pluralist society, however, it is difficult to find agreement on what exactly moral education requires. Philosophical Discussion in Moral Education develops a detailed...

    Published April 27th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Systems of Reason and the Politics of Schooling

    School Reform and Sciences of Education in the Tradition of Thomas S. Popkewitz

    Edited by Miguel Pereyra, Barry Franklin

    Series: Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

    The 1980s were an important decade for educational inquiry. It was the moment of the “linguistic turn,” with its emphasis on the role of language as a constructor of reality, a structuring agent for institutions such as schools, and a medium for translating knowledge into elements of power for...

    Published April 24th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Durkheim and Modern Education

    Edited by W.S.F. Pickering, Geoffrey Walford

    Series: Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

    This volume explores Durkheim's place in modern educational thought at three different levels: * Durkheim's ideas on education are analyzed and placed in the context of modern society * current educational issues are explored using a Durkheimian framework * Durkheim's thought is related to that of...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Lyotard

    Just Education

    Edited by Pradeep Dhillon, Paul Standish

    Series: Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

    Following Lyotard's death in 1998, this book provides an exploration of the recurrent theme of education in his work. It brings to a wider audience the significance of a body of thought about education that is subtle, profound and still largely unexplored. This book also makes an important...

    Published December 15th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Education and the Common Good

    Essays in Honor of Robin Barrow

    Edited by John Gingell

    Series: Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

    Robin Barrow has been one of the leading philosophers of education for more than forty years. This book is a critical but appreciative examination of his work by some of the leading philosophers of education at work today, with responses from Professor Barrow. It will focus on his...

    Published December 1st 2013 by Routledge

  8. Education, Professionalization and Social Representations

    On the Transformation of Social Knowledge

    Edited by Mohamed Chaib, Berth Danermark, Staffan Selander

    Series: Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

    This book presents a broad range of research related to how social knowledge is shared, transmitted and transformed in the context of education and professional formation. The chapters of this edited collection reflect different theoretical and empirical approaches to that form of common-sense...

    Published October 13th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Education, Professionalism, and the Quest for Accountability

    Hitting the Target but Missing the Point

    By Jane Green

    Series: Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

    This book focuses on education and its relation to professional accountability as viewed from two different, but not unrelated, perspectives. First, the book is about the work of professionals in schools and colleges (teachers, head teachers, leaders, principals, directors and educational managers,...

    Published August 13th 2013 by Routledge

  10. The Global Reception of John Dewey's Thought

    Multiple Refractions Through Time and Space

    Edited by Rosa Bruno-Jofré, Jürgen Schriewer

    Series: Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

    This volume explores the reception of John Dewey’s ideas in various historical and geographical settings such as Japan, China, Argentina, Mexico, Chile, Spain, Russia, and Germany, analyzing how and why Dewey’s thought was interpreted in various ways according to mediating local discursive and...

    Published June 4th 2013 by Routledge