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1-10 of 32 results in Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education
Fairness and equality in the education system
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
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
The Community of Ethical Inquiry
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
School Reform and Sciences of Education in the Tradition of Thomas S. Popkewitz
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
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
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
Essays in Honor of Robin Barrow
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
On the Transformation of Social Knowledge
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
Hitting the Target but Missing the Point
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
Multiple Refractions Through Time and Space
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
Education Reform and the Concept of Good Teaching
To Be Published July 28th 2014
The Philosophy of Human Learning
To Be Published August 14th 2014
Posthumanism and Educational Research
To Be Published August 24th 2014
Parallels and Responses to Curricular Innovation: Lessons on Posthumanistic Education
To Be Published October 31st 2014
The Educational Prophecies of Aldous Huxley: The Visionary Legacy of Brave New World, Ape and Essence and Island
To Be Published June 9th 2015
Theorizing Justice and Justly Theorizing in Education: Exploring Contributions from Curriculum Studies
To Be Published June 30th 2015