New and Published Books
11-20 of 29 results in Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education
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 September 25th 2011 by Routledge
At the Intersection of Faith and Reason
This first book-length collection on Levinas and education gathers new texts written especially for this volume by an international group of scholars well known for their work in philosophy, educational theory, and on Levinas. It provides an introduction to some of Levinas's major themes of ethics,...
Published July 28th 2011 by Routledge
Beauty is something we value instinctively. We find it in art and in nature, in words, images and ideas, seeking it through our senses and through our intellect, in others and in ourselves. This book seeks to re-awaken educators to the power of beauty as an educational concept, to its relevance for...
Published June 12th 2011 by Routledge
Mathematics in the Flesh
This study examines the origins of geometry in and out of the intuitively given everyday lifeworlds of children in a second-grade mathematics class. These lifeworlds, though pre-geometric, are not without model objects that denote and come to anchor geometric idealities that they...
Published March 27th 2011 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 November 7th 2010 by Routledge
The concepts of autonomy and of critical thinking are of key importance in many contemporary accounts of the aims of education. Education, Autonomy and Critical Thinking analyzes their relationship to each other and to education, explores their roles in mortality and politics, and examines the part...
Published March 5th 2009 by Routledge
In both paid and unpaid work contexts adults learn powerfully from their experiences. In this book, the authors argue that this should be the basis for a new perception of what is truly educational in life. Drawing on the works of Aristotle, Wittgenstein and Russell, along with contemporary...
Published November 14th 2001 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 July 11th 2001 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 January 24th 2001 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 November 15th 2000 by Routledge
The Global Reception of John Dewey's Thought: Multiple Refractions Through Time and Space
To Be Published May 31st 2013
Education, Professionalization and Social Representations: On the Transformation of Social Knowledge
To Be Published May 31st 2013
Lyotard: Just Education
To Be Published September 26th 2013
Systems of Reason and the Politics of Schooling: School Reform and the Politics of Schooling in the Thought of Thomas S. Popkewitz
To Be Published September 30th 2013
Education and the Common Good: Essays in Honor of Robin Barrow
To Be Published October 31st 2013
Theorizing Justice and Justly Theorizing in Education: Exploring Contributions from Curriculum Studies
To Be Published April 30th 2014