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Forthcoming Philosophy of Education Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Reason and Teaching (Routledge Revivals)

    By Israel Scheffler

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This title, first published in 1973, brings together a variety of papers by Israel Scheffler, one of America’s leading educational philosophers. The essays each stress the importance of critical thought and independent judgement to the organization of educational activities. In the first section,...

    To Be Published May 4th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Educational Leadership and Hannah Arendt

    By Helen M. Gunter

    Series: Critical Studies in Educational Leadership, Management and Administration

    The relationship between education and democratic development has been a growing theme in debates focussed upon public education, but there has been little work that has directly related educational leadership to wider issues of freedom, politics and practice. Engaging with ELMA through the work of...

    To Be Published May 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Deconstructing Educational Leadership

    Derrida and Lyotard

    By Richard Niesche

    Series: Critical Studies in Educational Leadership, Management and Administration

    Jacques Derrida and Jean-François Lyotard constitute two of the most notable figures of poststructuralist thought and philosophy of the postmodern period. Both worked to reveal instabilities and uncertainty, and to destabilise assumptions and self-evident traditions for the purposes of reflection,...

    To Be Published May 16th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Routledge International Handbook of Ignorance Studies

    Edited by Matthias Gross, Linsey McGoey

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    Once treated as the absence of knowledge, ignorance today has become a highly influential topic in its own right, commanding growing attention across the natural and social sciences where a wide range of scholars have begun to explore the social life and political issues involved in the...

    To Be Published May 26th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Understanding Mass Higher Education

    Comparative Perspectives on Access

    Edited by David Palfreyman, Ted Tapper

    In recent years most western democracies have experienced a shift from elite to mass higher education, with the United States leading the way. This text compares the experience of this very important social change within different nation states. Whilst recognising the critical global economic...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Giving Teaching Back to Teachers

    A Critical Introduction to Curriculum Theory

    By Robin Barrow

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This book, first published in 1984, aims to bring together the interests of the theory and practice of the education system and, within the former, relate the approaches and claims of the constituent disciplines to each other. Throughout the book, while arguing for the importance of facing up to...

    To Be Published May 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. An Introduction to the History of Educational Theories (Routledge Revivals)

    By Oscar Browning

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    An Introduction to the History of Educational Theories, first published in 1881, offers a comprehensive overview of the most notable approaches to education throughout Western history, from Athens and Rome to the Victorian public school. Exploring not only the still famous theories of Plato and...

    To Be Published June 20th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Developing Moral Sensitivity

    Edited by Deborah Mower, Wade L. Robison, Phyllis Vandenberg

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

    Moral sensitivity affects whether and how we see others, note moral concerns, respond with delicacy, and navigate complex social interactions. Scholars from a variety of fields explore the concept of moral sensitivity and how it develops, beginning with a natural moral capacity for sensitivity...

    To Be Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  9. Education and Human Values

    Reconciling Talent with an Ethics of Care

    By Michael Slote

    Two of our greatest educational theorists, John Dewey and Nel Noddings, have been reluctant to admit that some students are simply more talented than others. This was no doubt due to their feeling that such an admission was inconsistent with democratic concern for everyone. But there really is such...

    To Be Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Re-examining Language Testing

    A Philosophical and Social Inquiry

    By Glenn Fulcher

    Re-examining Language Testing explores ideas that form the foundations of language testing and assessment. The discussion is framed within the philosophical and social beliefs that have forged the practices endemic in language education and policy today. From historical and cultural perspectives,...

    To Be Published June 26th 2015 by Routledge