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Forthcoming Philosophy of Education Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Evidence-based Practice in Education

    Functions of evidence and causal presuppositions

    By Tone Kvernbekk

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Much educational debate today is dominated by a "what works" vocabulary, intimately associated with evidence-based practice (EBP). The vocabulary consists of concepts and ideas such as accountability, competency, effectiveness, employability, learning outcomes, predictability, qualifications, and...

    To Be Published August 10th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Democratic Education and the Public Sphere

    Towards John Dewey’s theory of aesthetic experience

    By Masamichi Ueno

    Series: New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

    This book considers John Dewey’s philosophy of democratic education and his theory of public sphere from the perspective of the reconstruction and redefinition of the dominant liberalist movement. By bridging art education and public sphere, and drawing upon contemporary mainstream philosophies,...

    To Be Published August 10th 2015 by Routledge

  3. A New Vision of Liberal Education

    The good of the unexamined life

    By Alistair Miller

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    ‘This is an extremely important book. Wonderfully well researched and written, it develops a powerful argument about how we should conceive of the aims of education and design curricula. It should define the field for a very considerable period of time.’ - Professor Michael J Reiss, Institute of...

    To Be Published August 10th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Philosophy in Schools

    An Introduction for Philosophers and Teachers

    Edited by Sara Goering, Nicholas J. Shudak, Thomas E. Wartenberg

    Series: Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

    All of us ponder the big and enduring human questions—Who am I? Am I free? What should I do? What is good? Is there justice? Is life meaningful?—but this kind of philosophical interrogation is rarely carefully explored or even taken seriously in most primary and secondary school settings. However,...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Education and the Politics of Becoming

    Edited by Diana Masny, David R Cole

    This collection examines education in the light of a politics of becoming. It takes a non-hierarchical transdisciplinary approach, challenging the macropolitics of pre-established governmental and economic agendas for education. Drawing on the philosophy of Gilles Deleuze and Felix Guattari, the...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Daisaku Ikeda, Language and Education

    Edited by Jason Goulah

    Daisaku Ikeda (b. 1928) is an international Buddhist leader, peacebuilder, prolific author, and the founder of the secular Soka kindergartens, elementary and secondary schools, women’s college and universities in seven countries across Asia and the Americas. He has emerged as an important...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Moral Education and Environmental Concern

    Edited by Michael Bonnett

    This volume explores both some important ways in which moral values are embedded in much current discussion of environmental issues, as well as ways in which some conventional understandings of morality and moral education can be transformed by ideas that have emerged in the discourse of...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Critical Turn in Education

    From Marxist Critique to Poststructuralist Feminism to Critical Theories of Race

    By Isaac Gottesman

    Series: Critical Social Thought

    The Critical Turn in Education traces the historical emergence and development of critical theories in the field of education, from the introduction of Marxist and other radical social theories in the 1960s to the contemporary critical landscape. The book begins by tracing the first waves of...

    To Be Published August 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Exploring Education at Postgraduate Level

    Policy, theory and practice

    Edited by Anne O'Grady, Vanessa Cottle

    There is a growing demand for educational professionals to develop a more critical understanding of the key and emerging debates in education so that they can better meet the challenges and demands placed upon them. Exploring Education at Postgraduate Level represents a range of perspectives from...

    To Be Published August 17th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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 August 21st 2015 by Routledge