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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. Listening to Children

    Being and becoming

    By Bronwyn Davies

    Series: Contesting Early Childhood

    Through a series of exquisite encounters with children, and through a lucid opening up of new aspects of poststructuralist theorizing, Bronwyn Davies opens up new ways of thinking about, and intra-acting with, children. This book carefully guides the reader through a wave of thought that turns the...

    Published May 29th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Handbook of Ethical Educational Leadership

    Edited by Christopher M. Branson, Steven Jay Gross

    The Handbook of Ethical Educational Leadership brings together an array of key authors to provide comprehensive coverage of the field of ethical educational leadership. This important volume describes contemporary educational issues that necessitate the practice of ethical leadership, reviews...

    Published May 13th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Social Efficiency and Instrumentalism in Education

    Critical Essays in Ontology, Phenomenology, and Philosophical Hermeneutics

    By James M. Magrini

    Series: Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

    Distinct among contemporary philosophical studies focused on education, this book engages the history of phenomenological thought as it moves from philosophy proper (the European phenomenological-hermeneutic tradition) through curriculum studies. It thus presents the "best of both worlds" for the...

    Published April 27th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Spirituality, Philosophy and Education

    Edited by David Carr, John Haldane

    The possibilities and importance of a spiritual dimension to education are subjects receiving increased consideration from educational practitioners, policymakers and philosophers. Spirituality, Philosophy and Education brings together contributions to the debate by a team of renowned philosophers...

    Published April 27th 2014 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. Biotechnology, Education and Life Politics

    Debating genetic futures from school to society

    By Pádraig Murphy

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    What should individuals and society do when genetic screening becomes widely available and with its impact on current and future generations still uncertain? How can our education systems around the world respond to these developments? Reproductive and genetic technologies (RGTs) are increasingly...

    Published April 21st 2014 by Routledge

  10. Introducing Freire

    A guide for students, teachers and practitioners

    By Sandra Smidt

    The famous Brazilian educator Paulo Freire has influenced educators, teachers and students in a broad tapestry of contexts and countries, as he challenged conventional thinking on how teachers ought to teach and learners ought to learn. By making his ideas accessible and relevant, this insightful...

    Published April 14th 2014 by Routledge