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  1. In Praise of the Cognitive Emotions (Routledge Revivals)

    And Other Essays in the Philosophy of Education

    By Israel Scheffler

    First published in 1991, In Praise of Cognitive Emotions comprises fourteen of Scheffler's most recent essays - all of which challenge contemporary notions of education and rationality. While defending the ideal of rationality, he insists that rationality not be identified with a mental faculty or...

    Published October 1st 2010 by Routledge

  2. Of Human Potential (Routledge Revivals)

    An Essay in the Philosophy of Education

    By Israel Scheffler

    The concept of potential plays a prominent role in the thinking of parents, educators and planners the world over. Although this concept accurately reflects central features of human nature, its current use perpetuates traditional myths of fixity, harmony and value, calculated to cause untold...

    Published July 1st 2010 by Routledge

  3. Education, Politics and Religion

    Reconciling the Civil and the Sacred in Education

    By James Arthur, Liam Gearon, Alan Sears

    In recent years a number of popular books have savaged religion arguing it is a dangerous delusion that poisons human societies and relationships. This is but the most recent manifestation of a secularising agenda that has been sweeping contemporary democratic societies since the Enlightenment....

    Published June 17th 2010 by Routledge

  4. An Introduction to Moral Philosophy and Moral Education

    By Robin Barrow

    This book presents and argues for a moral theory which draws on most of the major theoretical positions to some degree, but it also spells out the limits and boundaries of a moral theory. In doing so, it exposes a number of common confusions and misunderstandings about morality, and presents a...

    Published July 13th 2007 by Routledge

  5. The War for Children's Minds

    By Stephen Law

    How do we raise good children? How do we make good citizens? In defiant yet acute fashion, Stephen Law urges us to re-evaluate the liberal tradition of thinking about morality. Tackling authoritarian rhetoric head-on, he argues that children should learn about right and wrong, and respect for...

    Published May 24th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Spiritual Education in a Divided World

    Social, Environmental and Pedagogical Perspectives on the Spirituality of Children and Young People

    Edited by Cathy Ota, Mark Chater

    Series: Spirituality in Education

    In the era of globalization debate has turned to the vital need for a thorough understanding of its impact on the spirituality and health of the youth of today. Spiritual Education in a Divided World recognises the urgent need for effective research in this area. This exceptional volume takes an...

    Published March 15th 2007 by Routledge

  7. Citizenship and Moral Education

    Values in Action

    By Mark Halstead, Mark Pike

    Moral and citizenship education are again at the forefront of educational attention with the recent governmental announcements about revisions to the National Curriculum frameworks to 2000 and beyond. This book addresses some of the central issues in moral and citizenship education facing teachers...

    Published May 4th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Children, Families and Schools

    Developing Partnerships for Inclusive Education

    By Sally Beveridge

    Effective communication between the home and school is crucial for any child's education, but where special needs are concerned, creating good partnerships is essential. This book is concerned with home-school relations from an 'inclusive' perspective. Throughout, it highlights issues that are...

    Published November 25th 2004 by Routledge

  9. Citizenship Through Secondary Religious Education

    By Liam Gearon

    Religion has achieved ever greater prominence in debates about citizenship at every level of cultural, economic, social and political life. Citizenship through Secondary Religious Education highlights some of the key issues surrounding citizenship for the R.E. teacher. Topics selected include those...

    Published October 23rd 2003 by Routledge

  10. Key Issues in Bioethics

    A Guide for Teachers

    Edited by Ralph Levinson, Michael Reiss

    Young people are increasingly being exposed to the huge and complex ethical dilemmas involved in issues such as genetic modification, animal rights and cloning, and they are bringing their views into the classroom. But how can teachers be sure they are sufficiently well-informed to help their...

    Published March 27th 2003 by Routledge