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  1. The Philosophy of Education (RLE Edu K)

    An Introduction

    By Harry Schofield

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    There are many students who find philosophy of education difficult, because they have never received teaching in the basic essentials of general philosophy. This book begins by asking the basic question ‘what is philosophy?’ and examines a number of possible answers. Step by step the reader is...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Education for Peace (RLE Edu K)

    By Herbert Read

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book deals with the everlasting problem of war and peace. In it, the author argues that mankind must be predisposed for peace by the right kind of education and he discusses how to devise methods of education which will prevent war....

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Rationality of Feeling (RLE Edu K)

    Learning From the Arts

    By David Best

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume emphasizes the necessity for arts teachers to nurture the personal development of their students by expanding their artistic understanding and creativity. In aiming to provide a broader understanding for the effective teaching of the arts, the author provides powerful reasons for seeing...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Educating the Virtues (RLE Edu K)

    An Essay on the Philosophical Psychology of Moral Development and Education

    By David Carr

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Tracing the views on moral life of such past philosophers as Plato, Aristotle and Kant, as well as of such theorists as Durkheim, Freud, Piaget and Kohlberg, the author sets forth a full discussion of the nature and educational implications of the idea of moral virtue....

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Dreams and Education (RLE Edu K)

    By J C Hill

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Written at a time when the psychology of education was still in its infancy, this volume explains the scientific interpretation of dreams. The importance of the Dream Mind in normal behaviour, and in the production and appreciation of literature and art, is illustrated by numerous examples....

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Freedom and Discipline (RLE Edu K)

    By Richard Smith

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Questions of discipline and order arise wherever formal education is practised, and are particularly acute for those training to teach or in their first school posts. For many years now writing on these topics has tended to depict teaching as the deployment of ‘skills’ and ‘techniques’ and...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Education (RLE Edu K)

    A Search For New Principles

    By Herbert Phillipson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Contributing to early debates on nature versus nurture, schools and the social environment, town planning and a free comprehensive education, the author discusses key educational issues against the background of a distintegrating Europe in the midst of war....

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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