2nd Edition

Philosophy of Education: The Key Concepts





ISBN 9780415428934
Published May 29, 2008 by Routledge
272 Pages

USD $38.95

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Book Description

This new edition of Philosophy of Education: The Key Concepts is an easy to use A-Z guide summarizing all the key terms, ideas and issues central to the study of educational theory today. Fully updated, the book is cross-referenced throughout and contains pointers to further reading, as well as new entries on such topics as:

Citizenship and Civic Education

Liberalism

Capability

Well-being

Patriotism

Globalisation

Open-mindedness

Creationism and Intelligent Design.

Comprehensive and authoritative this highly accessible guide provides all that a student, teacher or policy-maker needs to know about the latest thinking on education in the 21st century.'

Table of Contents

Citizenship  Liberalism  Patriotism  Disability  Creationism  Home schooling  Multiculturalism 

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Author(s)

Biography

Christopher Winch is Professor of Educational Philosophy and Policy at King's College, London.

John Gingell is head of Philosophy programmes at the University of Northampton.