Education: Philosophy of Education

  • John Locke: Prophet of Common Sense book cover

    John Locke

    Prophet of Common Sense, 1st Edition

    By M. V. C. Jeffreys

    Originally published in 1967. Locke's views in the field of education had great influence in the UK and abroad; and the aim of this book is to present them in the context of his general philosophical thinking, since it was mainly as a philosopher that Locke won his place in history. Because Locke…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: 17th Century Philosophy

  • The Routledge Handbook of Social Epistemology book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Social Epistemology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Miranda Fricker, Peter J Graham, David Henderson, Nikolaj J.L.L. Pedersen

    The Routledge Handbook of Social Epistemology is an authoritative and comprehensive survey of the most important issues and developments in one of the fastest growing areas of research in contemporary philosophy. An international team of scholars articulates the state of the art, draws out…

    Hardback – 2019-07-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

  • Education in the Age of the Screen: Possibilities and Transformations in Technology book cover

    Education in the Age of the Screen

    Possibilities and Transformations in Technology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nancy Vansieleghem, Joris Vlieghe, Manuel Zahn

    This edited volume brings together experts from across the field of education to explore how traditional pedagogic and didactic forms and processes are changing, or even disappearing, as a result of new technologies being used for education and learning. Considering the use, opportunites and…

    Hardback – 2019-07-17 
    Routledge
    Theorizing Education

  • American Education book cover

    American Education

    19th Edition

    By Joel Spring

    Featuring current information and challenging perspectives on the latest issues and forces shaping the American educational system—with scholarship that is often cited as a primary source, Joel Spring introduces readers to the historical, political, social, and legal foundations of education and to…

    Paperback – 2019-07-17 
    Routledge
    Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

  • Key Concepts in Curriculum Studies: Perspectives on the Fundamentals book cover

    Key Concepts in Curriculum Studies

    Perspectives on the Fundamentals, 1st Edition

    Edited by Judy Wearing, Marcea Ingersoll, Christopher DeLuca, Benjamin Bolden, Holly Ogden, Theodore Michael Christou

    Offering an accessible entry into curriculum theory, this book defines and contextualizes key concepts for novice and experienced students. Leading scholars in curriculum studies provide short anchor texts that introduce, define, and situate contemporary curriculum theory constructs. Each anchor…

    Paperback – 2019-07-09 
    Routledge

  • Learning Beyond the Objective in Primary Education: Philosophical Perspectives from Theory and Practice book cover

    Learning Beyond the Objective in Primary Education

    Philosophical Perspectives from Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Ruth Wills

    Learning Beyond the Objective in Primary Education explores an existential perspective for pedagogy in response to the current technocratic paradigm of education prevalent in many countries worldwide. This new perspective is termed ‘Bildung’s repetition. The book seeks to encourage policy makers…

    Hardback – 2019-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Flourishing as the Aim of Education: A Neo-Aristotelian View book cover

    Flourishing as the Aim of Education

    A Neo-Aristotelian View, 1st Edition

    By Kristján Kristjánsson

    This book develops a conception of student flourishing as the overarching aim of education. Taking as its basis the Aristotelian concept of eudaimonia, it provides a theoretical study of the foundations of flourishing that go well beyond Aristotle’s approach. Flourishing as the Aim of Education…

    Hardback – 2019-06-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Physical Literacy across the World book cover

    Physical Literacy across the World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Margaret Whitehead

    Physical Literacy across the World records the progress of the concept of physical literacy over the last decade. It examines developments, issues and controversies in physical literacy studies, and looks at how the concept has been implemented around the world. Contributions from practitioners…

    Paperback – 2019-06-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • How Do You Know?: The Epistemological Foundations of 21st Century Literacy book cover

    How Do You Know?

    The Epistemological Foundations of 21st Century Literacy, 1st Edition

    By J.M. Beach

    This book defines the concept and practices of literacy through a discussion of knowledge, information media, culture, subjectivity, science, communication, and politics. Examining the ways in which the spread of literacy and education have caused culture wars in pluralist societies since the 16th…

    Paperback – 2019-06-21 
    Routledge

  • Decolonizing Place in Early Childhood Education book cover

    Decolonizing Place in Early Childhood Education

    1st Edition

    By Fikile Nxumalo

    This book draws attention to the urgent need for early childhood education to critically encounter and pedagogically respond to the entanglements of environmentally damaged places, anti-blackness and settler colonial legacies. Drawing from the author’s multi-year participatory action research with…

    Paperback – 2019-06-11 
    Routledge

  • Lectio Divina as Contemplative Pedagogy: Re-appropriating Monastic Practice for the Humanities book cover

    Lectio Divina as Contemplative Pedagogy

    Re-appropriating Monastic Practice for the Humanities, 1st Edition

    By Mary Keator

    Offering an original application of the ancient monastic practice of lectio divina to the humanities, this book demonstrates the need for further emphasis on deep reading, reflection, and contemplation in contemporary university classrooms. Each chapter provides readers with an historical overview…

    Paperback – 2019-06-11 
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Development Teaching: Ethical and Political Challenges book cover

    Sustainable Development Teaching

    Ethical and Political Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Katrien Van Poeck, Leif Östman, Johan Öhman

    The aim of this book is to support and inspire teachers to contribute to much-needed processes of sustainable development and to develop teaching practices and professional identities that allow them to cope with the specificity of sustainability issues and, in particular, with the teaching…

    Hardback – 2019-06-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

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