Education: Philosophy of Education

  • Contesting Governing Ideologies: An Educational Philosophy and Theory Reader on Neoliberalism, Volume III book cover

    Contesting Governing Ideologies

    An Educational Philosophy and Theory Reader on Neoliberalism, Volume III

    Edited by Michael Peters, Marek Tesar

    Contesting Governing Ideologies is the third volume in the Educational Philosophy and Theory: Editor’s Choice series and represents a collection of texts that provide a cutting-edge analysis of the philosophy and theory of performances of neoliberal ideology in education. In past decades,…

    Hardback – 2017-09-04 
    Routledge
    Educational Philosophy and Theory: Editor’s Choice

  • Troubling the Changing Paradigms: An Educational Philosophy and Theory Early Childhood Reader, Volume IV book cover

    Troubling the Changing Paradigms

    An Educational Philosophy and Theory Early Childhood Reader, Volume IV

    Edited by Michael A Peters, Marek Tesar

    Troubling the Changing Paradigms is the fourth volume in the Educational Philosophy and Theory: Editor’s Choice series and represents a collection of texts that were selected as representations of the philosophy and pedagogy of early years, childhood and early childhood education. The philosophy of…

    Hardback – 2017-09-04 
    Routledge
    Educational Philosophy and Theory: Editor’s Choice

  • Exploring Education: An Introduction to the Foundations of Education book cover

    Exploring Education

    An Introduction to the Foundations of Education, 5th Edition

    By Alan R. Sadovnik, Peter W. Cookson, Jr., Susan F. Semel, Ryan W. Coughlan

    This much-anticipated fifth edition of Exploring Education offers an alternative to traditional foundations texts by combining a point-of-view analysis with primary source readings. Pre- and in-service teachers will find a solid introduction to the foundations disciplines -- history, philosophy,…

    Paperback – 2017-08-30 
    Routledge

  • Education and Pedagogy in Cultural Change book cover

    Education and Pedagogy in Cultural Change

    By Wolfgang Brezinka

    In a period of rapid cultural shifts, changing populations and new ideologies take hold and reshape political agendas and norms in the West. It is against this backdrop that Wolfgang Brezinka presents his controversial take on the impact these changes have made on the public education landscape.…

    Hardback – 2017-08-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Revisiting Actor-Network Theory in Education book cover

    Revisiting Actor-Network Theory in Education

    Edited by Tara Fenwick, Richard Edwards

    Actor-network theory (ANT) is enjoying a notable surge of interest in educational research. New directions and questions are emerging along with new empirical approaches, as educators bring unique sensibilities and commitments to the ongoing debates and reconfigurations that characterise…

    Hardback – 2017-08-25 
    Routledge
    Education and Social Theory

  • Foucault and Education: Putting theory to work book cover

    Foucault and Education

    Putting theory to work

    Edited by Stephen J. Ball

    Specially selected by Stephen Ball, this is a collection of the best and most interesting recently published papers that ‘use’ Foucault to analyse, destablise and re-claim educational ‘problems’. Arguably the best known social theorist in the western world, Foucault’s work is now widely used by…

    Hardback – 2017-08-22 
    Routledge
    Education and Social Theory

  • Inoperative Learning: A Radical Rewriting of Educational Potentialities book cover

    Inoperative Learning

    A Radical Rewriting of Educational Potentialities

    By Tyson E. Lewis

    Inoperative Education draws upon the movement in educational philosophy towards a weak philosophy, which does not offer a set of solutions or guidelines for improving educational outcomes, but rather renders inoperative assumptions about the theory-practice coupling so popular in education today.…

    Hardback – 2017-08-21 
    Routledge
    Theorizing Education

  • Valuing Profoundly Disabled People: Fellowship, Community and Ties of Birth book cover

    Valuing Profoundly Disabled People

    Fellowship, Community and Ties of Birth

    By John Vorhaus

    Growing numbers of human beings live with profound and multiple learning difficulties and disabilities. Exploring the moral, social and political implications of this trend, Valuing Profoundly Disabled People addresses questions that are high on policy and practice agendas in numerous regions…

    Hardback – 2017-08-18 
    Routledge

  • Radical Schooling for Democracy: Engaging philosophy of education for the public good book cover

    Radical Schooling for Democracy

    Engaging philosophy of education for the public good

    By Neil Hooley

    Radical Schooling for Democracy proposes that formal education around the world has a serious philosophical weakness: as the ideology of neoliberalism increasingly dominates economic and as a consequence, educational and social life, formal education has adopted a narrow, rational and economic…

    Hardback – 2017-08-18 
    Routledge
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

  • In Community of Inquiry with Ann Margaret Sharp: Philosophy, Childhood and Education book cover

    In Community of Inquiry with Ann Margaret Sharp

    Philosophy, Childhood and Education

    Edited by Maughn Rollins Gregory, Megan Jane Laverty

    In close collaboration with the late Matthew Lipman, Ann Margaret Sharp pioneered the theory and practice of ‘the community of philosophical inquiry’ (CPI) as a way of practicing ‘Philosophy for Children’ and prepared thousands of philosophers and teachers throughout the world in this practice. In…

    Hardback – 2017-08-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Educational Leadership: Theorising Professional Practice in Neoliberal Times book cover

    Educational Leadership

    Theorising Professional Practice in Neoliberal Times

    Edited by Steven J Courtney, Ruth McGinity, Helen Gunter

    Educational Leadership brings together innovative perspectives on the crucial role of theory and theorising in educational leadership at a time when the multiple pressures of marketisation, competition and system fragmentation dominate the educational landscape. This original and highly…

    Hardback – 2017-08-15 
    Routledge
    Critical Studies in Educational Leadership, Management and Administration

  • Heidegger and Executive Education: The management of time book cover

    Heidegger and Executive Education

    The management of time

    By Toby Thompson

    Global corporations, and the senior executives within them, have been subject to great criticism in recent times, not only because corporations hold extreme concentrations of wealth, but also because they continue to sanction staggering pay inequalities between the haves and the have-nots. At the…

    Hardback – 2017-08-15 
    Routledge
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

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