Education: Philosophy of Education

  • Becoming Critical Teacher Educators: Narratives of Disruption, Possibility, and Praxis book cover

    Becoming Critical Teacher Educators

    Narratives of Disruption, Possibility, and Praxis

    Edited by Julie Ellison Justice, F. Blake Tenore

    The personal and professional are woven together in this collection of scholarly narratives by teacher educators who share their early critical experiences and model teaching practices to support continued resistance and possibilities in teacher education. Representing the myriad contexts where…

    Paperback – 2017-07-12 
    Routledge

  • Shifting Focus: Strangers and Strangeness in Literature and Education book cover

    Shifting Focus

    Strangers and Strangeness in Literature and Education

    Edited by Peter Roberts

    There is a long history of interest in ‘strangers’ and ‘strangeness’ in the West. Literature lends itself particularly well to an exploration of the strange in its richly varied forms, having often contained portraits of outsiders. These portraits depict people who are strange in their unusual…

    Paperback – 2017-07-10 
    Routledge
    Educational Philosophy and Theory

  • Education, Ethics and Existence: Camus and the Human Condition book cover

    Education, Ethics and Existence

    Camus and the Human Condition

    By Peter Roberts, Andrew Gibbons, Richard Heraud

    Best known today for his novels, plays and short stories, but also an accomplished essayist, editor and journalist, Albert Camus was one of the most influential literary figures of the 20th century. He has gained widespread recognition for works such as The Stranger, Caligula, The Plague and Exile…

    Paperback – 2017-07-10 
    Routledge
    Educational Philosophy and Theory

  • Education and Schmid’s Art of Living

    Philosophical, Psychological and Educational Perspectives on Living a Good Life

    By Christoph Teschers

    Instead of simply following the current neoliberal mantra of proclaiming economic growth as the single most important factor for maintaining well-being, Education and Schmid’s Art of Living revisits the idea of an education focused on personal development and the well-being of human beings. Drawing…

    Hardback – 2017-07-07 
    Routledge
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

  • Intellectual Virtues and Education: Essays in Applied Virtue Epistemology book cover

    Intellectual Virtues and Education

    Essays in Applied Virtue Epistemology

    Edited by Jason Baehr

    With its focus on intellectual virtues and their role in the acquisition and transmission of knowledge and related epistemic goods, virtue epistemology provides a rich set of tools for educational theory and practice. In particular, characteristics under the rubric of "responsibilist" virtue…

    Paperback – 2017-06-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Civility in Politics and Education book cover

    Civility in Politics and Education

    Edited by Deborah Mower, Wade L. Robison

    This book examines the concept of civility and the conditions of civil disagreement in politics and education. Although many assume that civility is merely polite behavior, it functions to aid rational discourse. Building on this basic assumption, the book offers multiple accounts of civility and…

    Paperback – 2017-06-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • God, Education, and Modern Metaphysics: The Logic of

    God, Education, and Modern Metaphysics

    The Logic of "Know Thyself"

    By Nigel Tubbs

    The Western tradition has long held the view that while it is possible to know that God exists, it nevertheless remains impossible to know what God is. The ineffability of the monotheistic God extends to each of the Abrahamic faiths. In this volume, Tubbs considers Aristotle’s logic of mastery and…

    Hardback – 2017-06-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Religion and Education

  • Education, Justice and the Human Good: Fairness and equality in the education system book cover

    Education, Justice and the Human Good

    Fairness and equality in the education system

    Edited by Kirsten Meyer

    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…

    Paperback – 2017-06-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Leading Learning/Learning Leading: A retrospective on a life's work: The selected works of Robert J. Starratt book cover

    Leading Learning/Learning Leading: A retrospective on a life's work

    The selected works of Robert J. Starratt

    By Robert J Starratt

    Internationally recognized for his writing on educational leadership, and the ethics of educational leadership, Robert J. Starratt brings together a thoughtfully crafted selection of his writing, representing key aspects of his life and work, leading to his current thinking on the convergence of…

    Hardback – 2017-06-05 
    Routledge
    World Library of Educationalists

  • Makiguchi Tsunesaburo in the Context of Language, Identity and Education book cover

    Makiguchi Tsunesaburo in the Context of Language, Identity and Education

    Edited by Jason Goulah

    Makiguchi Tsunesaburo (1871-1944) was a Japanese schoolteacher, principal, educational philosopher, and Buddhist war resister. The progenitor of the value-creating (soka) pedagogy that inspires thousands of teachers worldwide and informs the network of 15 Soka schools, universities, and a women’s…

    Hardback – 2017-05-24 
    Routledge

  • Portrait of a Moral Agent Teacher: Teaching Morally and Teaching Morality book cover

    Portrait of a Moral Agent Teacher

    Teaching Morally and Teaching Morality

    By Gillian R. Rosenberg

    Teaching morally and teaching morality are understood as mutually dependent processes necessary for providing moral education, or the communication of messages and lessons on what is right, good and virtuous in a student’s character. This comprehensive and contextualized volume offers anecdotes and…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Teacher Education

  • A Theory of Moral Education

    By Michael Hand

    Despite widespread recognition of the importance of moral education, there is fierce dispute and considerable confusion among parents, teachers and policy-makers about its aims and methods. This disarray at the level of practice is attributable in large part to disarray at the level of theory:…

    Paperback – 2017-05-15 
    Routledge

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