Education: Philosophy of Education

  • Educational Philosophy for a Post-secular Age book cover

    Educational Philosophy for a Post-secular Age

    1st Edition

    By David Lewin

    Educational Philosophy for a Post-secular Age reinterprets post-secular insights for educational theory by recognising that the persistence of religion in contemporary life raises new questions about the place of religion in education. Two common assumptions are critically examined: first, that the…

    Paperback – 2018-07-25
    Routledge
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

  • Posthumanism and Literacy Education: Knowing/Becoming/Doing Literacies book cover

    Posthumanism and Literacy Education

    Knowing/Becoming/Doing Literacies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Candace R. Kuby, Karen Spector, Jaye Johnson Thiel

    Covering key terms and concepts in the emerging field of posthumanism and literacy education, this volume investigates posthumanism, not as a lofty theory, but as a materialized way of knowing/becoming/doing the world. The contributors explore the ways that posthumanism helps educators better…

    Paperback – 2018-07-16
    Routledge
    Expanding Literacies in Education

  • Routledge Encyclopaedia of Educational Thinkers book cover

    Routledge Encyclopaedia of Educational Thinkers

    1st Edition

    By Joy A. Palmer Cooper

     The Routledge Encyclopaedia of Educational Thinkers comprises 128 essays by leading scholars analysing the most important, influential, innovative and interesting thinkers on education of all time. Each of the chronologically arranged entries explores why a particular thinker is significant…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • Towards a Political Theory of the University: Public reason, democracy and higher education book cover

    Towards a Political Theory of the University

    Public reason, democracy and higher education, 1st Edition

    By Morgan White

    Towards a Political Theory of the University argues that state and market forces threaten to diminish the legitimacy, authority and fundamental purposes of higher education systems. The political role of higher education has been insufficiently addressed by academics in recent decades. By applying…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

  • Spinoza and Education: Freedom, understanding and empowerment book cover

    Spinoza and Education

    Freedom, understanding and empowerment, 1st Edition

    By Johan Dahlbeck

    Spinoza and Education offers a comprehensive investigation into the educational implications of Spinoza’s moral theory. Taking Spinoza’s naturalism as its point of departure, it constructs a considered account of education, taking special care to investigate the educational implications of Spinoza’…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

  • The Lost Book of Sun Yatsen and Edwin Collins book cover

    The Lost Book of Sun Yatsen and Edwin Collins

    1st Edition

    By Patrick Anderson

    Sun Yatsen (1866-1925) occupies a unique position in modern Chinese history: he is equally venerated as the founding father of the nation by both the mainland Communist government and its Nationalist rival in Taiwan. The first president of the Republic of China in 1911-12, the peasant-born yet…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • Epistemic Freedom in Africa: Deprovincialization and Decolonization book cover

    Epistemic Freedom in Africa

    Deprovincialization and Decolonization, 1st Edition

    By Sabelo J. Ndlovu-Gatsheni

    Epistemic Freedom in Africa is about the struggle for African people to think, theorize, interpret the world and write from where they are located, unencumbered by Eurocentrism. The imperial denial of common humanity to some human beings meant that in turn their knowledges and experiences lost…

    Paperback – 2018-06-27
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

  • Indigenous and Decolonizing Studies in Education: Mapping the Long View book cover

    Indigenous and Decolonizing Studies in Education

    Mapping the Long View, 1st Edition

    Edited by Linda Tuhiwai Smith, Eve Tuck, K. Wayne Yang

    Indigenous and decolonizing perspectives on education have long persisted alongside colonial models of education, yet too often have been subsumed within the fields of multiculturalism, critical race theory, and progressive education. Timely and compelling, Indigenous and Decolonizing Studies in…

    Paperback – 2018-06-18
    Routledge
    Indigenous and Decolonizing Studies in Education

  • Dewey and Education book cover

    Dewey and Education

    1st Edition

    By Walter Feinberg

    Dewey and Education presents Dewey’s perspectives on moral psychology and development, human nature, and democratic community-building as they inform the influential philosopher’s deep commitment to educational reform. In this personal yet far-reaching account, Walter Feinberg relates Dewey’s work…

    Paperback – 2018-06-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Ideas in Education

  • Reinventing Intercultural Education: A metaphysical manifest for rethinking cultural diversity book cover

    Reinventing Intercultural Education

    A metaphysical manifest for rethinking cultural diversity, 1st Edition

    By Neal Dreamson

    Most existing books in the fields of multicultural or intercultural education have been written based on anthropologists’ cultural dimensions, which presume culture is a fixed entity. Reinventing Intercultural Education is the first book to review multiple cultures and religions from a metaphysical…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • The Affected Teacher: Psychosocial Perspectives on Professional Experience and Policy Resistance book cover

    The Affected Teacher

    Psychosocial Perspectives on Professional Experience and Policy Resistance, 1st Edition

    By Alex Moore

    At a time when teaching and learning policy too often presents itself in a simplistic input-output language of measurable targets and objectives, The Affected Teacher explores the role played by emotionality in how professional life is experienced by school teachers. The book argues that, in the…

    Paperback – 2018-05-21
    Routledge

  • Left Behind: The Public Education Crisis in the United States book cover

    Left Behind: The Public Education Crisis in the United States

    1st Edition

    By Paul L. Jalbert

    This book addresses the harmful influences that the cultural, social, economic, political and ideological dimensions, in current ‘American’ society, have upon the delivery of elementary, secondary and university education. It examines the effects of poverty, funding at the local, state and federal…

    Paperback – 2018-05-10
    Routledge

11Series in Philosophy of Education

Product Search