Education: Theory of Education

  • K–12 Education as a Hermeneutic Adventurous Endeavor: Toward an Educational Way of Thinking book cover

    K–12 Education as a Hermeneutic Adventurous Endeavor

    Toward an Educational Way of Thinking, 1st Edition

    By Doron Yosef-Hassidim

    Considering the role of compulsory mass education and schooling in a democratic society, this book introduces an alternative vision for K-12 education as an "adventurous endeavour." Grounded in a strong theoretical framework, Yosef-Hassidim reveals the negative impact of instrumentalization of…

    Hardback – 2017-10-30
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Philosophy, Dialogue, and Education: Nine Modern European Philosophers book cover

    Philosophy, Dialogue, and Education

    Nine Modern European Philosophers, 1st Edition

    By Alexandre Guilherme, W. John Morgan

    Philosophy, Dialogue, and Education is an advanced introduction to nine key European social philosophers: Martin Buber, Mikhail Bakhtin, Lev Vygotsky, Hannah Arendt, Emmanuel Levinas, Maurice Merleau-Ponty, Simone Weil, Michael Oakeshott, and Jürgen Habermas. This detailed yet highly readable work…

    Hardback – 2017-10-23
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

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

    Inoperative Learning

    A Radical Rewriting of Educational Potentialities, 1st Edition

    By Tyson E. Lewis

    Inoperative Learning embodies a weak philosophy of education. It does not offer a set of solutions or guidelines for improving educational outcomes, but rather renders taken-for-granted assumptions about the theory-practice coupling inoperative. By arguing that such logic reduces education to…

    Hardback – 2017-10-19
    Routledge
    Theorizing Education

  • Imagining the Future of Global Education: Dreams and Nightmares book cover

    Imagining the Future of Global Education

    Dreams and Nightmares, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yong Zhao, Brian Gearin

    Imagining the Future of Global Education examines the Grand Educational Narrative (GEN) and the major institutions that shape and disseminate it. The book focuses on national visions of education and the imaginary futures that nations seek to make reality. It critiques how the GEN policy…

    Paperback – 2017-10-19
    Routledge

  • Art, Artists and Pedagogy: Philosophy and the Arts in Education book cover

    Art, Artists and Pedagogy

    Philosophy and the Arts in Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher Naughton, Gert Biesta, David R. Cole

    This volume has been brought together to generate new ideas and provoke discussion about what constitutes arts education in the twenty-first century, both within the institution and beyond. Art, Artists and Pedagogy is intended for educators who teach the arts from early childhood to tertiary…

    Paperback – 2017-10-19
    Routledge

  • The History of Pedagogy book cover

    The History of Pedagogy

    1st Edition

    By Gabriel Compayré

    Payne’s translation of Compayré’s The History of Pedagogy was initially published in 1886 due to a general lack of historical texts on education in the late nineteenth century. Compayré provides a thorough account of the doctrines and methods used by educators throughout history from educators of…

    Paperback – 2017-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Transactional Distance and Adaptive Learning: Planning for the Future of Higher Education book cover

    Transactional Distance and Adaptive Learning

    Planning for the Future of Higher Education, 1st Edition

    By Farhad Saba, Rick L. Shearer

    Transactional Distance and Adaptive Learning takes a fresh look at one of the pioneering educational theories that accommodates the impact of information and communications technologies in learning. The theory of transactional distance (TTD) provides a distinct analytical and planning foundation…

    Paperback – 2017-10-16
    Routledge

  • Filmed School: Desire, transgression and the filmic fantasy of pedagogy book cover

    Filmed School

    Desire, transgression and the filmic fantasy of pedagogy, 1st Edition

    By James Stillwaggon, David Jelinek

    Filmed School examines the place that teaching holds in the public imaginary through its portrayal in cinema. From early films such as Mädchen in Uniform and La Maternelle to contemporary images of teaching in Notes on a Scandal and The History Boys, teachers’ roles in film have been consistently…

    Paperback – 2017-10-13
    Routledge
    Theorizing Education

  • The Routledge International Handbook of English, Language and Literacy Teaching book cover

    The Routledge International Handbook of English, Language and Literacy Teaching

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dominic Wyse, Richard Andrews, James Hoffman

    Edited by three authorities in the field, this Handbook presents contributions from experts across the world who report the cutting-edge of international research. It is ground-breaking in its holistic, evidence-informed account that aims to synthesize key messages for policy and practice in…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks of Education

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Research on Teaching Thinking book cover

    The Routledge International Handbook of Research on Teaching Thinking

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rupert Wegerif, Li Li, James C. Kaufman

    The Routledge International Handbook of Research on Teaching Thinking is a comprehensive guide to research on teaching thinking. Teaching thinking is key to growing a more successful economy, is needed for increased democratic engagement and is vital for the well-being of individuals faced with the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks of Education

  • The Idea of a Social Studies Education: The Role of Philosophical Counseling book cover

    The Idea of a Social Studies Education

    The Role of Philosophical Counseling, 1st Edition

    By James A. Duplass

    Offering a fresh take on the purpose of social studies today, James A. Duplass positions philosophical counseling as a way for teachers to engage students in thinking deeply about what it means to be a citizen in a democratic society. The Idea of a Social Studies Education takes a uniquely…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02
    Routledge

  • Engaging Curriculum: Bridging the Curriculum Theory and English Education Divide book cover

    Engaging Curriculum

    Bridging the Curriculum Theory and English Education Divide, 1st Edition

    By Bill Green

    Explicitly linking curriculum inquiry to English education via recurring themes of representation, democracy and knowledge, this book is a call for both researchers and practitioners to engage with curriculum, explicitly and deliberatively, as both a concept and a question. The approach is broadly…

    Hardback – 2017-09-21
    Routledge
    Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

14Series in Theory of Education

Product Search