Paperbacks Direct: Philosophy of Education

  • History, Theory and Practice of Philosophy for Children: International Perspectives book cover

    History, Theory and Practice of Philosophy for Children

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Saeed Naji, Rosnani Hashim

    This book on Philosophy for Children (P4C) is a compilation of articles written by its founders and the movement‘s leaders worldwide. These articles have been prepared in the dialogue and interview format. Part I explains the genesis of the movement, its philosophical and theoretical foundations.…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge

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

    Makiguchi Tsunesaburo in the Context of Language, Identity and Education

    1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-01-21
    Routledge

  • Education and Schmid's Art of Living: Philosophical, Psychological and Educational Perspectives on Living a Good Life book cover

    Education and Schmid's Art of Living

    Philosophical, Psychological and Educational Perspectives on Living a Good Life, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

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

    In Community of Inquiry with Ann Margaret Sharp

    Childhood, Philosophy and Education, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge
    Philosophy for Children Founders

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

    Valuing Profoundly Disabled People

    Fellowship, Community and Ties of Birth, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    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, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

  • Education and Extremisms: Rethinking Liberal Pedagogies in the Contemporary World book cover

    Education and Extremisms

    Rethinking Liberal Pedagogies in the Contemporary World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Farid Panjwani, Lynn Revell, Reza Gholami, Mike Diboll

    Education and Extremisms addresses one of the most pressing questions facing societies today: how is education to respond to the challenge of extremism? It argues that the implementation of new teaching techniques, curricular reforms or top-down changes to education policy alone cannot solve the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge

  • Fairness Issues in Educational Assessment book cover

    Fairness Issues in Educational Assessment

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hossein Karami

    Fairness and ethicality have been at the center of the debates on the appropriate use of educational tests since the 1960s. Particularly in high-stakes contexts, it is clear that fairness should be a major concern to both the test developers, and to those being tested, given that the fairness of a…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge

  • Researching Ethically across Cultures: Issues of knowledge, power and voice book cover

    Researching Ethically across Cultures

    Issues of knowledge, power and voice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Robinson-Pant, Nidhi Singal

    Whether an individual doctoral study or a large-scale multidisciplinary project, researchers working across cultures face particular challenges around power, identity, and voice, as they encounter ethical dilemmas which extend beyond the micro-level of the researcher-researched relationship. In…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge

  • Decolonising Intercultural Education: Colonial differences, the geopolitics of knowledge, and inter-epistemic dialogue book cover

    Decolonising Intercultural Education

    Colonial differences, the geopolitics of knowledge, and inter-epistemic dialogue, 1st Edition

    By Robert Aman

    At the centre of Decolonising Intercultural Education is a simple yet fundamental question: is it possible to learn from the Other? This book argues that many recent efforts to theorise interculturality restrict themselves to a variety of interpretations within a Western framework of knowledge,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • Indigenous Education and the Metaphysics of Presence: A Worlded Philosophy book cover

    Indigenous Education and the Metaphysics of Presence

    A Worlded Philosophy, 1st Edition

    By Carl Mika

    Indigenous Education and the Metaphysics of Presence: A worlded philosophy explores a notion of education called ‘worldedness’ that sits at the core of indigenous philosophy. This is the idea that any one thing is constituted by all others and is, therefore, educational to the extent that it is…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

  • Education and the Limits of Reason: Reading Dostoevsky, Tolstoy and Nabokov book cover

    Education and the Limits of Reason

    Reading Dostoevsky, Tolstoy and Nabokov, 1st Edition

    By Peter Roberts, Herner Saeverot

    In recent decades, a growing body of educational scholarship has called into question deeply embedded assumptions about the nature, value and consequences of reason. Education and the Limits of Reason extends this critical conversation, arguing that in seeking to investigate the meaning and…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

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