Paperbacks Direct: Philosophy of Education

  • Forgotten Connections: On culture and upbringing book cover

    Forgotten Connections

    On culture and upbringing, 1st Edition

    By Klaus Mollenhauer

    Edited by Norm Friesen

    Klaus Mollenhauer’s Forgotten Connections: On Culture and Upbringing is internationally regarded as one of the most important German contributions to educational and curriculum theory in the 20th century. Appearing here in English for the first time, the book draws on Mollenhauer’s concern for…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Theorizing Education

  • On Study: Giorgio Agamben and educational potentiality book cover

    On Study: Giorgio Agamben and educational potentiality

    1st Edition

    By Tyson E. Lewis

    In an educational landscape dominated by discourses and practices of learning, standardized testing, and the pressure to succeed, what space and time remain for studying? In this book, Tyson E. Lewis argues that studying is a distinctive educational experience with its own temporal, spatial,…

    Paperback – 2015-12-21
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

  • The Philosophy of Physical Education: A New Perspective book cover

    The Philosophy of Physical Education

    A New Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Steven A. Stolz

    The discipline area of physical education has historically struggled for legitimacy, sometimes being seen as a non-serious pursuit in educational terms compared to other subjects within the school curriculum. This book represents the first attempt in nearly 30 years to offer a coherent…

    Paperback – 2015-12-09
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • Learning and Collective Creativity: Activity-Theoretical and Sociocultural Studies book cover

    Learning and Collective Creativity

    Activity-Theoretical and Sociocultural Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Annalisa Sannino, Viv Ellis

    This book brings together leading representatives of activity-theoretically-oriented and socioculturally-oriented research around the world, to discuss creativity as a collective endeavour strongly related to learning to face the societal challenges of our world. As history shows, major…

    Paperback – 2015-09-16
    Routledge Research in Education

  • The Longings and Limits of Global Citizenship Education: The Moral Pedagogy of Schooling in a Cosmopolitan Age book cover

    The Longings and Limits of Global Citizenship Education

    The Moral Pedagogy of Schooling in a Cosmopolitan Age, 1st Edition

    By Jeffrey S. Dill

    As the world seemingly gets smaller and smaller, schools around the globe are focusing their attention on expanding the consciousness and competencies of their students to prepare them for the conditions of globalization. Global citizenship education is rapidly growing in popularity because it…

    Paperback – 2015-09-08
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Education, Experience and Existence: Engaging Dewey, Peirce and Heidegger book cover

    Education, Experience and Existence

    Engaging Dewey, Peirce and Heidegger, 1st Edition

    By John Quay

    Education, Experience and Existence proposes a new way of understanding education that delves beneath the conflict, confusion and compromise that characterize its long history. At the heart of this new understanding is what John Dewey strove to expound: a coherent theory of experience. Dewey’s…

    Paperback – 2015-08-21
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

  • Education and the Politics of Becoming book cover

    Education and the Politics of Becoming

    1st Edition

    Edited by Diana Masny, David R Cole

    This collection examines education in the light of a politics of becoming. It takes a non-hierarchical transdisciplinary approach, challenging the macropolitics of pre-established governmental and economic agendas for education. Drawing on the philosophy of Gilles Deleuze and Felix Guattari, the…

    Paperback – 2015-07-23

  • Daisaku Ikeda, Language and Education book cover

    Daisaku Ikeda, Language and Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jason Goulah

    Daisaku Ikeda (b. 1928) is an international Buddhist leader, peacebuilder, prolific author, and the founder of the secular Soka kindergartens, elementary and secondary schools, women’s college and universities in seven countries across Asia and the Americas. He has emerged as an important…

    Paperback – 2015-07-23

  • Moral Education and Environmental Concern book cover

    Moral Education and Environmental Concern

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Bonnett

    This volume explores both some important ways in which moral values are embedded in much current discussion of environmental issues, as well as ways in which some conventional understandings of morality and moral education can be transformed by ideas that have emerged in the discourse of…

    Paperback – 2015-07-23

  • Education and Human Values: Reconciling Talent with an Ethics of Care book cover

    Education and Human Values

    Reconciling Talent with an Ethics of Care, 1st Edition

    By Michael Slote

    Two of our greatest educational theorists, John Dewey and Nel Noddings, have been reluctant to admit that some students are simply more talented than others. This was no doubt due to their feeling that such an admission was inconsistent with democratic concern for everyone. But there really is such…

    Paperback – 2015-07-16

  • Philosophy in Schools: An Introduction for Philosophers and Teachers book cover

    Philosophy in Schools

    An Introduction for Philosophers and Teachers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sara Goering, Nicholas J. Shudak, Thomas E. Wartenberg

    All of us ponder the big and enduring human questions—Who am I? Am I free? What should I do? What is good? Is there justice? Is life meaningful?—but this kind of philosophical interrogation is rarely carefully explored or even taken seriously in most primary and secondary school settings. However,…

    Paperback – 2015-07-16
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • On Holy Ground: The Theory and Practice of Religious Education book cover

    On Holy Ground: The Theory and Practice of Religious Education

    1st Edition

    For a diversity of reasons – the resurgence of religion in global governance, globalisation, concerns over social and community cohesion, the worldwide growth in religiously inspired extremism – religious education has in recent years, enjoyed an international renaissance. Many theorists and…

    Paperback – 2015-07-03

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