Philosophy of Education Products

  • Understanding Mass Higher Education

    Comparative Perspectives on Access

    Edited by David Palfreyman, Ted Tapper

    In recent years most western democracies have experienced a shift from elite to mass higher education, with the United States leading the way. This text compares the experience of this very important social change within different nation states. Whilst recognising the critical global economic…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Becoming-Pedagogue

    (Re)inventing the public early childhood teacher

    By Liselott Mariett Olsson

    Investigating the politics of childhood, education and what a teacher does, this book creates a space for teachers to define and perform their profession in relation to its historical and intellectual roots; to see themselves as political actors and not mere executors of something they cannot even…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Contesting Early Childhood

  • Education and the Pursuit of Wisdom

    The Aims of Education Revisited

    By Jānis Ozoliņš

    This book challenges both the contemporary conception of education as being concerned only with skills, capacities and knowledge transference that contributes to economic growth, and the commodification of education and the conception of students as consumers. Drawing on classical accounts of…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • The Routledge Handbook of Moral Epistemology

    Edited by Aaron Zimmerman, Karen Jones, Mark Timmons

    The Routledge Handbook of Moral Epistemology brings together philosophers, cognitive scientists, developmental and evolutionary psychologists, animal ethologists, intellectual historians and educators to provide the most comprehensive analysis of the prospects for moral knowledge ever assembled in…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

  • The Routledge Handbook of Positive Communication

    Edited by José Antonio Muñiz Velázquez, Cristina Pulido

    The Routledge Handbook of Positive Communication forms a comprehensive reference point for cross-disciplinary approaches to understanding the central role of communication in the construction of hedonic and eudemonic happiness,or subjective and psychological well-being. Including contributions from…

    Hardback – 2018-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Accountability in Higher Education

    Edited by Peter Sheldrake, Russell Linke

    Originally published in 1979 Accountability in Higher Education contains the first comprehensive analysis of accountability in Australian higher education. The contributors systematically examine organisation and practice in the Australian higher education system, major issues relating to the…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • The Experience of Higher Education

    By Peter Marris

    Originally published in 1964 The Experience of Higher Education reports the findings of about 400 intensive interviews with final year undergraduates at three universities – Cambridge, Leeds and Southampton – and a College of Advanced Technology in London. The discussion concentrates upon the aims…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • Anarchy and Culture

    The Problem of the Contemporary University

    By David Martin

    Originally published in 1969, Anarchy and Culture both documents and describes the influence of the student and academic in the case of revolution and protest within the university. The book looks at the theory behind the culture of revolution within the contemporary university and comments upon…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • Reform and Change in Higher Education

    International Perspectives

    Edited by James E. Mauch, Paula L.W. Sabloff

    Originally published in 1995, Reform and Change in Higher Education is composed of 9 essays originally presented at a symposium, "International Perspectives on the Relationship Between Governments and Universities," and a UNESCO Forum of Experts on Strengthening Capacities for Research in Higher…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • Bourdieu and Education

    Edited by Diane Reay

    Specially selected by Diane Reay, this is a collection of innovative and thought-provoking recently published papers that 'use' Bourdieu to put theory into practice in order to understand and analyse educational problems. Bourdieu's work is renowned for its focus on inequalities and its centering…

    Hardback – 2018-10-29 
    Routledge
    Education and Social Theory

  • Teaching and Learning as a Pedagogic Pilgrimage

    Cultivating Faith, Hope and Imagination

    By Nuraan Davids, Yusef Waghid

    Teaching and Learning as a Pedagogic Pilgrimage is premised on an argument that if higher education is to remain responsive to a public good, then teaching and learning must be in a perpetual state of reflection and change. It argues in defence of teaching and learning as constitutive of a…

    Hardback – 2018-10-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • The Education Assemblage

    Edited by Greg Thompson

    This collection works with the philosophy of Gilles Deleuze, and his collaborator Felix Guattari, in the context of education. Deleuze once remarked that we get the philosophy we deserve because of the questions that we ask. Deleuze saw that the work of philosophy was the creation of concepts –…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge

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