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  • 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…

    Hardback – 2012-06-25

  • Reconciliation and Pedagogy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pal Ahluwalia, Stephen Atkinson, Peter Bishop, Pam Christie, Robert Hattam, Julie Matthews

    Reconciliation is one of the most significant contemporary challenges in the world today. In this innovative new volume, educational academics and practitioners across a range of cultural and political contexts examine the links between reconciliation and critical pedagogy, putting forward the…

    Hardback – 2012-05-14
    Postcolonial Politics

  • The Politics of Teacher Professional Development

    Policy, Research and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Ian Hardy

    The Politics of Teacher Professional Development: Policy, Research and Practice provides innovative insights into teachers’ continuing development and learning in contemporary western contexts. Rather than providing a list of "how-tos" and "must dos," this volume is premised on the understanding…

    Hardback – 2012-05-09
    Routledge Research in Education

  • The Politics of Knowledge in Education

    1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Rata

    This book explores the decline of the teaching of epistemic, conceptual knowledge in schools, its replacement with everyday social knowledge, and its relation to changes in the division of labor within the global economy. It argues that the emphasis on social knowledge in postmodern and social…

    Hardback – 2012-04-18
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Participation, Facilitation, and Mediation

    Children and Young People in Their Social Contexts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Claudio Baraldi, Vittorio Iervese

    Traditionally, children have been considered from a primarily developmental perspective, in need of education in order to achieve autonomy, growth, and eventually adulthood. Childhood studies have recently underlined an alternate way to look at children, starting from the consideration that…

    Hardback – 2012-04-03
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Education Matters

    60 years of the British Journal of Educational Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by James Arthur, Jon Davison, Richard Pring

    Education Matters draws together a selection of the most influential papers published in the British Journal of Educational Studies by many of the leading scholars in the field over the past sixty years. This unique collection of seminal articles published since the first issue of the Journal…

    Hardback – 2012-02-13
    Education Heritage

  • Education, Philosophy and Politics

    The Selected Works of Michael A. Peters, 1st Edition

    By Michael A Peters

    In the World Library of Educationalists series, international experts themselves compile career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces - extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, major theoretical and/practical contributions - so the world can read them in…

    Hardback – 2012-01-06
    World Library of Educationalists

  • Civility in Politics and Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Deborah Mower, Wade L. Robison

    This book examines the concept of civility and the conditions of civil disagreement in politics and education. Although many assume that civility is merely polite behavior, it functions to aid rational discourse. Building on this basic assumption, the book offers multiple accounts of civility and…

    Hardback – 2011-10-24
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Teaching, Learning and Education in Late Modernity

    The Selected Works of Peter Jarvis, 1st Edition

    By Peter Jarvis

    Professor Peter Jarvis has spent over 30 years researching, thinking and writing about some of the key and enduring issues in education. He has contributed well over 30 books and 200 papers and chapters in books on learning theory, adult education and learning, continuing professional education,…

    Hardback – 2011-10-03
    World Library of Educationalists

  • Picturebooks, Pedagogy and Philosophy

    1st Edition

    By Joanna Haynes, Karin Murris

    A CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title 2012! Contemporary picturebooks open up spaces for philosophical dialogues between people of all ages. As works of art, picturebooks offer unique opportunities to explore ideas and to create meaning collaboratively. This book considers censorship of certain…

    Hardback – 2011-09-27
    Routledge Research in Education

  • The Global Reception of John Dewey's Thought

    Multiple Refractions Through Time and Space, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rosa Bruno-Jofre, Jürgen Schriewer

    This volume explores the reception of John Dewey’s ideas in various historical and geographical settings such as Japan, China, Argentina, Mexico, Chile, Spain, Russia, and Germany, analyzing how and why Dewey’s thought was interpreted in various ways according to mediating local discursive and…

    Hardback – 2011-09-26
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Kant and Education

    Interpretations and Commentary, 1st Edition

    Edited by Klas Roth, Chris W. Surprenant

    Immanuel Kant’s moral philosophy, political philosophy, and philosophy of judgement have been and continue to be widely discussed among many scholars. The impact of his thinking is beyond doubt and his ideas continue to inspire and encourage an on-going dialogue among many people in our world today…

    Hardback – 2011-09-19
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

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