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  • Routledge Encyclopaedia of Educational Thinkers

    1st Edition

    By Joy A. Palmer Cooper

     The Routledge Encyclopaedia of Educational Thinkers comprises 128 essays by leading scholars analysing the most important, influential, innovative and interesting thinkers on education of all time. Each of the chronologically arranged entries explores why a particular thinker is significant…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28

  • Towards a Political Theory of the University

    Public reason, democracy and higher education, 1st Edition

    By Morgan White

    Towards a Political Theory of the University argues that state and market forces threaten to diminish the legitimacy, authority and fundamental purposes of higher education systems. The political role of higher education has been insufficiently addressed by academics in recent decades. By applying…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

  • Spinoza and Education

    Freedom, understanding and empowerment, 1st Edition

    By Johan Dahlbeck

    Spinoza and Education offers a comprehensive investigation into the educational implications of Spinoza’s moral theory. Taking Spinoza’s naturalism as its point of departure, it constructs a considered account of education, taking special care to investigate the educational implications of Spinoza’…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

  • The Lost Book of Sun Yatsen and Edwin Collins

    1st Edition

    By Patrick Anderson

    Sun Yatsen (1866-1925) occupies a unique position in modern Chinese history: he is equally venerated as the founding father of the nation by both the mainland Communist government and its Nationalist rival in Taiwan. The first president of the Republic of China in 1911-12, the peasant-born yet…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28

  • Epistemic Freedom in Africa

    Deprovincialization and Decolonization, 1st Edition

    By Sabelo J. Ndlovu-Gatsheni

    Epistemic Freedom in Africa is about the struggle for African people to think, theorize, interpret the world and write from where they are located, unencumbered by Eurocentrism. The imperial denial of common humanity to some human beings meant that in turn their knowledges and experiences lost…

    Paperback – 2018-06-27
    Rethinking Development

  • Indigenous and Decolonizing Studies in Education

    Mapping the Long View, 1st Edition

    Edited by Linda Tuhiwai Smith, Eve Tuck, K. Wayne Yang

    Indigenous and decolonizing perspectives on education have long persisted alongside colonial models of education, yet too often have been subsumed within the fields of multiculturalism, critical race theory, and progressive education. Timely and compelling, Indigenous and Decolonizing Studies in…

    Paperback – 2018-06-18
    Indigenous and Decolonizing Studies in Education

  • Dewey and Education

    1st Edition

    By Walter Feinberg

    Dewey and Education presents Dewey’s perspectives on moral psychology and development, human nature, and democratic community-building as they inform the influential philosopher’s deep commitment to educational reform. In this personal yet far-reaching account, Walter Feinberg relates Dewey’s work…

    Paperback – 2018-06-04
    Routledge Key Ideas in Education

  • Reinventing Intercultural Education

    A metaphysical manifest for rethinking cultural diversity, 1st Edition

    By Neal Dreamson

    Most existing books in the fields of multicultural or intercultural education have been written based on anthropologists’ cultural dimensions, which presume culture is a fixed entity. Reinventing Intercultural Education is the first book to review multiple cultures and religions from a metaphysical…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • The Affected Teacher

    Psychosocial Perspectives on Professional Experience and Policy Resistance, 1st Edition

    By Alex Moore

    At a time when teaching and learning policy too often presents itself in a simplistic input-output language of measurable targets and objectives, The Affected Teacher explores the role played by emotionality in how professional life is experienced by school teachers. The book argues that, in the…

    Paperback – 2018-05-21

  • Left Behind: The Public Education Crisis in the United States

    1st Edition

    By Paul L. Jalbert

    This book addresses the harmful influences that the cultural, social, economic, political and ideological dimensions, in current ‘American’ society, have upon the delivery of elementary, secondary and university education. It examines the effects of poverty, funding at the local, state and federal…

    Paperback – 2018-05-10

  • On the Politics of Educational Theory

    Rhetoric, theoretical ambiguity, and the construction of society, 1st Edition

    By Tomasz Szkudlarek

    On the Politics of Educational Theory considers the political significance of educational theory as a specific genre of public discourse. Rather than understanding educational theories solely as addressing issues of childrearing and instruction, this book aims to view educational theories in a…

    Paperback – 2018-05-09
    Theorizing Education

  • Reclaiming Discipline for Education

    Knowledge, relationships and the birth of community, 1st Edition

    By James MacAllister

    Discipline is of profound educational importance, both inside educational institutions and outside of them in personal and social life. Reclaiming Discipline for Education revisits neglected philosophical ideas about discipline in education and uses these ideas to re-think practices and discourses…

    Paperback – 2018-05-09
    Routledge Research in Education

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