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Philosophy & Social Aspects

  • Aus- und Weiterbildung im Arbeitsschutzby

    Erich Schmidt Verlag 2014; US$ 10.23

    Lernen ist ein lebenslanger Prozess. Dies gilt auch für Sicherheit und Gesundheitsschutz bei der Arbeit. Zur Verbesserung der Arbeitsbedingungen auch älterer Mitarbeiter gehört stets auch eine entsprechende Qualifizierung. Gerade kleinere und mittlere Unternehmen stehen hierbei vor großen Herausforderungen und benötigen Unterstützung. Und auch bei... more...

  • Praxis geschlechtersensibler und interkultureller Bildungby

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 39.99

    Aktuelle sozialwissenschaftliche Beiträge? more...

  • Die Idee der Universität - revisitedby

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 39.99

    Universitäten und Hochschulen durchlaufen gegenwärtig weitreichende Prozesse der Transformation, deren strukturelle, politische und ideelle Folgen noch nicht abzusehen sind. Stichworte wie Bologna-Prozess, Exzellenz-Wettbewerb und spätmoderne Wissensgesellschaft markieren diese Veränderungen. Im Streit darum, was an und in den Universitäten passiert,... more...

  • Literacy in the Artsby

    Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 129.00

    Highlights the unique relationship between the arts and literacy Provides examples of what literate practices are evident in arts classroom contexts from early years to higher education Theorises the arts and literacy around key points and concepts such as: creativity, multimodality, reflective practice, visual, aural and performative literacies... more...

  • International Studies in Educational Inequality, Theory and Policyby

    Springer Netherlands 2007; US$ 719.00

    Inequality is a marked and persistent feature of education systems, both in the developed and the developing worlds. Major gaps in opportunity and in outcomes have become more critical than in the past, thanks to the knowledge economy and globalization. This book examines the pursuit of equity as a goal of public policy through a series of national... more...

  • Bildungsgerechtigkeit jenseits von Chancengleichheitby

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 39.99

    Mit der im Kontext der 'PISA-Diskussion' erfolgenden Wiederentdeckung der 'Illusion der Chancengleichheit' geht eine wenig diskutierte oder kritisch hinterfragte Tradierung einer spezifischen Vorstellung von Bildungsgerechtigkeit als Chancengleichheit einher. Der Ruf nach Chancengleichheit ist janusköpfig: Seine schlagkräftigen Evidenzen drohen elementare... more...

  • Teachers,Human Rights and Diversityby

    Institute of Education Press 2005; US$ 32.95

    Educators from the Republic of Ireland, Northern Ireland, England and the United States present recent research to determine how we should educate citizens in multicultural societies. The case studies show how young citizens can learn to apply the principles of human rights and equality in resolving complex and controversial issues. more...

  • Discourses of Education in the Age of New Imperialismby

    Institute of Education Press 2005; US$ 34.95

    The fourth book in the influential DPR series [Discourse, Power, Resistance] provides another stringent critique of current education. Led by Peter McLaren on ‘Global Imperialism and Terror’ it sets education firmly in a global political context. more...

  • Discourse, Resistance and Identity Formationby

    Institute of Education Press 2006; US$ 34.95

    Examining identity formation, this book argues that teachers and learners are pressed to conform their professional identity to a model imposed by distant policy makers who have different concerns. It is useful for acadamics and students working at various levels of education, and for policymakers and managers. more...

  • Learning through Communityby

    Springer Netherlands 2008; US$ 149.00

    Developed within a network of Canadian researchers and their community partners, this book is a collection of case studies that explore the learning that people do through community engagement. The crucial work here explores learning that is organized by the learners themselves, collectively, rather than as individuals. Reflecting the contributors'... more...