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  • The persistence of presentism and the struggle to secure lasting educational improvementby Andrew Hargreaves

    Institute of Education Press 2012; US$ 9.95

    Presentism, the sacrifice of future improvements to the pressing needs of the present, has increased. Professional culture reinforces rather than challenges the growing culture of presentism within the wider society, and both, Hargreaves argues, are in need of profound transformation. more...

  • Social Reconstruction Learning: Dualism, Dewey and Philosophy in Schoolsby Jennifer Bleazby

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 133.00

    This volume argues that educational problems have their basis in an ideology of binary opposites often referred to as dualism, and that it is partly because mainstream schooling incorporates dualism that it is unable to facilitate the thinking skills, dispositions and understandings necessary for autonomy, democratic citizenship and leading a meaningful... more...

  • Heterogenität - Diversity - Intersektionalitätby Marcus Emmerich; Ulrike Hormel

    Springer 2013; US$ 39.95

    Die Unterscheidung von Kindern und Jugendlichen entlang sozialer Differenzkategorien wie Geschlecht, Ethnizität, Nationalität, soziale Herkunft usw. zählt mittlerweile zu einer selbstverständlichen Beobachtungsperspektive sowohl innerhalb der erziehungswissenschaftlichen Forschung als auch im Rahmen pädagogischer Praxiskonzepte.... more...

  • Education, Experience and Existenceby John Quay

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 145.00

    Education, Experience and Existence addresses the underlying conflicts, confusions and associated compromises that have plagued education and philosophy for over a century. The book develops a coherent theory of experience built around Peirce?s understanding of existence as both interaction and individuality, and then applies this theory to education.... more...

  • Ideas of Educationby Christopher Brooke; Elizabeth Frazer

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 160.00

    Provides an overview of the disctinctive thinking of a fascinating mix of educational pioneers and thinkers from the canon of philosophers and philosophical schools from the classical, medieval, early modern and modern. Includes: Plato, Aristotle, Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau, Wollstonecraft, Humboldt, Utopian socialists, J.S. Mill, Carpenter and Dewey.... more...

  • Making a Difference in Theoryby Gert Biesta; Julie Allan; Richard Edwards

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 145.00

    Making a Difference in Theory brings together original work from an international group of authors on the roles of theory in educational research and practice. The book discusses the different roles theory plays, can play and should play, both from a historical perspective and in light of contemporary discussions and developments. Particular attention... more...

  • Aging Society and ICTby T. Obi; J.P. Auffret; N. Iwasaki

    IOS Press 2013; US$ 145.00

    It is predicted that by 2050, 22% of the world's population will be over 60 years of age. This rapid shift in demographics calls for the development of coherent and forward-looking policies to address the many challenges which will inevitably arise as a result. This book presents 33 articles from the workshop jointly organized by APEC and OECD held... more...

  • Forgotten Connectionsby Klaus Mollenhauer; Norm Friesen

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 145.00

    Klaus Mollenhauer?s Forgotten Connections: On Culture and Upbringing (1983) is internationally regarded as one of the most important German contributions to educational and curriculum theory in the 20 th century. The book includes an introduction written specifically for this translation describing Mollenhauer?s theoretical and practical concerns,... more...

  • Pragmatism and Educational Researchby Biesta; Burbules

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2004; US$ 23.99

    This volume offers an overview of the pragmatic understanding of knowledge and the acquisition of knowledge, and its implications for the conduct of educational research. Pragmatism and Educational Research focuses primarily on the work of John Dewey, and examines the relationship between pragmatism and educational research both in relation to research... more...

  • Education, Autonomy and Democratic Citizenshipby David Bridges

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 175.00

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...