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

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 59.95

    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$ 54.95

    Klaus Mollenhauer?s Forgotten Connections: On Culture and Upbringing is internationally regarded as one of the most important German contributions to educational and curriculum theory in the 20th century. Appearing here in English for the first time, the book draws on Mollenhauer?s concern for social justice and his profound awareness of the pedagogical... more...

  • Becoming An Early Years Teacherby Jessica Johnson

    McGraw-Hill Education 2014; US$ 47.00

    Offers key knowledge on theories of early learning and child development to support trainees in developing their role and skills as Early Years Teachers. more...

  • Liberty and Educationby Geoffrey Hinchliffe

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    This book takes the thinking of Quentin Skinner, Philip Pettit and J.G.A. Pocock on republican liberty and explores the way in which this idea of liberty can be used to illuminate educational practice. It argues that republican liberty is distinct from both positive and negative liberty, and its emphasis on liberty as non-dependency gives the concept... more...

  • Childhood, Education and Philosophyby Walter Kohan

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    This book explores the idea of a childlike education and offers critical tools to question traditional forms of education, and alternative ways to understand and practice the relationship between education and childhood. Engaging with the work of Michel Foucault, Jacques Rancière, Giorgio Agamben and Simón Rodríguez, it contributes to the development... more...

  • Philosophy and Educationby Joanna Haynes; Ken Gale; Melanie Parker

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 43.95

    Written specifically for education studies students, this accessible text offers a clear introduction to philosophy and education. It skilfully guides readers through this challenging and sometimes complex area bringing key philosophical ideas and questions to life in the context and practice of education. There is also a companion website to accompany... more...

  • Der Anfang zählt! Konzeptgestaltung für adäquate Bildung in Kinderkrippenby Bettina Ley

    Diplomica Verlag 2014; US$ 32.40

    ?Weil unsere Kinder unsere einzige reale Verbindung zur Zukunft sind, und weil sie die Schwächsten sind, gehören sie an die erste Stelle der Gesellschaft?. So sagte das einmal Olov Palme, ein ehemaliger schwedischer Ministerpräsident.Familien gelten als Ausgangspunkt für alle Bildungsprozesse, und für die Entwicklung von Kindern sind sie von zentraler... more...

  • Lehren bildet?by Karl-Josef Pazzini; Marianne Schuller; Michael Wimmer

    transcript 2014; US$ 29.19

    Bildung, so wird behauptet, sei zu einer zentralen Ressource geworden, die besser gefördert werden müsse. Der tief greifende Umbau von Schule und Universität gehorcht diesem ökonomischen Imperativ und verkehrt die Bildungsinstitutionen in berufspragmatisch ausgerichtete Lernanstalten. Der Lehrer wird zum apparativ-instrumentellen Faktor - als »Coach«,... more...

  • Frühkindliche Bildung und Medienkonsum: Über den Einfluss des Fernsehens auf die Kindheitby Christian Honeck

    Diplomica Verlag 2015; US$ 28.00

    Die Kontroverse um den Einfluss des Fernsehens und der ?neuen" Medien auf Kinder ist allgegenwärtig. In regelmäßigen Abständen, häufig in Folge von Gewaltausbrüchen von Kindern und Jugendlichen, welche in der Öffentlichkeit meist unweigerlich mit einem medialen Einfluss in Verbindung gebracht werden, wird heftig über das Für und Wider des Medienkonsums... more...