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  • Pedagogic Rights and Democratic Educationby Philippe Vitale; Beryl Exley

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    The basis of Bernstein?s sociology of education lays in is his theorisation of the different approaches to curriculum, pedagogy and assessment and the implications for pedagogic rights and social justice. This edited collection presents 15 empirical case studies and theoretical accounts from 22 international scholars who focus on the experiences of... more...

  • Ethics and Education (Routledge Revivals)by R. S. Peters

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 52.95

    First published in 1966, this book was written to serve as an introductory textbook in the philosophy of education, focusing on ethics and social philosophy. It presents a distinctive point of view both about education and ethical theory and arrived at a time when education was a matter of great public concern. It looks at questions such as ?What... more...

  • Authority, Responsibility and Educationby R. S. Peters

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 52.95

    First published in 1959, Authority, Responsibility and Education focuses on the philosophy of education and is concerned with the question of moral education. It was originally based on talks delivered mainly on the Home Service and Third Programme of the BBC between April 1956 and January 1959 but, due to its wide appeal and popularity, it was... more...

  • CFA Level I Exam Companionby 7city Learning

    Wiley 2012; US$ 217.00 US$ 184.50

    Providing exam focus and knowledge application makes the CFA Level I Exam Companion the most effective study guide on the market. With a foreword and introductions to the topics by one of the foremost global authorities on the CFA Program, Pamela Drake, Wiley and 7city offer an invaluable self-study guide to passing one of the most sought-after... more...

  • Thinking Education Through Alain Badiouby Kent den Heyer

    Wiley 2011; US$ 39.95 US$ 34.62

    Thinking Education Through Alain Badiou represents the first collection to explore the educational implications of French philosopher Alain Badiou's challenge to contemporary philosophical orthodoxy put forth in his 1993 work, Ethics: An Essay on the Understanding of Evil. Represents the first collection of work in education to grapple with... more...

  • Fifty Modern Thinkers on Educationby Liora Bresler; David Cooper; Joy Palmer

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 35.95

    Fifty Modern Thinkers on Education looks at fifty of the twentieth century's most significant contributors to the debate on education. Among those included are: * Pierre Bourdieu * Elliot Eisner * Hans J. Eysenck * Michel Focault * Henry Giroux * Jurgen Habermas * Susan Isaacs * A.S. Neill * Herbert Read * Simone Weill. Together with Fifty Major... more...

  • The Passionate Mind of Maxine Greeneby William F. Pinar

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 69.95

    Maxine Greene is the most important philosopher of education in the United States today. The author of Teacher as Stranger (1973), Landscapes of Learning (1978), Dialectic of Freedom (1988), and Releasing the Imagination (1995), Greene has influenced tens of thousands of teachers in North America as well as her colleagues in philosophy of education,... more...

  • Philosophers on Educationby Amelie Rorty

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 51.95

    Philosophers on Education offers us the most comprehensive available history of philosopher's views and impacts on the directions of education. As Amelie Rorty explains, in describing a history of education, we are essentially describing and gaining the clearest understanding of the issues that presently concern and divide us. The essays in this... more...

  • The Development and Education of the Mindby Howard Gardner

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 50.95

    Leading American psychologist and educator Howard Gardner has assembled his most important writings about education. Spanning over thirty years, this collection reveals the thinking, the concepts and the empirical research that have made Gardner one of the most respected and cited educational authorities of our time. Trained originally as a psychologist... more...

  • The Power of Paideia Schoolsby Terry Roberts; the Staff of the National Paideia Center

    ASCD 1998; US$ 17.95

    Since 1988 the National Paideia Center (NPC) at The University of North Carolina has encouraged and supported a dramatic resurgence in Paideia education. In The Power of Paideia Schools: Defining Lives Through Learning, NPC Director Terry Roberts and his coauthors cite schools throughout the United States as they provide a blueprint for the Paideia... more...