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  • Hegemony and Education Under Neoliberalismby Peter Mayo

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 125.00

    Based in a holistic exposition and appraisal of Gramsci?s writings that are of relevance to education in neoliberal times, this book--rather than simply applying Gramsci's theories to issues in education--argues that education constitutes the leitmotif of his entire oeuvre and lies at the heart of his conceptualization of the ancient Greek term hegemony... more...

  • Montessori Pädagogik und Waldorfpädagogik ? Gemeinsamkeiten und Unterschiede: Einführung in Theorien und Praktikenby Gloria Strohmaier

    Diplomica Verlag 2015; US$ 18.50

    Um die Wende vom 19. zum 20. Jahrhundert stand das autoritäre System der traditionellen Schule immer wieder im Blickpunkt der Kritik. Dies wiederum führte zu zahllosen neuen methodischen Ansätzen und Schulformen. Es entwickelten sich einige neue Alternativen zur bisherigen Pädagogik. Unter anderem resultierten daraus die Schulformen Montessori- und... more...

  • Kreative Sprachförderung nach Maria Montessoriby Katrin Zboralski; Michael Klein-Landeck; Tanja Pütz

    Herder Verlag 2015; US$ 13.87

    Diese in der Montessori-Praxis entwickelten und bewährten Spiele und Übungen regen den kreativen Umgang mit Sprache an. Die erfahrene Autorin zeigt unterschiedlichste Möglichkeiten auf, wie Kinder für Sprache sensibilisiert und zum freien Schreiben anregt werden. Eine Ideenfundgrube für die Weiterentwicklung der mündlichen und schriftlichen Ausdrucksfähigkeit.... more...

  • Kosmische Erziehung in der Montessori-Pädagogikby Horst Schaub; Michael Klein-Landeck; Tanja Pütz

    Herder Verlag 2015; US$ 22.21

    Diese Einführung zeichnet die Entwicklung und Bedeutung dieses höchst aktuellen Denkansatzes anschaulich nach. Dabei wird sichtbar, wie die Erziehung zur Verantwortung für sich, die Mitmenschen und die Natur im Sinne Maria Montessoris gestaltet werden kann. Wichtige Themen wie Zeit, natürliche Kreisläufe oder heimische Ökosysteme werden durch zahlreiche... more...

  • Kleinkinder fördern mit Maria Montessoriby Claudia Schäfer

    Herder Verlag 2015; US$ 10.17

    Das Buch leistet zweierlei: Es wendet die Grundgedanken der Montessori-Pädagogik auf die Erziehung der 0-3-Jährigen an, und es verknüpft dies mit den aktuellen Bildungs- und Erziehungsanforderungen. Aus dieser Perspektive macht die Autorin praxisnahe Vorschläge unter anderem zum sozialen Lernen, zur Sprachförderung und zur musikalischen Früherziehung.... more...

  • Between Truth and Freedomby Kenneth Wain

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00

    This book engages in a broad reading of Rousseau?s writings on educational and political thought in order to explore and address the competing demands of the enculturation and individuation of the young in Western societies. Although Rousseau?s Emile has been frequently utilised in educational debate, much of his other work has been largely neglected,... more...

  • Edusemioticsby Andrew Stables; Inna Semetsky

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00

    Edusemiotics addresses an emerging field of inquiry, educational semiotics, as a philosophy of and for education. Using "sign" as a unit of analysis, educational semiotics amalgamates philosophy, educational theory and semiotics. Edusemiotics draws on the intellectual legacy of such philosophers as John Dewey, Charles Sanders Peirce, Gilles Deleuze... more...

  • Freire and Educationby Antonia Darder

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 36.95

    One of the most influential educational philosophers of our times, Paulo Freire contributed to a revolutionary understanding of education as an empowering and democratizing force in the lives of the disenfranchised. In this deeply personal introduction to the man and his ideas, Antonia Darder reflects on how Freire?s work has illuminated her own life... more...

  • Education, Philosophy and Well-beingby Judith Suissa; Carrie Winstanley; Roger Marples

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00

    John White is one of the leading philosophers of education currently working in the Anglophone world. Since first joining the London Institute of Education in 1965, he has made significant contributions to the landscape of the discipline through his teaching, research and numerous publications. His academic work encompasses a broad range of rich philosophical... more...

  • Thomas Jefferson's Philosophy of Educationby M. Andrew Holowchak

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00

    Thomas Jefferson had a profoundly advanced educational vision that went hand in hand with his political philosophy - each of which served the goal of human flourishing. His republicanism marked a break with the conservatism of traditional non-representative governments, characterized by birth and wealth and in neglect of the wants and needs of the... more...