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Adventures in Reasoning

Communal Inquiry through Fantasy Role-Play

by Jason J. Howard

<p>Helping students think more critically, communicate ideas more effectively, and work more cooperatively with others are goals widely recognized as indispensable to a proper education. <em>Adventures in Reasoning: Communal Inquiry Through ...

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American Education

by Joel Spring

<p>Featuring current information and challenging perspectives on the latest issues and forces shaping the American educational system—with scholarship that is often cited as a primary source, Joel Spring introduces readers to the historical, ...

ISBN: 9781351616553

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Crisis and Hope in American Education

by Robert Ulich

<p>This book evaluates the educational system of the United States from schools for the young up to universities and various forms of adult education. It is not confined to the evaluation of intellectual achievement. Rather it tries to arrive at

ISBN: 9781351524919

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Democracy and Education

by John Dewey

<p>In&nbsp;Democracy and Education, Dewey argues that the primary ineluctable facts of the birth and death of each one of the constituent members in a social group determine the necessity of education. On one hand, there is the contrast between ...

ISBN: 1230000314474

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Education and Social Control

A Study in Progressive Primary Education

by Rachel Sharp, Anthony Green & Jacqueline Lewis

<p>First published in 1975, this book offers a critique of some of the ‘new perspectives’ in the sociology of education. This is achieved through a case study of a progressive child centred school.</p> <p>The book suggests that a liberal ...

ISBN: 9781351808859

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Education, Nature, and Society

by Stephen Gough

<p>Environmental issues continue to divide opinion, sometimes in extreme ways. Almost everyone agrees that education has a role to play in ensuring the future of humanity on Earth. Some think we should all learn to leave a minimal environmental ...

ISBN: 9781135085278

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Education, Self-consciousness and Social Action

Bildung as a Neo-Hegelian Concept

by Krassimir Stojanov

<p><em>Education, Self-consciousness and Social Action</em> reconstructs the Hegelian concept of education, <em>Bildung</em>, and shows that this concept could serve as a powerful alternative to current psychologist notions of learning. Taking a

ISBN: 9781351664790

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Emotions at School

by Reinhard Pekrun, Krista R. Muis, Anne C. Frenzel & others

<p>For more than a decade, there has been growing interest in the role of emotions in academic settings. Written by leading experts on learning and instruction*, Emotions at School* focuses on the connections between educational research and ...

ISBN: 9781351741255

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Entrepreneurial Literary Theory

A Debate on Research and the Future of Academia

by Alexander Search, Suman Gupta, Fabio Akcelrud Durão & others

<p>Across the world at present, researchers and teachers are being exhorted to become entrepreneurial. Universities are being restructured accordingly. The debate presented in this book considers what that involves and portends for academia. ...

ISBN: 9781527211186

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Facing Life Fearlessly : The Pessimistic Versus The Optimistic View Of Life

by Clarence Darrow

<p>Facing Life Fearlessly : The Pessimistic Versus The Optimistic View Of Life<br> by Clarence Darrow</p> <p>Facing Life Fearlessly - Clarence Darrow - The Pessimistic Versus The Optimistic View of Life - Report of a lecture delivered at the ...

ISBN: 1230001489750

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Factories for Learning

Making Race, Class and Inequality in the Neoliberal Academy

by Christy Kulz

<p>Over half of England's secondary schools are now academies. While their impact on achievement has been debated, the social and cultural outcomes prompted by this neoliberal educational model has received less scrutiny. This book draws on ...

ISBN: 9781526116208

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It's Not My Fault

Victim Mentality and Becoming Response-able

by George A. Goens

<p>All children have hopes and dreams. Their innocent optimism from their early years to working their way through school is inspiring.<br /> The responsibilities of educators and parents are to help children be ‘response-able’ in facing the ...

ISBN: 9781475833874

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K–12 Education as a Hermeneutic Adventurous Endeavor

Toward an Educational Way of Thinking

by Doron Yosef-Hassidim

<p>Considering the role of compulsory mass education and schooling in a democratic society, this book introduces an alternative vision for K-12 education as an &quot;adventurous endeavour.&quot; Grounded in a strong theoretical framework, ...

ISBN: 9781351666077

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Keeping Them Out of the Hands of Satan

Evangelical Schooling in America

by Susan D. Rose

<p>First published in 1988, this work was the product of extensive fieldwork in two evangelical communities. This in-depth ethnographic study focuses on the meaning systems, organizational structures and the daily lives of the people Susan D. ...

ISBN: 9781351855518

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Learning from the Inside-Out

Child Development and School Choice

by Manya Whitaker

<p><em>Learning from the Inside-Out: Child Development and School Choice</em> is the first book of its kind to marry child development, educational psychology, neuroscience, and pedagogy. This book goes beyond the now banal conversation of ...

ISBN: 9781475822946

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Learning Unleashed

Re-Imagining and Re-Purposing Our Schools

by Evonne E. Rogers

<p>Children enter the world curiously hard-wired for creativity and imagination. After a few short years of <em>school</em>, something drastically changes for them. Why? There is an unmistakable and deliberate attempt to control the learning of ...

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Magister: the Phenomenon of Mission and Camaraderie Rogers-Freire for Social Justice.

The Story of the 5-Year Long Magister Institute Told by Former Cuban Jesuits.

by Jose Reinaldo Cruz

<p>This study is founded on the qualitative tradition of inquiry. A special effort of comparing and sharing the opinions of the founding members, a true process of triangulation and member checking, functioned as a guarantee of the rigor and ...

ISBN: 9781506510712

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Moral Principles in Education

by John Dewey

<p>Moral Principles in Education by John Dewey.He thoughts and idea have been greatly influential in the United States and around the world.</p> ...

ISBN: 1230001149777

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Pathways for Remembering and Recognizing Indigenous Thought in Education

Philosophies of Iethi'nihstenha Ohwentsia'kekha (Land)

by Sandra Styres

<P>Indigenous scholars have been gathering, speaking, and writing about Indigenous knowledge for decades. These knowledges are grounded in ancient traditions and very old pedagogies that have been woven with the tangled strings and chipped beads

ISBN: 9781487513993

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Race, Gender, and Curriculum Theorizing

Working in Womanish Ways

by Vonzell Agosto, Denise Taliaferro Baszile, Kirsten T. Edwards & others

<p><em>Race, Gender, and Curriculum Theorizing: Working in Womanish Ways</em> recognizes and represents the significance of Black feminist and womanist theorizing within curriculum theorizing. In this collection, a vibrant group of women of ...

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