Inventing the Modern Self and John Dewey
Modernities and the Traveling of Pragmatism in Education
Edited by Thomas S. Popkewitz
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Inventing the Modern Self and John Dewey by Thomas S. Popkewitz
Book DescriptionThis collection includes original studies from scholars from thirteen nations, who explore the epistemic features figured in John Dewey's writings in his discourses on public schooling. Pragmatism was one of the weapons used in the struggles about the development of the child who becomes the future citizen. The significance of Dewey in the book is not about Dewey as the messenger of pragmatism, but in locating different cultural, political and educational terrains in which debates about modernity, the modern self and the making of the citizen occurred.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780230605145
(216mm x 140mm x 18mm)
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date: 18-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Thomas S. Popkewitz
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Drawing on a wide variety of traditions and methods in historical studies, from the humanities and social sciences both, this volume considers the questions, methods, goals, and frameworks historians of education from a wide variety of countries use to create the study of the history of education.
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Author Biography - Thomas S. Popkewitz
THOMAS S. POPKEWITZ is Professor of Curriculum and Instruction at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA.
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