Philosophy of Education
The Key Concepts 2nd Revised edition
Philosophy of Education by John Gingell
Book DescriptionThis new edition of Philosophy of Education: The Key Concepts is an easy to use A-Z guide summarizing all the key terms, ideas and issues central to the study of educational theory today. Fully updated, the book is cross-referenced throughout and contains pointers to further reading, as well as new entries on such topics as: Citizenship and Civic Education Liberalism Capability Well-being Patriotism Globalisation Open-mindedness Creationism and Intelligent Design. Comprehensive and authoritative this highly accessible guide provides all that a student, teacher or policy-maker needs to know about the latest thinking on education in the 21st century.'
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415428934
(216mm x 138mm x 23mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 29-May-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author John Gingell
Philosophy and Educational Policy, Hardback (October 2004)
This book is designed to provide an up-to-date introduction to the Philosophy of Education. It addresses many of the 'traditional' topics in the field, as well as more contemporary policy issues in education.
In Defence of High Culture, Paperback (February 2001)
The authors attempt to outline a notion of high culture and its role within education, following a broad modern tradition springing from Matthew Arnold.
Modern Political Thought, Hardback (December 1999)» View all books by John Gingell
Modern Political Thought: A Reader is an excellent introduction to the key works of the major political thinkers from the end of the English Civil War through to the 19th Century, including Machiavelli; Montesquieu; Rousseau; and Marx.
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Author Biography - John Gingell
Christopher Winch is Professor of Educational Philosophy and Policy at King's College, London. John Gingell is head of Philosophy programmes at the University of Northampton.
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