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Education and democracy

re-imagining liberal learning in America

by Robert Orrill

  • 170 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by College Entrance Examination Board in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Education, Higher -- United States,
    • Education, Humanistic -- United States,
    • Education, Higher -- United States -- Curricula

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementRobert Orrill, executive editor.
      ContributionsOrrill, Robert., College Entrance Examination Board.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC1023 .E38 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvi, 351 p. :
      Number of Pages351
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL711494M
      ISBN 100874475880, 0874475899
      LC Control Number97076801
      OCLC/WorldCa38092793

      Not for Profit reminds us all that the deeper purposes of liberal education go well beyond personal advancement or national competitiveness. The real project is to educate responsible global citizens who will champion democracy and human development, and who have the skills to collaborate across differences and borders to solve pressing global. Like you, we want to help learners succeed. Everything we do enables learners to achieve more. From online teaching and learning tools to personalised learning, and from online and blended course design to trusted and engaging content, we help you help your students be the best they can possibly be. We work with educators and institutions to.

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      Book Description. Contemporary education research, policy and practice are complex and challenging. The political struggle over what constitutes curriculum and pedagogy is framed by quasi-markets and technocratic models of education. Re-imagining Education for Democracy takes up the unfinished project of resisting the de-democratisation of. "This book makes the case for democracy as a central concern for education and for teachers - not as an add-on but as a necessary and immediate focus of educational practices and for what it means to be educated. It is a book for teacher educators and student teachers, as public intellectuals, that is intellectually rigorous and eminently.


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