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Michel Foucault: Personal Autonomy and Education
Language: en
Pages: 247
Authors: J.D. Marshall
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-09 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

This book is designed to serve two purposes. First it provides an introduction to the ideas and works of Michel Foucault. It should be particularly appropriate for education students for whom, in general, Foucault is a shadowy presence. Second, it provides a Foucault based critique of a central plank of
Fifty Modern Thinkers on Education
Language: en
Pages: 290
Authors: Joy Palmer, David Edward Cooper, Liora Bresler
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Psychology Press

Looks at fifty of the twentieth century's most significant contributors to the debate on education. Each essay gives key biographical information, an outline of the individual's principal achievements and activities, an assessment of his or her impact and influence and a list of their major writings and suggested further reading.
Michel Foucault
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Mark Olssen
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-01-08 - Publisher: Routledge

"Olssen ! brings Foucault to life and sheds new light on understanding his work...Educationalists and scholars across the disciplines will welcome this interpretation of Foucault." Michael A. Peters, University of Glasgow "Olssen distills in brilliant and succinct language the core of Foucault's most important insights. This is a book that
Poststructuralism, Philosophy, Pedagogy
Language: en
Pages: 143
Authors: J.D. Marshall
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-04-18 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

This book has been quite long in the making. In its original format, but with some different chapters, and with the then publisher, it foundered (as did other volumes in the planned series). At the in press stage, when we obviously thought it was going ahead, it was suddenly canned.
Nietzsche, Ethics and Education
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Peter Fitzsimons
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-01-01 - Publisher: BRILL

The book explores the development of Nietzsche’s philosophy and its application to the problems of education, disturbing traditional liberal and democratic accounts of the relationship between individual and society.