Education and Community

April 23, 2006|
Education and Community by Dianne Gereluk
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Notions of "community" are found in almost every educational context from primary schools to HE institutions. Given the polemic nature of promoting community in schools and society today, this fascinating book uses an interdisciplinary approach of political philosophy and sociology to develop theoretical principles for the promotion of communities, and subsequently applies them to the realities of schools and society. This book is fully international, drawing on examples and references from the UK, US and Canada.
Dianne Gereluk is Associate Professor in Policy and Leadership Studies at the University of Calgary, Canada, and Senior Research Fellow at Roehampton University, UK. Her research currently examines the parameters of parents' ability to decide the extent to which their children are exposed to and taught about controversial issues in sch...
Title:Education and Community
Product dimensions:224 pages, 9.21 X 6.14 X 1 in
Shipping dimensions:224 pages, 9.21 X 6.14 X 1 in
Published:April 23, 2006
Publisher:Continuum: 33 1/3
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780826484666

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