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Postmodernism and education

by Robin Usher

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education -- Philosophy.,
  • Educational sociology -- Philosophy.,
  • Postmodernism and education.,
  • Critical pedagogy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-237) and index.

    StatementRobin Usher and Richard Edwards.
    ContributionsEdwards, Richard, 1956 July 2-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB14.7 .U84 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination246 p. ;
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1084667M
    ISBN 100415102804, 0415102812
    LC Control Number94008494

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    Madan Sarup has now revised his accessible and popular introduction to post-structuralist and postmodern theory. A new introductory section discusses the meaning of such concepts as modernity, postmodernity, modernization, modernism, and postmodernism. A section on feminist criticism of Lacan and Foucault has been added, together with a new chapter on French feminist theory focusing on the 4/5(1). Greatly affected by the writings of Robert Venturi, postmodernism is evident in Venturi's buildings and, among others, in the work of Denise Scott Brown, Michael Graves, Robert A. M. Stern, Arata Isozaki, and the later work of Philip Johnson. Once extremely popular, postmodernism began to .

    This book responds to the growing interest in postmodernism as a way of understanding social, cultural and economic trends, and explores the impact which postmodernism has had upon the theory and practice of education, using a broad analysis of postmodernism and an in-depth introduction to key writers in the field. Contents - Introduction 1. Dewey's philosophy of education would influence other theories of education, such as the progressive model, but both progressivism and postmodernism share the idea set forth by Dewey that more emphasis should be placed on the students' personal construction of knowledge than the teachers' passing on of knowledge to the students (Kauchack.


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