Knowledge, politics and education

Iyer, Prakash (2020) Knowledge, politics and education. In: Proceedings of international conferences on philosophy of education (2013 – 2017), Volume 2, Bengaluru.

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This volume consists of nine papers that discuss issues on the interaction between knowledge, politics and education in democratic societies. These papers take up issues related to the aims of education, the organization of knowledge in a curriculum and the identity and role of teachers and pedagogy. Most of them invoke or rest on some debates in philosophy of education in the past few decades, that have come up in the criticism or defense of liberal education.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Authors: Iyer, Prakash
Uncontrolled Keywords: Education, Philosophy of education, Educational Inequalities and Educational Justice, Transformative education, Learning and Teaching and learning, teachers and pedagogy
Subjects: Social sciences > Education
Divisions: Azim Premji University > School of Education
Full Text Status: Public
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