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The Resource Leaders in social education : intellectual self-portraits, edited by Christine Woyshner, (electronic book)

Leaders in social education : intellectual self-portraits, edited by Christine Woyshner, (electronic book)

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Leaders in social education : intellectual self-portraits
Title
Leaders in social education
Title remainder
intellectual self-portraits
Statement of responsibility
edited by Christine Woyshner
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Research in social education over the last forty years has broken new ground in such areas as historical understanding, civic education, cultural studies, and curriculum and assessment. This collection is comprised of reflections on the professional trajectories of nineteen leading social studies scholars. Demonstrating that their professional interests have emerged from their autobiographies, the scholars write about their personal influences, professional choices, and contributions. The book reveals how social justice, difference and diversity, and a commitment to the ongoing project of democracy have been central to their work. The chapters in this volume reveal leading social educators? determined sense of urgency about making the world a better place through their leadership in the field. Each essay provides students, practitioners, and researchers alike with background on the nineteen scholars. Also, the scholars provide lists of their favorite publications as well as the works of other scholars that influenced them. Taken together, the chapters in this volume offer thoughts on the past, present, and future of social studies
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
GW5XE
Dewey number
300.71
Index
no index present
LC call number
H62
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Woyshner, Christine A.
Series statement
Leaders in Educational Studies
Series volume
volume 5
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  • Social sciences
  • Educators
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Leaders in social education : intellectual self-portraits, edited by Christine Woyshner, (electronic book)
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multicolored
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SPR892610618
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Extent
1 online resource (xii, 264 pages).
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789462096639
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Other control number
10.1007/978-94-6209-665-3
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Electronic resource.
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remote
Label
Leaders in social education : intellectual self-portraits, edited by Christine Woyshner, (electronic book)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Control code
SPR892610618
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 264 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789462096639
Level of compression
unknown
Other control number
10.1007/978-94-6209-665-3
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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