Pedagogy of Praxis: A Dialectical Philosophy of Education

Pedagogy of Praxis: A Dialectical Philosophy of Education




Presents a critical, Neo-Marxist philosophy of education.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780791429358
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication date: 07/28/1996
Series: SUNY Series, Teacher Empowerment and School Reform Series
Pages: 248
Product dimensions: 6.18(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.78(d)

About the Author

Moacir Gadotti is Associate Professor of Education at the University of Sao Paulo, and Director of the Paulo Freire Institute. He is Regional Director of the International Community Education Association (ICEA) in Latin America, and a member of the steering committee of the World University Service (WUS). Gadotti has written many books including Reading Paulo Freire: His Life and Work also published by SUNY Press.

Table of Contents

Beyond Humanistic Education: A Discussion with Moacir Gadotti
Peter L. McLaren

Dialectics, Conflict, and Dialogue
Carlos Alberto Torres

Paulo Freire

Why Pedagogy of Praxis?
Moacir Gadotti

1. Dialectics: Conception and Method

2. A Critique of Bourgeois Education

3. A Critique of Critical Pedagogy

4. Education and the Class Struggle

5. A Single School for Everyone

6. School As a Sociocultural Project

7. Citizen School

8. Sociocultural Diversity and Education for All




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