On Critical Pedagogy

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A sweeping survey of the current state of Critical Pedagogy, offering inspiration to everybody invested in the future of radical educational change.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781441116222
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
  • Publication date: 6/16/2011
  • Series: Critical Pedagogy Today Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 192
  • Sales rank: 350,787
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Henry A. Giroux holds the Global Television Network Chair in English and Cultural Studies at McMaster University, Canada. His books include Against the Terror of Neoliberalism, The University in Chains, and Youth in a Suspect Society.

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Table of Contents

I. Introduction:

1.Critical Pedagogy in Dark Times

II. Pedagogy as Cultural Politics:

2. Schooling and the Culture of Positivism: Notes on the Death of History

3. Rethinking Cultural Politics and Radical Pedagogy in the Work of Antonio Gramsci

4. The Promise of Critical Pedagogy in the Age of Globalization

III. Critical Pedagogy and the Politics of Youth:

5. No Bailouts for Youth: Education and Pedagogy in an Era of Disposability

6. Higher Education and the Politics and Pedagogy of Educated Hope

IV. Neoliberalism, Public Pedagogy, and the Legacy of Paulo Freire

7. Neoliberalism and the Role of Public Pedagogy

8. Rethinking Education as the Practice of Freedom: Paulo Freire and the Promise of Critical Pedagogy

V. Does Critical Pedagogy Have a Future?

9. Does Critical Pedagogy have a Future? Henry A. Giroux Interviewed by Manuela Guilherme

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