Reading Paulo Freire: His Life and Work / Edition 1

Reading Paulo Freire: His Life and Work / Edition 1

by Moacir Gadotti
     
 

ISBN-10: 079141924X

ISBN-13: 9780791419243

Pub. Date: 12/28/2005

Publisher: State University of New York Press

This book was written as Paulo Freire himself would have done it, using a method of learning through victories and defeats in the same way one learns life. The author follows a chronological line in which life and work are naturally mixed. In many cases, he lets Paulo Freire's work speak for itself.  See more details below

Overview

This book was written as Paulo Freire himself would have done it, using a method of learning through victories and defeats in the same way one learns life. The author follows a chronological line in which life and work are naturally mixed. In many cases, he lets Paulo Freire's work speak for itself.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780791419243
Publisher:
State University of New York Press
Publication date:
12/28/2005
Series:
SUNY Series in Teacher Empowerment and School Reform
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.53(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword: A Land of Contrasts and a Pedagogy of Contradiction
Foreword
Introduction
1We Can Also Learn in the Shade of the Mangoes1
2The Method Which Took Paulo Freire into Exile15
3Learning from History31
4A Pedagogy for Liberation49
5Relearning Brazil67
6A Revolutionary Educator85
7Paulo Freire in the Context of Contemporary Pedagogical Thought109
Conclusion135
Epilogue: Education at the End of This Century145
Notes161
Bibliography: Paulo Freire's Main Works (in Chronological Order)175
Bibliography: Main Works about Paulo Freire and Other Consulted Works179
Index195

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