The Synoptic Text Today and Other Essays: Curriculum Development after the Reconceptualization / Edition 1

The Synoptic Text Today and Other Essays: Curriculum Development after the Reconceptualization / Edition 1

by William F. Pinar
     
 

Synoptic textbooks have played a major role in the intellectual advancement of U.S. curriculum studies. William F. Pinar argues for a new synoptic text, summarizing recent and relevant research in the academic disciplines toward the subjective and social reconstruction of the public sphere that is the school classroom. Such a reconceptualization of curriculum

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Synoptic textbooks have played a major role in the intellectual advancement of U.S. curriculum studies. William F. Pinar argues for a new synoptic text, summarizing recent and relevant research in the academic disciplines toward the subjective and social reconstruction of the public sphere that is the school classroom. Such a reconceptualization of curriculum development enables teachers to complicate the classroom conversations they themselves will lead. Subsequent essays demonstrate the thematic and methodological forms such curriculum development might take.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780820481272
Publisher:
Lang, Peter Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/28/2006
Series:
Digital Formations Ser.
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
246
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

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