New from the author of the million-selling Pedagogy of the Oppressed
In an era when teachers and states are resisting high-stakes testing, this new book from world-renowned author Paulo Freire could not be more timely.
About the Author
The late Paulo Freire, of Brazil, is perhaps the most influential education writer of our times. His many books, which include the classics Pedagogy of the Oppressed and Pedagogy of Freedom, have been translated into more than 40 languages.
Donaldo Macedo is Distinguished Professor of Education at the University of Massachusetts, Boston.
Table of Contents
Introduction Ana Maria Arujo Freire Foreword Ana Lucia Souza de Freitas Foreword Peter Park Poetry by Paulo Freire From Ana Maria Araujo Freire's Collection PART I Commentaries and Essays Chapter 1: Impossible to Exist Without Dreams Chapter 2: On the Cognitional Act Chapter 3: History as Possibility Chapter 4: A Few Reflections Around Utopia PART II Dialogues and Conferences Chapter 5: A Conversation with Students Chapter 6: Human Rights and Liberating Education Chapter 7: Changing Is Difficult, But Possible Chapter 8: Dialogue with the Participants: The Reading and Writing Issue