Education and Conversation: Exploring Oakeshott's Legacy

Education and Conversation: Exploring Oakeshott's Legacy


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ISBN-13: 9781472584328
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 05/19/2016
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

David Bakhurst is Charlton Professor of Philosophy, Queen's University, Canada, and a Visiting Professor at the Institute of Education, University College London, UK. He is the author, among other works, of The Formation of Reason, and editor of The Social Self (with C. Sypnowich), Jerome Bruner (with S. Shanker) and Thinking about Reasons (with B. Hooker and M. O. Little).

Paul Fairfield is Professor of Philosophy, Queen's University, Canada. He is the author of, among other works, Philosophical Hermeneutics Reinterpreted, Education After Dewey, and editor of Education, Dialogue and Hermeneutics and John Dewey and Continental Philosophy.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents:

Introduction, David Bakhurst and Paul Fairfield
1. Education and Conversation, David Bakhurst (Queen's University, Canada)
2. Experience in Experience and Its Modes, Barry Allen (McMaster University, Canada)
3. Oakeshottian Pragmatism – Conversation or Inquiry?, Cheryl Misak (University of Toronto, Canada)
4. Bildung, Post-Kantian Idealism and the Conversation of Mankind, James Scott Johnston (Memorial University, Canada)
5. Conservatism, Perfectionism and Equality, Christine Sypnowich (Queen's University, Canada)
6. Oakeshott, Bonnett, Derrida and the Possibilities of Thought, Emma Williams (University of Warwick, UK)
7. A Turn in the Conversation, Paul Standish (Institute of Education, University College London, UK)
8. A Phenomenology of Listening, Paul Fairfield (Queen's University, Canada)
9. Conversation and Processes of Recognition, Shaun Gallagher (University of Memphis, USA)
10. Old Directions for New Minds, Nancy Salay (Queen's University, Canada)
11. Education and Autonomy, Sebastian Rödl (University of Leipzig, Germany)
12. Getting to Hogwarts - Michael Oakeshott, Ivan Illich and J. K. Rowling on 'School', Babette Babich (Fordham University, USA)

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