ISBN-10:
0415431115
ISBN-13:
9780415431118
Pub. Date:
11/23/2009
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Globalizing The Educational Project: Making Knowledge In The Postmodern / Edition 1

Globalizing The Educational Project: Making Knowledge In The Postmodern / Edition 1

by Ian Stronach

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ISBN-13: 9780415431118
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 11/23/2009
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Ian Stronach is Professor of Education at the Faculty of Education, Community and Leisure at Liverpool John Moores University, UK.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements vii

Introduction: writing, education, research 1

Section I

1 Globalizing education: thinking global, acting local 9

2 Discoursing the global in the national: making Science sexy (and vice versa) 43

3 Global and local professionalism: the case of teacher and nurse identities 64

4 Re-locating early professional learning: the 'invention' of teachers 101

Section II

5 The global/local nightmare: Enlightenment and its 'heart of darkness' 127

6 Localizing method: reflexivity, the picturing of selves, the forging of method 141

7 Hybridizing discipline, method and writing: this case is not yet blank 160

8 Educating the local: rethinking word-crashes, concepts, stories, theories, and sensing the new 175

References 195

Index 225

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