Postmodernism, Feminism, and Cultural Politics: Redrawing Educational Boundaries

Postmodernism, Feminism, and Cultural Politics: Redrawing Educational Boundaries

by Henry A. Giroux (Editor)

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ISBN-13: 9780791405772
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication date: 01/01/1991
Series: SUNY Series, Teacher Empowerment and School Reform Series
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

About the Author

Henry A. Giroux is Professor and Renowned Scholar in Residence in the School of Education and Allied Professions at Miami University, and Director of the Center for Education and Cultural Studies. He is the author of Ideology, Culture, and the Process of Schooling; Theory and Resistance in Education; Education Under Siege; Teachers as Intellectuals; Schooling and the Struggle for Public Life; Popular Culture, Schooling and Everyday Life; Postmodern Education: Politics, Culture and Social Criticism; and editor with Peter McLaren of Critical Pedagogy, the State, and Cultural Struggle, also published by SUNY Press.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

Introduction:
Modernism, Postmodernism, and Feminism: Rethinking the Boundaries of Educational Discourse
Henry A. Giroux

1. Reading Images Critically: Toward a Postmodern Pedagogy
Douglas Kellner

2. An Ethic of Solidarity and Difference
Sharon Welch

3. Presence of Mind in the Absence of Body
Linda Brodkey and Michelle Fine

4. Raging Hormones and Powerful Cars: The Construction of Men's Sexuality in School Sex Education and Popular Adolescent Films
Mariamne H. Whatley

5. Schooling the Postmodern Body: Critical Pedagogy and the Politics of Enfleshment
Peter L. McLaren

6. Women Dancing Back: Disruption and the Politics of Pleasure
Leslie Gotfrit

7. The Making of the Boy: Meditations on What Grammar School Did With, To, and For My Body
Philip R. D. Corrigan

8. Postmodernism as Border Pedagogy: Redefining the Boundaries of Race and Ethnicity
Henry A. Giroux

Notes and References

Index

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