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Teaching Democracy in an Age of Uncertainty: Place-Responsive Learning

Gilbert Burgh

The book is the first monograph on philosophy for children to focus on education in a democracy.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Routledge
  • Publish Date: Jan 29th, 2024
  • Pages: 224
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.21in - 6.14in - 0.50in - 0.75lb
  • EAN: 9780367565107
  • Categories: Philosophy, Theory & Social AspectsPolitical Ideologies - Democracy

About the Author

Gilbert Burgh is an Honorary Associate Professor in Philosophy in the Philosophy in the School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry, The University of Queensland, Australia. He has published widely on democratic education, civics and citizenship education, dialogic pedagogy, and the development of the community of inquiry in educational discourse.

Simone Thornton is a Lecturer in Philosophy in the School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry, The University of Queensland, Australia. Simone's research interests and publications intersect environmental philosophy, philosophy and education, and social and political philosophy, including environmental education, decolonisation, philosophy in schools, and the philosophy of Camus and Plumwood.

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