ERIC Number: ED416802
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
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Curriculum: Toward New Identities. Critical Education Practice, Volume 12. Garland Reference Library of Social Science, Volume 1135.
Pinar, William F., Ed.
This collection of essays draws upon research in political, feminist, theological, literary, and racial theory to examine research methodologies relating to curriculum studies. The essays are: (1) "Storying the Self: Life Politics and the Study of the Teacher's Life and Work" (Ivor F. Goodson); (2) "Curriculum, Transcendence, and Zen/Taoism: Critical Ontology of the Self" (Wen-Song Hwu); (3) "On Using the Literacy Portfolio To Prepare Teachers for 'Willful World Traveling'" (Paula M. Salvio; (4) "Unskinning Curriculum" (Dennis J. Sumara and Brent Davis); (5) "Reflections and Diffractions: Functions of Fiction in Curriculum Inquiry" (Noel Gough); (6) "Pinar's Currere and Identity in Hyperreality: Grounding the Post-Formal Notion of Intrapersonal Intelligence" (Joe L. Kincheloe); (7) "Psychoanalytic Feminism and the Powerful Teacher" (Wendy Atwell-Vasey); (8) "Early Childhood Education: A Call for the Construction of Revolutionary Images" (Gaile S. Cannella); (9) "Beyond Eurocentrism in Science Education: Promises and Problematics from a Feminist Poststructuralist Perspective" (Annette Gough); (10) "Is There a Queer Pedagogy? Or, Stop Reading Straight" (Deborah P. Britzman); (11) "Don't Ask: Don't Tell: 'Sniffing Out Queers' in Education" (Suzanne de Castell and Mary Bryson); (12) "The Uses of Culture: Canon Formation, Postcolonial Literature, and the Multicultural Project" (Cameron McCarthy); (13) "Engendering Curriculum History" (Petra Munro); (14) "Curriculum and Concepts of Control" (William E. Doll, Jr.); (15) "Curriculum as Affichiste: Popular Culture and Identity" (Alan A. Block); (16) "Models of Excellence: Independent African-Centered Schools" (Shariba Rivers and Kofi Lomotey); and (17) "Revolution and Reality: An Interview with Peter McLaren (Carmel Borg, Peter Mayo, and Ronald Sultana). (Individual chapters contain references.) (DB)
Descriptors: Cultural Pluralism, Curriculum, Curriculum Development, Early Childhood Education, Educational Change, Educational Philosophy, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education, Feminism, Higher Education, Homosexuality, Multicultural Education, Political Influences, Racial Factors, Theology
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