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ERIC Number: EJ453756
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0040-5841
Language, Difference, and Curriculum Theory: Beyond the Politics of Clarity.
Giroux, Henry A.
Theory into Practice, v31 n3 p219-27 Sum 1992
Discusses controversy over language, clarity, and experience in educational theory, recommending a language theory that recognizes complexity and difference. Linguistic clarity suppresses differences and multiplicity and reproduces a populist elitism that disempowers educators. People need knowledge and skills to be able to govern and shape society. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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