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Rosana Cebalho Fernandes; Alexandre Da Trindade – Globalisation, Societies and Education, 2024
Paulo Freire's concept of "inédito viável" or untested feasibility, refers to the exploration of possibilities to transcend limiting situations and transform realities. In this paper, we examine how this idea is related to the counter-hegemonic pedagogical proposal of popular education by the Florestan Fernandes National School (ENFF),…
Descriptors: Land Settlement, Social Action, Popular Education, Foreign Countries
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Xuelong Hu – British Journal of Sociology of Education, 2024
This paper examines how the Durkheimian approach to the 'ideal' delineates a possible way of straddling the dilemma between the normative orientation of 'powerful knowledge' accounts and the critical orientation of 'knowledge of the powerful' accounts. It argues that the normative aims are embedded in the fabrics of the sociological description…
Descriptors: Educational Sociology, Educational Change, Foundations of Education, Social Change
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O'Donnell, Jennifer Lee; Sadlier, Stephen T. – Anthropology & Education Quarterly, 2023
In this article, we provide an overview of diffraction theory, followed by an explanation of diffraction as an analytical methodology. We highlight how tools like the agential cut can be used to redraw the boundaries of ethnographic research so that data can be a continuous becoming with the researcher. We offer vignettes from our work on…
Descriptors: Social Action, Ethnography, Research, Social Change
Tiffany E. Demris – ProQuest LLC, 2023
This dissertation seeks to introduce financial modernization as a distinct subcategory of modernization and present practical applications for sport managers. Modernization literature has shown that, as society advances, levels of complexity increase. Modernization is generally concerned about the impact of technology, transportation, financial…
Descriptors: Administration, College Athletics, Financial Support, Development
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Sabet, Navid – Education and Urban Society, 2024
This article examines the potential contribution of social enterprise to the "wicked" problem of creativity and literacy in a performative schooling environment, drawing on an ethnographic study of Ciento, a social enterprise organization that works with under-resourced young people, families, and communities in Melbourne, Australia. In…
Descriptors: Creativity, Literacy, Foreign Countries, Social Change
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Chris M. Opatrny-Yazell; Keira N. Solon; Marlys R. Peck – New Horizons in Adult Education & Human Resource Development, 2024
An increased interest in social entrepreneurship at the organizational level has a broad impact on human resource development (HRD) professionals. Organizations with an enhanced social consciousness may employ HRD training to create awareness of social issues and facilitate social movement learning. At present, HRD literature lacks guidance on…
Descriptors: Social Change, Student Empowerment, Entrepreneurship, Human Resources
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Xiao, Yiqi; Jiang, Chenhan – International Journal of Technology and Design Education, 2023
Social design produces strategic, systematic solutions or new cultures as a response to the complexity of social changes and, in consequence, designers who are used to the traditional way of ideation may not be well prepared for the requirements of social design. This paper identified the characteristics of the concept generation of industrial…
Descriptors: Industrial Arts, Design, Concept Formation, Prior Learning
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Wooyeong Kim – Learning, Media and Technology, 2024
After World War II, educational television became a significant tool for improving the quality of schooling worldwide. The use of educational television was starting to be considered a modernized way for developing the educational system in many countries including South Korea. Drawing on the archival sources of U.S. Agency for International…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Educational Television, Historical Interpretation, Social Change
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Tevis, Tenisha L.; Foste, Zak – Journal of Diversity in Higher Education, 2023
A bevy of recent incidents at colleges and universities across the nation have underscored that legacies of white supremacy continue to manifest in both overt and subtle ways. From Mizzou and Michigan to Cornell and Drake, contemporary manifestations of white supremacy are not limited to a particular geographic region or institutional type.…
Descriptors: Whites, Racism, Higher Education, Leadership
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Bruce, Bertram C. – Schools: Studies in Education, 2023
In a time of for-profit schooling, continuing segregation, racism, book banning, unconscionable inequality, and antiquated approaches to pedagogy, the prescription for democratic schooling seems daunting. Yet the path is clear: We need to change society to enable democracy in schools; we need democratic schooling to bring the public out of its…
Descriptors: Democratic Values, Citizenship Education, Civics, Citizen Participation
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Cervetti, Gina N.; Pearson, P. David – Reading Teacher, 2023
In their Four Resources Model, Freebody and Luke (1990) described four roles that readers take as they engage with texts: the code breaker, meaning maker, text user/analyst, and text critic. In this article, we propose the addition of a fifth role, the text actor. In this role, readers engage with texts that can incite, inform, and inspire them to…
Descriptors: Content Area Reading, Social Change, Learner Engagement, Role
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Adams, Curt M.; Adigun, Olajumoke; Fiegener, Ashlyn M.; Olsen, Jentre J. – Journal of Transformative Education, 2023
In this conceptual paper, we advance Transformative Leadership Conversation as a form of dialogue that relies on shared meaning-making to activate the motivational energy within people to transform social structures that impede aspirational realities. Transformative Leadership Conversation leverages the most commonly available resource for…
Descriptors: Transformational Leadership, Educational Change, Educational Theories, Social Change
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Jason R. Swisher – Emerald Publishing Limited, 2023
As the record number of forcibly-displaced persons in the world continues to rise, more people of differing origins are sharing space and learning to live together. Prolonged displacement has turned into permanent resettlement and citizenship. To reflect this geopolitical transformation, education too must transform. "Beyond Refuge"…
Descriptors: Refugees, Youth, Social Change, Educational Change
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Aaron DeMasi; Emiel Schoneveld; Sarah E. Berger – Developmental Psychology, 2024
Infant motor development is affected by the sociocultural context in which it takes place. Because societal and cultural practices are dynamic, this exploratory study examined whether the ages at which infants typically learned to crawl, cruise, and walk changed over the past 3 decades. We compiled archival data from 1,306 infants born between…
Descriptors: Infants, Motor Development, Psychomotor Skills, Social Influences
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Ahmad Akkad; Emily F. Henderson – Teaching in Higher Education, 2024
This article explores Syrian higher education (HE) teachers' perceptions of their role as change agents in the reconstruction of post-conflict Syria. It utilises the notions of "change agent" and "strategic competence" (previously developed in relation to academics by Idahosa and Vincent) for exploring HE teachers' capacity to…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, College Faculty, Teacher Role, Change Agents
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