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Author Roberts, Peter, 1963- author.
Title Better worlds [electronic resource] : education, art, and utopia / Peter Roberts and John Freeman-Moir.
Published Lanham : Lexington Books, [2013]
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 Electronic Book  LB14.7 .R62 2013eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 180 pages) : illustrations.
Series Critical education policies and practices
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: Introduction: Utopia, Dystopia, and Education -- Chapter 1: Crafting Experience: William Morris, John Dewey, and Utopia -- Chapter 2: Art for Dishonour, Utopian Inflection, Sympathy's Education -- Chapter 3: Utopia, Dystopia, and the Struggle for Redemption: Iris Murdoch and Educative Attention -- Chapter 4: Pictures and Particularities: The Uncertain Creativity of Action -- Chapter 5: Education and the Dream of a Better World: The Pedagogy of Paulo Freire -- Chapter 6: A Golden Age? Dostoevsky, Taoism, and Utopia -- Chapter 7: Technology, Utopia, and Scholarly Life: Ideals and Realities in the Work of Hermann Hesse.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Education -- Philosophy.
Critical pedagogy.
Education in literature.
Utopias in literature.
Related Names Freeman-Moir, D. John, author.
Related To Print version: Roberts, Peter,. Better worlds. . 9780739166475 0739166476 (DLC) 2012044947
ISBN 0739166484 (electronic bk.)
9780739166482 (electronic bk.)
9780739166475 (hardback)
0739166476 (hardback)