Presence Of Mind: Educ...
Pepi Leistyna
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Presence Of Mind: Education And The Politics Of Deception

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Widely misunderstood and misinterpreted at its most basic level, critical pedagogy provides a lens through which educators and students are better able to examine and interact with the real, underlying power relationships that structure our world. These educational politics determine how we make meaning of commonplace events, the purpose and goals of public education, the...more
Hardcover, 272 pages
Published December 24th 1998 by Westview Press
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Associate professor in the Applied Linguistics Graduate Studies Program at the University of Massachusetts, Boston. He coordinates the research program and teaches courses in cultural studies, media analysis, critical pedagogy, and language acquisition. Speaking internationally on issues of democracy, education, and social justice, Leistyna’s books include Breaking Free: The Transformative Power o...more
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