Gea

Sign in to Goodreads to learn more about Gea.


Add as a Friend Follow Reviews   Send Message | Compare Books


A Post-Modern Per...
Gea rated a book it was amazing
bookshelves: currently-reading
recommended for: parents, educators, those interested in history, learning and philosophy
Rate this book
Clear rating

Gea Gea said: " Still reading --- but so far this is a very good book that tells the historical story of how the world came into modernism (how the foundations of the modern world were established in philosophy and the physical world) and contrasts modernity with po ...more "

 
For Your Own Good...
Gea is currently reading
recommended for: parents, those interested in history
Rate this book
Clear rating

Gea Gea said: " So far the entire first third of the book is excerpts from writings about 'parenting' from Germany around 1770-1800. Shows how horrible parents were supposed to raise their kids. I am having a hard time getting through reading all of it - not only be ...more "

 
Teaching to Trans...
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
See all 9 books that Gea is reading…

Gea’s Recent Updates

Gea rated a book really liked it
Beyond Morning Sickness by Ashli Foshee McCall
Rate this book
Clear rating
Not just morning sickness. Did you know that there is a serious (and more common than you think) severe and dangerous illness that some pregnant women experience? This is an important book that exposes the lack of medical care and lack of understandi ...more
Gea rated a book it was amazing
Mother Outlaws by Andrea O'Reilly
Rate this book
Clear rating
Gea rated a book really liked it
The Death of Nature by Carolyn Merchant
Rate this book
Clear rating
In her 1980 book, The Death of Nature, Carolyn Merchant developed a feminist theory through the lens of the ecology movement. She explained how the pre-scientific world not only maintained a sense of chivalry and respect toward nature, but also assoc ...more
Gea joined the group Home Schooling Moms
1353
" Here are a couple works I recommend on the topic. Any other suggestions?

Bobel, Chris. (2002). The paradox of natural mothering. Temple University Pres
...more "
" Here are a couple that I recommend. Any other suggestions?

Bobel, Chris. (2002). "The paradox of natural mothering." Temple University Press: Philadelp
...more "
Gea rated a book it was amazing
A Post-Modern Perspective on Curriculum by William E. Doll Jr.
A Post-Modern Perspective on Curriculum
by William E. Doll Jr.
recommended for: parents, educators, those interested in history, learning and philosophy
Rate this book
Clear rating
Still reading --- but so far this is a very good book that tells the historical story of how the world came into modernism (how the foundations of the modern world were established in philosophy and the physical world) and contrasts modernity with po ...more
Gea rated a book really liked it
The Book of Learning and Forgetting by Frank  Smith
Rate this book
Clear rating
Frank Smith is the author of many books on education and child development. He holds a Ph.D. from Harvard University and teaches in Canada. Smith defines two visions of learning: the ‘official’ theory (learning is work) and a ‘classic’ view (we learn ...more
More of Gea's books…
541 Home Schoolers & Life Learners — 79 members — last activity Dec 24, 2012 12:35PM
A non-denominational life learner group. Share information on critical pedagogy, discuss the history of public schooling, discuss how education has be ...more
593 The Evergreen State College — 16 members — last activity Nov 29, 2010 09:15PM
TESC past, present, and future students to stay in touch and share valuable and new knowledge.
114 Educator Book Club — 727 members — last activity Jan 24, 2017 05:34AM
Finally a place for parents, teachers, administrators, professors, and students to meet, talk, and share books about education: the art and craft of t ...more
377 Nature Calls — 278 members — last activity Oct 31, 2013 01:08PM
A place for people who love to read about and/or are compelled to write out the natural world. Share and discuss books that move you, anger you, chang ...more
107 The Pacific Northwest Contingent — 123 members — last activity Nov 12, 2016 07:32PM
PNW book lovers unite!
More of Gea’s groups…
Chessa
2,819 books | 286 friends

Bart King
911 books | 398 friends

Julia
60 books | 104 friends

Carrie
736 books | 173 friends

Stephanie
733 books | 80 friends

Maria H...
63 books | 726 friends

Ada
Ada
85 books | 235 friends

Star Sc...
0 books | 39 friends

More friends…


Polls voted on by Gea

Lists liked by Gea