A Deleuzian Approach to Curriculum : Essays on a Pedagogical Life Hardback
Part of the Education, Psychoanalysis, and Social Transformation series
This work examines the impoverished image of life presupposed by the legacy of transcendent and representational thinking that continues to frame the limits of curricular thought.
Analyzing the ways in which modern institutions colonize desire and overdetermine the life of its subject, this book draws upon the anti-Oedipal philosophy of Gilles Deleuze, revolutionary artistic practice, and an unorthodox curriculum genealogy to rethink the pedagogical project as a task of concept creation for the liberation of life and instantiation of a people yet to come.
This book invites academics, artists, and graduate students to engage the contemporary struggles of curriculum theory, educational philosophy, and pedagogical practice with a new set of conceptual tools for thinking radical difference.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 218 pages, 3 Illustrations, black and white; XII, 218 p. 3 illus.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 19/01/2011
- Category: Educational psychology
- ISBN: 9780230104006
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