Critical Curriculum Studies: Education, Consciousness, and by Wayne Au

By Wayne Au

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Critical Curriculum experiences offers a singular framework for puzzling over how curriculum pertains to scholars’ realizing of the area round them. Wayne Au brings jointly curriculum thought, severe academic reports, and feminist perspective conception with useful examples of training for social justice to argue for a transformative curriculum that demanding situations present inequity in social, academic, and fiscal kinfolk. employing the paintings of vital students corresponding to Freire, Vygotsky, Hartsock, Harding, and others, Critical Curriculum Studies, argues that we needs to comprehend the connection among the curriculum and the categories of attention we stock out into the world.

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