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Thinking in Education

Thinking in Education

2nd Edition

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  • Date Published: January 2003
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521012256

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  • This second edition makes a major contribution toward teaching for judgment skills, not just for knowledge. It provides methods for integrating emotive experience and thinking into a concerted approach to the improvement of reasoning and judgment. This second edition also shows how the community of inquiry can be utilized for the reduction of violence in the classroom and for the improvement of education of children at risk. The volume's abundant information about the varied approaches in the field of education makes it an invaluable resource for all teachers.

    •  Helpful diagrams
    •  Enlightening explanations of process educational thinking
    •  Practical advice on stimulating classroom thinking
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    "This book highlights, very appropriately, why thinking needs improving in schools. It illustrates, in a variety of ways, how teachers could encourage their pupils in thought-provoking debates....This book would be a useful resource to anyone involved in teaching philosophy, citizenship or subject-specific thinking." British Journal of Educational Studies

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    • Edition: 2nd Edition
    • Date Published: January 2003
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521012256
    • length: 318 pages
    • dimensions: 228 x 163 x 20 mm
    • weight: 0.44kg
    • contains: 17 b/w illus. 2 tables 1 exercise
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Part I. Education for Thinking:
    1. The reflective model of educational practice
    2. Approaches in teaching for thinking
    3. Obstacles and misconceptions in teaching for thinking
    Part II. Communities of Inquiry:
    4. Thinking in community
    5. The community of inquiry approach to violence reduction
    Part III. Orchestrating the Components:
    6. The emotions in thinking and in education
    7. Mental acts
    8. Thinking skills
    Part IV. Education for the Improvement of Thinking:
    9. The transactive dimensions of thinking
    10. Education for critical thinking
    11. Education for creative thinking
    12. Education for caring thinking
    13. Strengthening the power of judgment.

  • Author

    Matthew Lipman, Montclair State University, New Jersey

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