Do philosophers of education dare be inspired by forerunners such as Nietzsche? – Transformation of the mind towards an affirmative and generative awareness

Educational Philosophy and Theory 50 (14):1418-1419 (2018)
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Abstract

What comes after postmodernism and how will this affect educational theory and, I would add, educational practices? I will take up these challenging questions by interpreting present times as a period of transformation towards a new kind of awareness. Nietzsche—for some the father of postmodernity, for me a visionary thinker who ‘presenced’ what was coming—has already explored this transformation.

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Henrietta Joosten
Erasmus University Rotterdam (PhD)

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Thinking Again: Education after Postmodernism.Nigel Blake, Paul Smeyers, Richard Smith & Paul Standish - 1999 - British Journal of Educational Studies 47 (4):407-408.

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