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  1. In Defence of Ubuntu.Moeketsi Letseka - 2012 - Studies in Philosophy and Education 31 (1):47-60.
    The article defends ubuntu against the assault by Enslin and Horsthemke (Comp Educ 40(4):545–558, 2004 ). It challenges claims that the Africanist/Afrocentrist project, in which the philosophy of ubuntu is central, faces numerous problems, involves substantial political, moral, epistemological and educational errors, and should therefore not be the basis for education for democratic citizenship in the South African context. The article finds coincidence between some of the values implicit in ubuntu and some of the values that are enshrined in the (...)
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    Educating for Ubuntu/Botho : Lessons From Basotho Indigenous Education.Moeketsi Letseka - 2013 - Open Journal of Philosophy 3 (2):337-344.
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    Foucault’s Discourse and Power: Implications for Instructionist Classroom Management.Victor Pitsoe & Moeketsi Letseka - 2013 - Open Journal of Philosophy 3 (1):23-28.
    This article picks up on Foucault’s radical reconceptualisation of concept “power”, and presents asignificant challenge to contemporary discourses surrounding instructionist classroom management. We critique his approach to instructionist classroom management on the basis that it conceptualises power as domination in dealing with disruption in the classroom. We argue that power and discourse are interrelated constructs that the teacher uses to perpetuateTaylorism, Fordism andbureaucraticdomination in aninstructionist classroom setting. Drawing on Foucault’s and Bourdieu’s works, this document reviews:1) explores Foucault’s theory of discourse; (...)
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    Book Notes. [REVIEW]Imes Chiu, David Clarke, Kai Jakobs, Irving Louis Horowitz, Robert Mason, John Magney, Moeketsi Letseka & George Hersey - 2002 - Knowledge, Technology & Policy 14 (4):164-188.
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    Book Notes. [REVIEW]David Pollard, Paola Parmendola, Linda Brennan, Pierre Desrochers, David Ellerman, Rodrigo Firmino, François Therin, Carl Hausler, Moeketsi Letseka, Rias van Wyk, Kalpana David, Jon W. Beard, Andrej Pinter, Daniel Hillyard, John Magney & Kai Jakobs - 2003 - Knowledge, Technology & Policy 16 (2):96-145.
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