Category Archives: Books (Monographs)

New book series on (Post-) Critical Global Studies in Spanish, Portuguese & English

We are very happy to announce our new book series on (Post-) Critical Global Studies. This book series focuses on critical and post-critical research in the broader area of social sciences. It aims to establish a vivid movement of ideas … Continue reading

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“Those in power don’t listen”: Review of “Youth Participation in Democratic Life: Stories of Hope and Disillusion” by Bart Cammaerts, Michael Bruter, Shakuntala Banaji, Sarah Harrison & Nick Anstead (PalgraveMacMillan, 2016)

By Michalis Kontopodis & Myrto Nikolopoulou NOTE: Dr Shakuntala Banaji will give the second annual Digital Society Network lecture on Monday 9th October, 4.15 – 5.30pm at the University of Sheffield. Further details will follow soon.  In contrast to what may have been … Continue reading

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New Book on Multimodality, Learning & Communication (Bezemer & Kress)

Just been reading the new book by Jeff Bezemer & Gunther Kress “Multimodality, Learning And Communication: A Social Semiotic Frame” (Routledge). “Multimodality, Learning and Communication” explores through detailed examples inter-modal and intra-modal changes in learning practices with reference to a … Continue reading

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Vygotsky, Neoliberalism & Post-structuralism: Reflecting on Three Reviews of my Book “Neoliberalism, Pedagogy & Human Development” (Routledge, hardcover 2012, paperback 2014)

Printer-friendly version published in Outlines: Critical Practice Studies:  If one would ask in a conference, whether Vygotsky was a cognitive scientist, an interaction analyst, a psychoanalyst, a constructivist or a critical realist, the discussion may be long with plenty of … Continue reading

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New book on school intervention project in Brazil by F. Cunha

Very happy to share the news of a book publication by my PhD student Fernando R. Cunha Junior about a school intervention project at Escola Estadual Cônego José Eugênio de Faria in Cachoeira de Minas, Brazil. Well-written in English, the book “Monitoring … Continue reading

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The book: Neoliberalism, pedagogy & human development now in paperback!

Great news: The book Neoliberalism, Pedagogy and Human Development: Exploring Time, Mediation and Collectivity in Contemporary Schools (Routledge Series in Education) has just been published as a paperback and is now available at a much lower price for everybody to purchase. For ISCAR members … Continue reading

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update on publications

Dear readers: welcome to the new version of the blog and webpage “Education :: Mediation ::: Becoming”. Hopefully you will enjoy navigating through the links/ sub-webpages above. I am happy to help, if you cannot access the one or the … Continue reading

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new book: neoliberalism, pedagogy and human development

My book Neoliberalism, Pedagogy and Human Development has just been published. More information here as well as on the publisher’s webpage.

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