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Changing our landscape of inquiry for a new science of education

Monday, May 20th, 2013

Professor Gary Thomas, University of Birmingham 20th May 2013 Abstract Research into education repeatedly makes a mistake first noted by Dewey. That mistake is in misunderstanding our science. Because of this misunderstanding, we often engage in unproductive kinds of research. The consequences of the error are amplified in current attempts to import various supposedly scientific […]


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The OECD as a site of co-production: European education governance and the new politics of ‘policy mobilisation’

Monday, May 13th, 2013

Dr Sotiria Grek, School of Social and Poltiical Science, University of Edinburgh 13th May 2013 Abstract Located in the field of the transnational governance of education, this presentation will examine the case of the OECD as a key expert organisation in the governing of European education. It builds on previous work (Grek 2009) which showed […]


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