Inventing the Modern Self and John Dewey: Modernities and the Traveling of Pragmatism in Education—An Introduction

  • Thomas S. Popkewitz


This book explores the relationship of education to modernity, pragmatism, and one of pragmatism’s major international spokespersons, John Dewey. As I look across a number of social science and philosophy journals today, these three themes have found a certain prominence in contemporary scholarship for thinking about the problems, issues, and dilemmas of the present.


Educational Reform Authority Relation Conceptual Persona American Pragmatism Urban Mass 
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