PDF [Landscapes of Learning] author Maxine Greene
I m kind of reading my way through this OFF AND ON AS I M WRITING THIS and on as I m writing this I m really liking Maxine s take on ed philosophy Excellent God bless you Maxine Greeneand happy birthday Learning Landscapes is an original vital book which is written atop ot. Special 2018 EditionFrom the new Introduction by Janet L Miller Teachers College Columbia UniversityMaxine Greene never claimed to be
visionary thinker forty years later her trepidations detailed throughout 1978's Landscapes of Learning now appear unnervingly prescient Witness and treasure Landscapes as evidence of her matchless abilities to inspire myriad educators and students worldwideI would suggest that there must always be a place in teacher education for 'foundations' people whose fundamental concern is with opening new perspectives on the many faces of the human world Maxine GreeneThe essays in this volume demonstrate clearly that Maxine Greene is herself an example of the kind of foundations specialist she hopes to see someo. Eene s analysis of the passivity and the dire influence of positivism in education seem After John Dewey maybe the reatest American educational philosopher and this has been a very important book for me Very powerful way to rethink what is important in learnin. For self reflectiveness wide awakeness and personal transformation within the context of each person's own lived world each one's particular landscape of work experience anda visionary thinker
aspirationRecognizing the multiple realities that compose experience the many landscapes against which sense making proceeds the essays are rouped inthe multiple realities that compose experience the many landscapes against which sense making proceeds the essays are rouped in sections intellectual and moral components of emancipatory education; social issues and their implications for approaches to pedagogy; artistic aesthetic considerations in the making of curriculum; and the cultural
of women's predicaments today All are by examples; all are written with race and passion; all will help achieve reater self understanding and critical consciousne. ,Significance Of Women's Predicaments Today All Are
Her books Maxine Greene a self professed phenomenological existentialist is a brilliant thinker and a pleasure to read Her passionate clear and innovative ideas are refreshing Written in the 1970s this is her first book but you can hardly tell the time period Gr. Ne who can stimulate inform and bring new insights to teachers students curriculum planners administrators makers indeed all those concerned with education in its broadest senseThese
essays a number of them based on presented to various professional organizations reveals her dedication to learning and teachinga number of them based on lectures presented to various professional organizations reveals her dedication to learning and teaching it reveals her belief in the potential of each individual person A philosopher whose orientation is
largely existential and phenomenological she seeks to demystify aspects of today's technological societyexistential and phenomenological she seeks to demystify aspects of today's technological society uestion taken for ranted notions of social justice and euality and to elucidate conflicts between youth and age the poor and the middle class people of color and Whites male and female As a humanist she calls.