Reconstructing education

toward a pedagogy of critical humanism by Greta Hofmann Nemiroff

Publisher: OISE Press in Toronto

Written in English
Published: Pages: 199 Downloads: 672
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  • Dawson College. -- New School,
  • Critical pedagogy -- Quebec (Province) -- Montréal -- Case studies,
  • Education, Higher -- Québec (Province) -- Montréal -- Curricula -- Case Studies,
  • Education, Humanistic -- Quebec (Province) -- Montréal -- Case studies,
  • Free schools -- Quebec (Province) -- Montréal -- Case studies

Edition Notes

StatementGreta Hofmann Nemiroff.
ContributionsOntario Institute for Studies in Education.
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 199 p. :
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18653697M
ISBN 10077440390X
OCLC/WorldCa25550021

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