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Dr. Dewey, or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying about Where Ideas Come from and Love Critical Pedagogy

Authority, Hierarchy, and Me
  • E. Wayne Ross
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Abstract

I had certainly challenged any number of established doctrines and institutional policies, but didn’t think of myself as a dissident, rather as an active citizen. My scholarship was, at least on the surface, rather politically tame, grounded in Deweyan philosophy, highlighting the importance of agency and taking actions that encouraged democratic ways of thinking and living both within and beyond schools.

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Social Study Citizenship Education Critical Pedagogy Democratic Education Pedagogical Creed 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Wayne Ross
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  1. 1.University of British ColumbiaBritish Columbia

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