Daily Archives: October 12, 2013

Distributed Cognitions: Psychological and Educational Considerations

Traditionally, human cognition has been seen and studied as existing solely “inside” a person, irrelevant to the social, physical, and artifactual context in which cognition takes place. This book reexamines the nature of cognition and proposes that a clearer understanding … Continue reading

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As multidões sem rosto

Com Negri, e para muito além dele, o que define as multidões é a recusa ativa do rosto em proveito das singularidades irredutíveis de um corpo social criativo, múltiplo, anônimo, potente, inclassificável e incoercível. Nessa guerra de guerrilhas entre corpos … Continue reading

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Learning and Education for a Better World: The Role of Social Movements

This is a book for activists, students, scholars of social movements and adult education and for the public interested in the contemporary movements of our times. From the streets of Barcelona and Athens, the public squares in Cairo, Tunis and … Continue reading

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Art and Activism in the Age of Globalization

Has subversion become outdated? Has political art become conformist under the guise of criticality? With the proliferation of committed or socially engaged art practices, currently featured and supported by notable public and private institutions, come many questions regarding its impact … Continue reading

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