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The Best of Both Worlds – A Critical Pedagogy of Place

Taking the position that “critical pedagogy” and “place-based education” are mutually supportive educational traditions, this author argues for a conscious synthesis that blends the two discourses into a critical pedagogy of place. An analysis of critical pedagogy is presented that … Continue reading

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Habitus: A Sense of Place

“Habitus” is a concept developed by the late French sociologist, Pierre Bourdieu, as a ‘sense of one’s place … a sense of the other’s place’. It relates to our perceptions of the positions (or ‘place‘) of ourselves and other people … Continue reading

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