Educational Theory and Jewish Studies in Conversation : From Volozhin to Buczacz.

Educational Theory and Jewish Studies in Conversation: From Volozhin to Buczacz, by Harvey Shapiro, PhD, brings together two different fields of study-modern Jewish studies and contemporary educational theory-to provide new theoretical frameworks for their interaction. Shapiro provides alternative t...

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Main Author: Shapiro, Harvey
Format: eBook
Published: Lanham : Lexington Books, 2012.
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Table of Contents:
  • Acknowledgments; Part 1: Introducing the Discourses: Education, Jewish Studies, and Interdisciplinarity; 1 Engaging the Discourses; 2 Differentiating and Deepening the Relationships; Part 2: Educational Theory Meets Volozhin; 3 R. Ḥayyim of Volozhin, John Dewey, and Martha Nussbaum; 4 Ends versus "The End"; 5 Walking and Talking Together; Part 3: Agnon's Narratives: An Ethics of Alterity in Reading and Teaching; 6 Multivocal Narrative and the Teacher as Narrator; 7 The Student as Outcast; Afterword: The Legacy of Conversation; Bibliography; Index; About the Author.