Information related to research interest "Culture, diversity and social justice"

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  • Faculty of Education and Arts

  • Nat Sch of Education

  • Dr Amy Kathleen McPherson

    The abiding concern of my research is to identify and understand philosophical dimensions in the cultural logics of education. Drawing on ideas from philosophical feminism, I tend to work at the intersection of epistemology, ethics and the politics of education. I am concerned with the relationship between education and society, the situated nature of educational issues through attention to social and cultural contexts, the powerful patterns that underlie our thinking about education and the generation of imaginative conceptions of philosophy of education. Recent research projects include: a study of the relationship between spatiality, embodiment, technology and classrooms; equity and widening participation in education, politics of wellbeing and ability in schooling and education for sustainability.

    Phone : 4158 (Strathfield) Email : Amy.McPherson@acu.edu.au

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