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McLaren, Peter 1948-

Overview
Works: 205 works in 631 publications in 6 languages and 20,797 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Interviews  Biography  Diaries  Abstracts 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Editor, Interviewee, Other, Composer
Classifications: LC196, 370.115
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter McLaren
Life in schools : an introduction to critical pedagogy in the foundations of education by Peter McLaren( Book )

45 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text is a provocative investigation of the political, social, and economic factors underlying classroom practices, offering a unique introduction to the contemporary field of critical pedagogy. Life in Schools features excerpts from the author's best-selling work, Cries from the Corridor: The New Suburban Ghetto. The text provokes analytic discussion of social problems and a theoretical framework for formulating potential solutions (Parts III & IV). It also includes a new discussion of race and class, a chapter on the social construction of whiteness, and a new chapter that challenges current domestic and foreign policies of the current White House administration (including the No Child Left Behind Act) and their impact upon American public schooling
Critical pedagogy and predatory culture : oppositional politics in a postmodern era by Peter McLaren( Book )

28 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critical Pedagogy and Predatory Culture is a major contribution to the radical literature on culture, identity, and the politics of schooling, especially as it addresses the challenge and the promise of school and social reform through what the author calls a "critical multiculturalism." The author's approach to what he calls "predatory culture" and his exploration of recent debates over the role of public institutions and the state within such culture offers the discerning reader a unique combination of neo-Marxist and post-structuralist theory--referred to by the author as "resistance of postmodernist critique." Readers are invited to construct a politics of resistance at the level of everyday institutional life and within other public spheres. Such a politics of resistance is discussed in detail as a form of critical pedagogy which the author develops from the work of the Brazilian educator, Paulo Freire, and, in a number of geopolitical settings, the educational left, including Deleuze, Guattari, Derrida, Foucault, Lyotard and others
Schooling as a ritual performance : towards a political economy of educational symbols and gestures by Peter McLaren( Book )

34 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between borders : pedagogy and the politics of cultural studies by Henry A Giroux( Book )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Informed by the belief that critical pedagogy must move beyond the classroom if it is to be truly effective, this essay collection makes clear how cultural practices--as portrayed in film, sports, and in the classroom itself--enable cultural studies to deepen its own political possibilities and to construct diverse geographies of identity, representation and place. Contributors: Henry A. Giroux, Ava Collins, Nancy Fraser, Carol Becker, bell hooks, Michael Eric Dyson, Roger I. Simon, Chandra Talpede Mohanty, Simon Watney, Michele Wallace, Peter McLaren, David Trend, Ab
Multicultural education, critical pedagogy, and the politics of difference by Christine E Sleeter( Book )

9 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critical multiculturalism : uncommon voices in a common struggle( Book )

15 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection explores the way in which critical theory and practice can unite into a common vision of democratic hope. While each author has his or her own specialty, the thread of shared dreams is portrayed in a call for solidarity. The separate viewpoints are drawn together to constitute a democratic platform for an enlightened critical education agenda. From narrative to critical ethnography, case studies explore the multicultural and power struggles of states, districts, and schools. Intimately connected to all contributions in this collection is the commitment of each author to similar
Paulo Freire : a critical encounter by Peter McLaren( Book )

23 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paulo Freire is regarded by many social critics as pe the twentieth century. This volume presents a pathfinding analysis by an international group of scholars
Critical pedagogy, the state, and cultural struggle( Book )

10 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Che Guevara, Paulo Freire, and the pedagogy of revolution by Peter McLaren( Book )

16 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This title examines what is currently at stake culturally, politically, and educationally in contemporary global capitalist society. The book evaluates the message of Che Guevara and Paulo Freire for politics in general and education
Revolutionary multiculturalism : pedagogies of dissent for the new millennium by Peter McLaren( Book )

20 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work by one of North America's leading educational theorists and cultural critics culminates a decade of social analyses that focus on the political economy of schooling, Paulo Freire and literacy education, hip-hop culture, and multicultural education. McLaren also examines the work of Baudrillard as well as Bourdieu's reflexive sociology. Always in McLaren's work is a profound understanding of the relationship among advanced capitalism, the politics of knowledge, and the formation of identity. One of the central themes of this volume is the relationship between the political and the pedagogical for educators, activists, artists, and other cultural workers. McLaren argues that the central project ahead in the struggle for social justice is not so much the politics of diversity as the global decentering and dismantling of whiteness. This volume also contains an interview with the author
Critical literacy : politics, praxis, and the postmodern by Colin Lankshear( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This occasional paper was written for the Australian Curriculum Studies Association in May 1994 and focuses attention on and challenges our understanding of the natures and principles of critical literacy. Has been updated by later articles by Lankshear
Politics of liberation : paths from Freire by Peter McLaren( Book )

18 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book consists of a collection of original essays on the work of Paulo Freire, based on divers experiences of First and Third world contexts. All of authors argue that Paulo Freire is the cornerstone upon which a new vision and strategies of liberation can be built. The book offers a broad interpretive base addressing Marxist and post-socialist, modern and post-modern, hermeneutical, feminist and post-colonial perspectives
Critical theory and educational research( Book )

8 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critical pedagogy : where are we now? by Peter McLaren( Book )

12 editions published in 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The politics of multiculturalism and bilingual education : students and teachers caught in the cross fire by Carlos J Ovando( Book )

7 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on political issues in multicultural and bilingual education include: "Cultural Recognition and Civil Discourse in Democracy" (Carlos J. Ovando, Peter McLaren); "The Political Life of Language Metaphors in Writings About Diversity in Education" (Sharon Pugh, Ovando, Nicole Schonemann); "Contesting Whiteness: Critical Perspectives on the Struggle for Social Justice" (McLaren, Juan Munoz); "The War Against Cultural Politics: Beyond Conservative and Neo-Enlightenment Left 'Oppositions': a Critique" (Henry A. Giroux); "Multiculturalism and Religion" (Warren A. Nord); "The Politics of Multiculturalism: a Three-Country Comparison" (Sabrina W. M. Laine, Margaret Sutton); "Language Politics in the United States: The Paradox of Bilingual Education" (James Crawford); "Beyond Adversarial Discourse: Searching for Common Ground in the Education of Bilingual Students" (Jim Cummins); "The Politics of Bilingual Immersion Programs" (Ovando, Ricardo Perez); "In Search of a New Border Pedagogy: Sociocultural Conflicts Facing Teachers and Student Along the U.S.-Mexico Border" (Margarita Calderon, Argelia Carreon); "Crossing Borders: The Politics of Schooling Asian Students" (Masahiko Minami); "With, Not For: The Politics of Service Learning in Multicultural Communities" (Carolyn O'Grady, Beth Chappell); and "Multiculturalism: Beyond a Zero-Sum Game" (Ovando, McLaren). (Mse)
Capitalists and conquerors : a critical pedagogy against empire by Peter McLaren( Book )

7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rethinking media literacy : a critical pedagogy of representation( Book )

8 editions published in 1995 in English and German and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teaching against global capitalism and the new imperialism : a critical pedagogy by Peter McLaren( Book )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book will address a number of urgent themes in education today that include multiculturalism, the politics of whiteness, the globalization of capital, neoliberalism, postmodernism, imperialism, and current debates in Marxist social theory. The above themes will be linked to critical educational praxis, particularly to teaching activities within urban schools. Finally, the book will develop the basis for a wider political project directed at resisting and transforming economic exploitation, cultural homogenization, political repression, and gender inequality
Critical pedagogies of consumption : living and learning in the shadow of the "shopocalypse" by Jennifer A Sandlin( Book )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Distinguished international scholars from a wide range of disciplines (including curriculum studies, foundations of education, adult education, higher education, and consumer education) come together in this book to explore consumption and its relation to learning, identity development, and education. Readers will learn about a variety of ways in which learning and education intersect with consumption. This volume is unique within the literature of education in its examination of educational sites-both formal and informal - where learners and teachers are resisting consumerism and enacting critical pedagogies of consumption."--Jacket
Rage + hope : interviews with Peter McLaren on war, imperialism, + critical pedagogy by Peter McLaren( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Between borders : pedagogy and the politics of cultural studies
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Critical pedagogy and predatory culture : oppositional politics in a postmodern eraSchooling as a ritual performance : towards a political economy of educational symbols and gesturesBetween borders : pedagogy and the politics of cultural studiesMulticultural education, critical pedagogy, and the politics of differenceCritical multiculturalism : uncommon voices in a common strugglePaulo Freire : a critical encounterCritical pedagogy, the state, and cultural struggleChe Guevara, Paulo Freire, and the pedagogy of revolution