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By Catherine Burke,Ken Jones

As considered one of Britain's most unusual thinkers and writers Colin Ward wrote generally approximately optimistic and sensible examples from the previous and current of the anarchist spirit or the 'social precept' in way of life. This quantity is the 1st scholarly paintings devoted to interpreting the importance of his designated and hugely correct contributions to the parts of schooling, little ones and the surroundings.

In every one bankruptcy, foreign participants from educational and activist backgrounds provide cross-disciplinary and demanding views on Ward's paintings and its relevance to modern debates. The publication is split into 4 key areas:

  • The Sand field of the City

  • Adventures in Education

  • Reflections on Practice

  • Mobilisations.

This publication will entice teachers and execs drawn to the situation of youth and formative years at the present time. it is going to turn out worthwhile for postgraduates and pros project extra expert improvement, and is appropriate to somebody learning, learning or operating in fields in relation to young ones, schooling and the surroundings not only within the united kingdom yet beyond.

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