Educating for Cosmopolitanism: Lessons from Cognitive Science and Literature (Palgrave Pivot) (Hardcover)

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Drawing on developments in cognitive science, Bracher formulates pedagogical strategies for teaching literature in ways that develop students' cognitive capabilities for cosmopolitanism, the pursuit of global equality and justice. Several staple classroom texts, such as Things Fall Apart, provide detailed examples for teaching practices.

About the Author


Mark Bracher is Professor of English at Kent State University.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781137392268
ISBN-10: 1137392266
Publisher: Palgrave Pivot
Publication Date: October 31st, 2013
Pages: 141
Language: English
Series: Palgrave Pivot