A textbook for courses in curriculum planning, development, implementation and evaluation
A resource for researchers, theoreticians, and practitioners of curriculum
A reference for teachers, supervisors, and administrators who participate in curriculum making
A comprehensive, thoroughly documented, balanced overview of the foundations, principles, and issues of curriculum
While many texts focus on either theory or practice, or advance a particular political or social position, or approach the field of curriculum as an administrative challenge, this authoritative text provides readers with a balanced, comprehensive view of the entire field of curriculum. Through this approach the authors encourage readers to consider choices and formulate their own views on curriculum foundations, principles, and issues. As In previous editions, the text thoroughly explores the historical, philosophical, psychological, and social context for the field; addresses the curriculum process and issues that influence it; and encourages readers to consider how new thinking impacts curriculum deliberations, development, and implementation.
Table of Contents
PART I: Foundations of Curriculum
Chapter 1 The Field of Curriculum
Chapter 2 Philosophical Foundations of Curriculum
Chapter 3 Historical Foundations of Curriculum
Chapter 4 Psychological Foundations of Curriculum
Chapter 5 Social Foundations of Curriculum
PART II: Principles of Curriculum
Chapter 6: Curriculum Design
Chapter 7: Curriculum Development
Chapter 8: Curriculum Implementation
Chapter 9: Curriculum Evaluation
PART III: Issues of Curriculum
Chapter 10: International Scenes in Education
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$68.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-269344-8