Mirror Images

Author: Casey Reason
Editor: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1412994047
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Mirror Images presents ten iconic teacher-leadership models that help teachers move away from teaching as they were taught toward new roles that can transform the profession.
Images of Excellence
Language: en
Pages: 226
Authors: Christopher Janaway
Categories: Mathematics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Plato was the first great figure in Western philosophy to assess the value of the arts; he famously argued in the Republic that traditionally accepted forms of poetry, drama, and music are unsound, claiming they are conducive to warped ethical standards, detrimental to the psyche, andpurveyors of illusions about important
Image of Excellence
Language: en
Pages: 407
Authors: Robert W. Butche
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Peter Lang Pub Incorporated

Image of Excellence is the hard-hitting story of what Time once called «America's Most Famous School.» Born in the despair of the Great Depression, the Ohio State University School grew to preeminence during the American progressive school movement launched by legendary education philosopher John Dewey. Throughout its thirty-six year history,
The Principle of Excellence
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Nimi Wariboko
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-10-26 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This book disturbs the 'normal' and depoliticized meaning of virtue through a genealogical reading of the debates, conceptual struggles, and ambiguities that were cleansed by virtue ethicists to produce today's conception of excellence. This approach provides the narrative raw material to craft a new meaning of excellence as a creative
Images of War and War of Images
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Karine Hildenbrand, Gérard Hugues
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-03-26 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Contributors to this volume address the issue of the representation of warfare, in an attempt to assess the veracity or mendacity of war images and their probable impact upon the sequence of events. War images may trigger unfathomable horror or conversely and paradoxically attain sublimity. The margin is sometimes narrow
An Image of the Soul in Speech
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: David N. McNeill
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-01 - Publisher: Penn State Press

In this book, David McNeill illuminates Plato&’s distinctive approach to philosophy by examining how his literary portrayal of Socrates manifests an essential interdependence between philosophic and ethical inquiry. In particular, McNeill demonstrates how Socrates&’s confrontation with profound ethical questions about his public philosophic activity is the key to understanding the