Mapping the Constellation of Educational Marxism(s)

  title={Mapping the Constellation of Educational Marxism(s)},
  author={Tyson E. Lewis},
  journal={Educational Philosophy and Theory},
  pages={114 - 98}
  • T. Lewis
  • Published 1 January 2012
  • Sociology
  • Educational Philosophy and Theory
In this paper, the author maps three radically different visions of Marxism in educational philosophy. Each ‘register’ contains insights but also contradictions that cannot easily be resolved through internal modifications of the theory or through theoretical synthesis with other registers. The radical function of Marxist pedagogy is to create a constellation of Marxisms through which the outline of history can emerge. As such, the author ends with a new emphasis in Marxist education on the… 
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