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Teaching defiance: stories and strategies for activist educators

Teaching defiance: stories and strategies for activist educators

By: Michael Newman

The title and Mike’s extensive union and adult education background identifies this as a compulsory ‘gift to self’. And Mike delivers. Like his powerful ‘Defining the enemy’, this text gets straight to the point. Our mission, he says, is to help people become truly conscious, make up their own minds, develop morality and take control…

Social ecology: applying ecological understanding to our lives and our planet

Social ecology: applying ecological understanding to our lives and our planet

By: David Wright, Dr. Catherine E. Camden-Pratt, Stuart B. Hill, Ph.D.

Social ecology addresses the burning question of how to apply ecological understanding to every aspect of our lives. The twenty-seven contributors, all of whom have directly or indirectly contributed to the teaching of social ecology in Australia and beyond, share their experiences in this “coming of age” anthology of keynote articles. These are of particular…