Enhancing learning and teaching about mental health across the disciplines
Video highlights from the September 18, 2015 press conference at OISE, the University of Toronto. Launching the groundbreaking new book, "Psychiatry and the Business of Madness: An Ethical and Epistemological Accounting", published by Palgrave-Macmillan and authored by Dr. Bonnie Burstow.Continue
Added by Jill Anderson on September 21, 2015 at 12:35 — No Comments
This year's British Sociological Association Auto/Biography study group one-day Christmas Conference will be held on Friday 18th December at the British Library, 96 Euston Road, London NW1 2DB.
Call for papers on the theme of: examining questions of coercion and consent in the analysis of lives. As well as completed papers, work in progress is very much welcomed. Please send title and a brief abstract by no later than 12th…
Added by Jill Anderson on September 3, 2015 at 19:18 — No Comments
The Educational Journal of Living Theories (EJOLTS) is committed to publishing living-educational-theory (often shortened to living-theory) accounts of practitioner-researchers from a wide range of global, social, cultural and professional contexts.
In this issue (June 2015) all the contributions involve self-studies of teacher-education practices.Continue
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Drawing from mindfulness education and social justice teaching, this book explores an anti-oppressive pedagogy for university and college classrooms. Authentic classroom discussions about oppression and diversity can be difficult; a mindful approach allows students to explore their experiences with compassion and to engage in critical inquiry to confront their deeply held beliefs and value systems. This engaging book is full of practical tips for deepening learning, addressing…Continue
Added by Jill Anderson on September 2, 2015 at 9:14 — No Comments