By Roy Fisher

Education in renowned Culture explores what makes colleges, schools, lecturers and scholars a permanent concentration for quite a lot of modern media. what's it in regards to the tuition event that makes us desire to relive it time and again? The publication presents an outline of schooling because it is represented in pop culture, including a framework in which educators can interpret those representations with regards to their very own expert values and improvement. The analyses are contextualised inside of modern, old and ideological frameworks, and make connections among renowned representations and political discourses approximately schooling.

Through its exam of movie, tv, well known lyrics and fiction, this publication tackles academic subject matters that recur in pop culture, and demonstrates how they intersect with debates relating instructor functionality, the curriculum and younger people’s behaviour and morality. Chapters discover how reports of schooling are either mirrored and developed in ways in which occasionally make stronger authentic academic views, and infrequently face up to and oppose them.

Education in well known Culture will stimulate severe mirrored image at the well known myths discourses that encompass academics and instructing. it is going to serve to deepen analyses of educating and studying and their linked institutional and societal contexts in an artistic and not easy way.

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