Talks on Education, Art, and Philosophy

Talks on Education, Art, and Philosophy

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Overview

This book is a collection of reflections on the state of education, art and philosophy, principally in modern Turkey. The contributed chapters include: the identity and social roles of teachers; foreign experts’ opinions concerning the structure of the Turkish education system; repercussions of recent Turkish education policies; a provocative essay on the underdetermination of scientific theories; the role of political power on state theatres in Turkey; the relationship between society and art as seen through the lens of theater; the connections between meliorism and other concepts philosophical such optimism and messianism.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781622734788
Publisher: Vernon Art and Science
Publication date: 10/29/2018
Series: Series in Education
Pages: 166
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.35(d)

About the Author

Ilker Aysel works as a research assistant at Mugla Sitki Kocman University. He has a PhD in the field of Sociology. His research interests are sociology of education, disadvantageous groups in education, rural life, and criminology.

Yilmaz Ilker Yorulmaz works as a research assistant at Mugla Sitki Kocman University. He has an M.A and studying PhD in the field of educational administration. His research interests include organizational behavior, critical education, and theories in educational administration.

Caglar Kaya works as a research assistant at Mugla Sitki Kocman University. He has an M.A and studying PhD in the field of educational administration. His research interests are political behaviors in education, risk society, culture of fear, and critical education.

Table of Contents

Chapter I

Teaching: A profession between sacredness and professionalism

Prof. Dr. Kursad Yilmaz, Dumlupinar University

Chapter II

Investigation of foreign experts’ opinions about the Turkish education system

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Necdet Aykac, Mugla Sitki Kocman University

Mr. Selcuk Atik, M.A., Mugla Sitki Kocman University

Ms. Hilal Bilgin, M.A., Mugla Sitki Kocman University

Ms. Gulsen Ozturk Yurtseven, M.A., Mugla Sitki Kocman University

Chapter III

Repercussions of Turkish national education policies

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Vural Hosgorur, Mugla Sitki Kocman University

Chapter IV

Underdetermination of scientific theories

Asst. Prof. Dr. Pakize Arikan Sandikcioglu, İzmir Katip Celebi University

Chapter V

The relationship between political power and state theatres in Turkey

Mr. Emre Savut, M.A., Dokuz Eylul University

Asst. Prof. Dr. Levent Yilmaz, Dokuz Eylul University

Chapter VI

An instinctive motion in art: Automatism

Asst. Prof. A. Reva Boynukalin, Cankiri Karatekin University

Chapter VII

“Good” future expectation of modern man: Meliorism

Asst. Prof. Dr. Deniz Kundakci, Kastamonu University

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