The Paulo Freire Reader

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Continuum, 1998 - Education - 291 pages
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These readings have been chosen by Ana Maria Araujo Freire and Donaldo Macedo, who also provide a cogent introduction to the life and times:
-- From Pedagogy of the Oppressed, The Fear of Freedom, The "Banking" Concept of Education
-- From Education for Critical Consciousness, Education and Conscientizacao
-- From Pedagogy in Process, the introduction
-- A dialogue between Freire and Macedo, Literacy in Guinea-Bissau Revisited
-- Selections from Learning to Question
-- From Pedagogy of the City, The Challenges of Urban Education
-- From Pedagogy of Hope, A Further "Reading of the World"
-- Selections from Pedagogy of the Heart

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and Donaldo Macedo
Pedagogy of the Oppressed
The Fear of Freedom

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The late Paulo Freire was a world renowned educator, writer, and social activist. Among the books translated from Portuguese by Paradigm Publishers are "Pedagogy of Indignation" (2004), "Daring to Dream" (2007), and another new book forthcoming in 2012. Freire s early book, "Pedagogy of the Oppressed", sold more than 1 million copies and was translated to fifty languages.

Donaldo Macedo is professor of English and Distinguished Professor of Liberal Arts and Education at the University of Massachusetts - Boston. He is the author of many books, including "Literacies of Power" and the forthcoming "Ideology Matters", coauthored with Paulo Freire.

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