By Nicola Pizzolato,John D. Holst
This quantity presents proof for the argument of a vital position of pedagogy within the interpretation of Gramsci’s political concept. Gramsci’s view that ‘every dating of hegemony is unavoidably a pedagogical dating’ makes it primary to brush aside slim and formal interpretations of his academic theories as using to education merely. This booklet argues that what's required particularly is an inquiry into the Italian thinker’s huge conceptualisation of pedagogy, which he regarded as a necessary political task, critical to figuring out and reworking society.
Preceded by means of a wide advent that positions Gramsci in his context and within the literature, the essays during this ebook significantly revisit the various passages of the legal Notebooks and pre-prison writings the place Gramsci addresses the nexus among politics and pedagogy. a few essays observe these thoughts to express contexts. The publication for the 1st time brings to the eye of an English-speaking viewers voices from the present historiography in Italy and Latin America.
We are pressured at general durations to think about how Gramsci may perhaps nonetheless be precious, specifically nationwide territories, in a world context. How do we keep it up with pessimism of the intelligence, yet locate a few foundation for optimism of the will?
From the foreword of Anne Showstack Sassoon, Visiting Professor of Politics on the division of Politics at Birbeck, collage of London
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Antonio Gramsci: A Pedagogy to Change the World (Critical Studies of Education) by Nicola Pizzolato,John D. Holst