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The Cultural and Social Foundations of Education

Philosophy of STEM Education

A Critical Investigation

Authors: Chesky, Nataly Z., Wolfmeyer, Mark R.

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Winner of the American Educational Studies Association (AESA) Critics' Choice Book Award for 2016

Philosophy of STEM Education uses philosophical methods to investigate STEM education's purpose and assumptions. It details the why (axiology), the how (epistemology) and the what (ontology) of STEM by drawing upon a variety of philosophies of education, science, mathematics, and technology.

About the authors

Nataly Z. Chesky is Assistant Professor of Elementary Education at the State University of New York at New Paltz, USA.
 
Mark R. Wolfmeyer is Assistant Professor in the Department of Education, Kutztown University, USA.

Table of contents (5 chapters)

  • Introduction to STEM Education

    Chesky, Nataly Z. (et al.)

    Pages 1-16

  • STEM’s What, Why, and How? Ontology, Axiology, and Epistemology

    Chesky, Nataly Z. (et al.)

    Pages 17-43

  • Critical Inquiry into STEM Education

    Chesky, Nataly Z. (et al.)

    Pages 44-74

  • Critical Opportunities in STEM Education

    Chesky, Nataly Z. (et al.)

    Pages 75-89

  • Concluding Thoughts

    Chesky, Nataly Z. (et al.)

    Pages 90-94

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Hardcover $67.50
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  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Philosophy of STEM Education
Book Subtitle
A Critical Investigation
Authors
Series Title
The Cultural and Social Foundations of Education
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc.
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-53546-7
DOI
10.1057/9781137535467
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-53545-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 105
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