Curriculum Studies in India

Dr. William Pinar, Professor and Canada Research Chair

Date: September 12, 2014

 
Abstract:
To study the state of curriculum studies in India, Pinar worked with five scholars there asking about the intellectual life history and present circumstances of the field in India. Three members of an international panel also participated. Pinar will discuss the project and provide a summary of what he learned.

Short Bio:
Before coming to the University of British Columbia, Pinar taught at Louisiana State University, where he served as the St. Bernard Parish Alumni Endowed Professor. He has also served as the Frank Talbott Professor at the University of Virginia and the A. Lindsay O’Connor Professor of American Institutions at Colgate University. He is the editor of the International Handbook of Curriculum Research.

This seminar is part of the 2014-2015 EDCP seminar series “International Perspectives in Curriculum and Pedagogy” hosted by William E. Doll Jr., Donna Trueit and William Pinar.

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