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Self-Study of Teaching and Teacher Education Practices

Self-Study in Physical Education Teacher Education

Exploring the interplay of practice and scholarship

Editors: Ovens, Alan, Fletcher, Tim (Eds.)

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  • Introduces self-study of teacher education practices and makes it accessible to physical education scholars
  • Focuses specifically on how self-study enables reflexivity on practice – a key lacuna in critical research more generally
  • Brings together key international scholars of Physical Education
  • Provides examples of teacher educators engaging with self-study as part of their personal research profile
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In this in-depth examination of self-study as a research methodology, an international selection of physical education scholars share their ideas and experiences and consider the value of self-study as a vector for highlighting the emerging conflicts, dilemmas, and debates currently developing in teaching and teacher education pedagogies. A vital new addition to Springer’s series Self-Study of Teacher Education Practices, the volume is divided into three sections assessing the significance of the approach itself, offering detailed subject-relevant case studies, and exploring the nuances and controversies attending the evolution of the methodology.

The contributors show how self-study enables reflexivity in pedagogical practice, a notable lacuna in current critical research, and at the same time they make the technique accessible to scholars of physical education wanting a practicable introduction to the subject. The analysis also explores the implications of applying self-study to pedagogy itself, to the curriculum, and to human movement and educational practice more generally. By embracing more organic, emergent notions of research practice and learning, the book achieves a broader and more inclusive survey of pedagogical work in physical education teacher education that fully acknowledges the complexities of the field.

Table of contents (14 chapters)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

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eBook 85,59 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Self-Study in Physical Education Teacher Education
Book Subtitle
Exploring the interplay of practice and scholarship
Editors
  • Alan Ovens
  • Tim Fletcher
Series Title
Self-Study of Teaching and Teacher Education Practices
Series Volume
13
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-05663-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-05663-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-05662-3
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-34278-8
Series ISSN
1875-3620
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 192
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