NYU Steinhardt

Autonomy, Authority, and Anarchism in Education: A Global Perspective

  • Course Number: INTE-UE 0012
  • Hours: 45
  • Units: 3
  • Description: This introductory course guides students in the study of education across eras, cultures, & national boundaries from an accessible political philosophical perspective. This exploration is framed through analysis of the titular concepts, linking them to recurring political narratives & identifying how each has defined large- & small-scale educational ideals & experiences around the world. Though theoretical in focus, we will examine historical & contemporary educational projects, highlighting our core concepts through discussions of liberal education, indoctrination/propaganda, democracy, & educational rights across the globe.
  • Old Course Number: E53.0012