Humanities in the 21st Century: Perspectives, Challenges and Good Practices

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Humanities in the 21st Century: Perspectives, Challenges and Good Practices

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Edited by Elena Xeni

Year: 2014

Format: eBook

 

The role and the teaching of humanities are critically reviewed in this first bookseries on humanities. This is a must-read book for researchers and practitioners in the field.

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The role and the teaching of humanities are critically reviewed in this book on humanities. Explored within are human rights and challenges, humanizing science, the cultural mission of philosophy, and modern teaching in the area of liberal arts. This volume explores the practices and challenges to practitioners and researchers in the field of humanities.

Introduction

Elena Xeni

The Humanities and Human Rights in the 21st Century: Perspectives on and from the Classroom

Kerry Bystrom and Florian Becker

Can Science Be Humanized? A Challenge to Humanities

Dipannita Datta

Fighting the ‘Humanistic Muteness’: Hopes and Possibilities

Dominika Boroń

Elena Xeni is a Teaching Fellow in Language Arts/ Literacy at the Department of Education, University of Cyprus. Between the years 2007-2013, she was an Adjunct Teaching Staff in Language Arts at the Bachelor Programme in Sciences of Education (BPSE Programme), University of Luxembourg. Her teaching and research interests focus on best practices in language and literature teaching and learning, teacher training and children’s literature translation process research (ChLTPR).