Pedagogy and Sexual Difference (2007/2008)

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Course code
4S00818
Name of lecturer
Anna Maria Piussi
Number of ECTS credits allocated
4
Academic sector
M-PED/01 - PEDAGOGY, THEORIES OF EDUCATION AND SOCIAL EDUCATION
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Sem. II B dal Apr 21, 2008 al May 31, 2008.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

The course intends to promote the awareness of the apparent neutrality of pedagogical Sciences and practices. The category of sexual difference and of being woman/man will be assumed to be central in the educational research and process.

Syllabus

1.The sense of the sexual difference in a perspective of freedom
2.The educator: she/he is at last two. The pivotal role of relationship in educational research and processes

After a few introductory lessons, the course will take the form of a seminar, producing a final paper. Students are warmly invited to do the assigned readings befor the beginning of the course.

Recommended reading:
-Piussi A.M., Due sessi, un mondo. Educazione e pedagogia alla luce della differenza sessuale, QuiEdit, Verona 2008.
-Piussi A.M., La sapienza della relazione viva, “Pedagogika”, n. 6, 2006, pp. 8-11.
-Rivera Garretas María Milagros, Donne in relazione, Liguori, Napoli 2007.
-Terragni Marina, La scomparsa delle donne, Mondadori, Milano 2007

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral examination. The seminarial work and the final paper, if positively assessed, can replace the oral examination.