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Title A light in dark times : Maxine Greene and the unfinished conversation / edited by William Ayers and Janet L. Miller.
Imprint New York : Teachers College Press, [1998]

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Subject Greene, Maxine.
Education -- Philosophy.
Education -- Social aspects -- United States.
Educational change.
Alt Name Greene, Maxine.
Ayers, William, 1944-
Miller, Janet L., 1945-
NetLibrary, Inc.
Description x, 278 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Doing philosophy : Maxine Greene and the pedagogy of possibility / William Ayers -- Philosopher of/for freedom / Wendy Kohli -- Dinner with Maxine / Mark Weiss, Candy Systra and Sheila Slater -- In the presence of others / Karen Ernst, Maureen Miletta and Kathleen Reilly -- On becoming American : an exploratory essay / Sonia Nieto -- Maxine Greene and the incompleted project / Herbert Kohl -- What role for the arts? / Leon Botstein -- Social responsibility and imagination : lessons and letters / Sandra Hollingsworth -- Education for democracy / Linda Darling-Hammond -- On doing something more / Deborah P. Britzman -- Notes on the intellectual : in praise of Maxine Greene / William F. Pinar -- Landscapes, biography, and the preservation of the present / Craig Kridel -- Restaging the civil ceremonies of schooling / Madeleine R. Grumet -- Autobiography and the necessary incompleteness of teachers' stories / Janet L. Miller -- Ethics and the imagination / Nel Noddings -- Meandering and mattering : moving toward horizonal persons / Louise M. Berman -- Living dangerously : toward a poetics of women's lived experience / Mary-Ellen Jacobs -- Voicing from the margins : the politics and passion of pluralism in the work of Maxine Greene / Peter McLaren and Carlos Alberto Torres -- Greener pastures / Michelle Fine -- The social context of educational reform / Jean Anyon -- Pursuing public space : Maxine Greene and sameness in utter diversity / Norm Fruchter -- When safety and joy are breached / Jonathan G. Silin -- The end of innocence / Jo Anne Pagano -- Maxine Greene and the arousal of a passionate public / Frank Pignatelli.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, 1999. Available via the World Wide Web. Available in multiple electronic file formats. Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries.
ISBN 0585098832 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 42330991
Additional Format Original (DLC) 97038316 (OCoLC)37652719.
Table of Contents
 Publisher's Note 
ISeeing Past Experiences in New Ways1
 1Doing Philosophy: Maxine Greene and the Pedagogy of Possibility / William Ayers3
 2Philosopher of/for Freedom / Wendy Kohli11
 3Dinner With Maxine / Mark Weiss, Candy Systra, Sheila Slater22
 4In the Presence of Others / Karen Ernst, Maureen Miletta, Kathleen Reilly33
IIA Community in the Making41
 5On Becoming American: An Exploratory Essay / Sonia Nieto45
 6Maxine Greene and the Incompleted Project / Herbert Kohl58
 7What Role for the Arts? / Leon Botstein62
 8Social Responsibility and Imagination: Lessons and Letters / Sandra Hollingsworth71
 9Education for Democracy / Linda Darling-Hammond78
IIILooking At Things Large93
 10On Doing Something More / Deborah P. Britzman97
 11Notes on the Intellectual: In Praise of Maxine Greene / William F. Pinar108
 12Landscapes, Biography, and the Preservation of the Present / Craig Kridel122
 13Restaging the Civil Ceremonies of Schooling / Madeleine R. Grumet134
 14Autobiography and the Necessary Incompleteness of Teachers' Stories / Janet L. Miller145
IVWhen Freedom is the Question155
 15Ethics and the Imagination / Nel Noddings159
 16Meandering and Mattering: Moving Toward Horizonal Persons / Louise M. Berman170
 17Living Dangerously: Toward a Poetics of Women's Lived Experience / Mary-Ellen Jacobs180
 18Voicing From the Margins: The Politics and Passion of Pluralism in the Work of Maxine Greene / Peter McLaren, Carlos Alberto Torres190
VLived Worlds205
 19Greener Pastures / Michelle Fine209
 20The Social Context of Educational Reform / Jean Anyon219
 21Pursuing Public Space: Maxine Greene and the Sameness in Utter Diversity / Norm Fruchter229
 22When Safety and Joy Are Breached / Jonathan G. Silin241
 23The End of Innocence / Jo Anne Pagano254
 24Maxine Greene and the Arousal of a Passionate Public / Frank Pignatelli262
 About the Contributors267