13 SES 13 JS, “Publish yet Perish”: Philosophy of Education in an Age of Impact Factors
Joint Session with NW 23<br> Symposium
In Norway, philosophy of education does not operate in the same hostile climate as in other European countries. The great majority of Norwegian philosophers of education have a tenured position, which implies that their salaries are safely secured by the state’s basic funding of the Norwegian Universities and University Colleges. A strong commitment to various aspects of education shapes the course, topics, approaches, methods and dissemination of their work. This is a continuation of the strong tradition of the Norwegian school of ‘philosophers of praxis’ (i.e. Hellesnes, 1969; Skjervhem, 1969). Moreover, Norwegian philosophers of education publish widely in a large number of journals on educational theory, research and practice, not in philosophy journals. Most publications are in Norwegian. But with the stated ambition of promoting Norway as a “leading knowledge based economy” (Ministry of Knowledge, 2012) follows the expectation of more international publications and to “save” the quality of Norwegian educational research by performing systematic meta-analysis and reflections on the visions, missions and quality-criteria of educational research (Norwegian Research Council, 2004, 2006). This development creates quite a few dilemmas and puts the field under pressure along the lines observed in many countries worldwide.
00. Central Events (Keynotes, EERA-Panel, EERJ Round Table, Invited Sessions)
Network 1. Continuing Professional Development: Learning for Individuals, Leaders, and Organisations
Network 2. Vocational Education and Training (VETNET)
Network 3. Curriculum Innovation
Network 4. Inclusive Education
Network 5. Children and Youth at Risk and Urban Education
Network 6. Open Learning: Media, Environments and Cultures
Network 7. Social Justice and Intercultural Education
Network 8. Research on Health Education
Network 9. Assessment, Evaluation, Testing and Measurement
Network 10. Teacher Education Research
Network 11. Educational Effectiveness and Quality Assurance
Network 12. LISnet - Library and Information Science Network
Network 13. Philosophy of Education
Network 14. Communities, Families and Schooling in Educational Research
Network 15. Research Partnerships in Education
Network 16. ICT in Education and Training
Network 17. Histories of Education
Network 18. Research in Sport Pedagogy
Network 19. Ethnography
Network 20. Research in Innovative Intercultural Learning Environments
Network 22. Research in Higher Education
Network 23. Policy Studies and Politics of Education
Network 24. Mathematics Education Research
Network 25. Research on Children's Rights in Education
Network 26. Educational Leadership
Network 27. Didactics – Learning and Teaching
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