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Michael A Peters

Michael A Peters

Michael A. Peters is professor of education at the University of Waikato in New Zealand and professor emeritus at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His most recent books include: "Obama and the End of the American Dream" (2012), "Interculturalism, Education and Dialogue" (2012) (with Tina Besley) and "Educational Philosophy and Politics" (2012).

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Michael A Peters

Michael A Peters

Michael A. Peters is professor of education at the University of Waikato in New Zealand and professor emeritus at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His most recent books include: "Obama and the End of the American Dream" (2012), "Interculturalism, Education and Dialogue" (2012) (with Tina Besley) and "Educational Philosophy and Politics" (2012).

Other articles by this author

Inventing Human Rights

By Michael A Peters, Truthout | News Analysis

52312ob cat

Obama, Education and the End of the American Dream

By Michael A Peters, Truthout | News Analysis

The Rights of the Child, "Adultism" and the Philosophy of Childhood

By Michael A Peters and Viktor Johansson, Truthout | News Analysis

Knowledge Work Under Cognitive Capitalism

By Michael A Peters and James Reveley, Truthout | Op-Ed

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Why Equality Matters

By Michael A Peters, Truthout | News Analysis

The Public Intellectual: Michael A. Peters

By Michael A Peters, Truthout | Public Intellectual
Page 2 of 2