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Yusef Waghid

Yusef Waghid

Yusef Waghid is a distinguished professor of philosophy of education at Stellenbosch University, South Africa. His most recent books include: African philosophy of education reconsidered: On being human (London: Routledge, 2014); Pedagogy our of bounds: Untamed variations of democratic education (Rotterdam: Sense Publishers, 2014); (with Faiq Waghid & Zayd Waghid) Educational technology and pedagogic encounters: Democratic education in potentiality (Rotterdam: Sense Publishers, 2016); (with Nuraan Davids) Ethical dimensions of Muslim education (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016); and (with Nuraan Davids) Educational leadership in becoming: On the potential of leadership in action (London & New York: Routledge, 2016).
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