March 8, 2016
The best weapon against violence may, in fact, be pedagogy. Brad Evans explores the inseparability of education and violence and examines ways to address violence-related questions with the students who will carry the responsibility of responding creatively to the tragedies of their time.
Questions to think about:
- How can education engage with violence, teach about it and explore it without desensitizing students to terror?
- Do the ethical questions of violence extend into teaching about violence?
- What pedagogies best prepare students to make ethical decisions in challenging contexts?
Full lecture: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Utrx1G9ql0