Theses - Education
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“It's not voluntourism”: unpacking young people's narrative claims to authenticity and differentiation in the international volunteer experience (Faculty of Education, University of Cambridge, 2016-10-04)This qualitative research study explores how a group of 27 British undergraduate students make meaning of their experiences as they prepare for, participate in, and reflect upon a short-term international volunteer excursion ...
Through the lens of Levinas: An ethnographically-informed case study of pupils’ practices of facing in music-making (2015-10-06)This study investigates how the philosophy of Emmanuel Levinas might shape practice in music education. In a climate of accountability and performativity within wider educational policy-making, the drive for ever-increasing ...
(2015-10-06)This thesis presents young British readers’ engagement with manga regarding literary, aesthetic, social, and cultural dimensions. The study explores young readers’ points of views of their reading preference – manga. I ...