Gert Biesta is Professor of Education and Director of Research for 0.8 and NIVOZ Professor for Education at the University of Humanistic Studies, the Netherlands for 0.2. He is Visiting Professor at NLA University College, Bergen, Norway, and an associate member of the Education Council of the Netherlands (Onderwijsraad), the advisory body of the Dutch government and partliament. His work focuses on the theory and philosophy of education and the theory and philosophy of educational and social research, with a particular interest in policy and questions concerning democracy and democratisation.
Newest selected publications
Naughton, C., Biesta, G. and Cole, DR. (2017) 'Art, Artists and Pedagogy Philosophy and the Arts in Education'. Routledge. ISSN 10: 1351387359 ISSN 13: 9781351387354
Biesta, G. (2017) 'P4C after Auschwitz: On immanence and transcendence in education.'. Childhood & Philosophy, 30 (28). pp. 617 - 628. ISSN: 1984-5987 Open Access Link
Biesta, G. (2017) 'Touching the soul? Exploring an alternative outlook for philosophical work with children and young people'. Childhood & Philosophy, 13 (28). pp. 415 - 452. ISSN: 1984-5987 Open Access Link
Biesta, G., Marques, M., Powell, J. and Zapp, M. (Accepted) 'How does research evaluation impact educational research? Exploring intended and unintended consequences of research assessment in the United Kingdom, 1986–2014.'. European Educational Research Journal. ISSN: 1474-9041
Biesta, G. (2017) 'Persoonsvorming of subjectificatie? Een poging tot verdere verheldering.'. Narthex, 17 (2). pp. 5 - 10. ISSN: 1569-3015 Open Access Link