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Ira Shor
Position: Professor, College of Staten Island. English
Campus Affiliation: College of Staten Island
Room Number: 4407
Office Hours: Wednesdays 5:15-6:30
Degrees/Diplomas: Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
Research Interests: Composition and rhetoric; critical pedagogy and literacy; working-class studies; critical whiteness and cultural studies; Paulo Freire theory and methods; urban eduation; rhetoric of space and place; rhetoric of occupy.
Specialization: Composition Theory and Rhetoric|Pedagogy


 

Selected Publications:

  • Critical Teaching and Everyday Life (1980), University of Chicago Press, 4th printing, 1992.

  • Culture Wars: School and Society in the Conservative Restoration (1986), University of Chicago Press, 4th printing, 1992.

  • Freire for the Classroom (1987), Boynton-Cook/Heinemann, 10th printing, 2002.

  • A Pedagogy for Liberation (1987), Bergin-Garvey/Greenwood, 9th printing, 2002.

  • Empowering Education (1992), University of Chicago Press, 4th printing, 2000.

  • When Students Have Power, University of Chicago Press, 2nd printing, 1998.

  • Critical Literacy in Action: Writing Words, Changing Worlds--A Tribute to the Life and Work of Paulo Freire (1921-1997), Boynton-Cook/Heinemann, 1999.

  • Education Is Politics: Critical Teaching Across Differences (K-12), Vol. 1, Boynton-Cook/Heinemann, 1999.

  • Education Is Politics: Critical Teaching Across Differences (Post-Secondary), Vol. 2, Boynton-Cook Heinemann, 2000.