About the Author
Michael A. Peters is Professor of Education at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Adjunct Professor in the School of Art, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT). In addition to editing Educational Philosophy and Theory, Policy Futures in Education and E-Learning and Digital Media
, he has written over fifty books, including most recently the trilogy (co-authored with Simon Marginson and Peter Murphy) Creativity and the Global Knowledge Economy
(2009) Global Creation: Space, Connection and Universities in the Age of the Knowledge Economy
(2010), Imagination: Three Models of Imagination in the Age of the Knowledge Economy
(2010) (AESA Critics Book Award 2010); Subjectivity and Truth: Foucault, Education and the Culture of the Self
(2008) (AESA Critics Book Award 2009), and Building Knowledge Cultures: Educational and Development in the Age of Knowledge Capitalism
(2006), both with Tina (A.C.) Besley.