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Professor Richard Smith

Emeritus Professor

Emeritus Professor in the School of Education

Research interests

  • Critique of educational research
  • The importance of Not Knowing
  • The moral psychology of self-belief
  • Virtue epistemology

Esteem Indicators

  • 2013: Chair: Philosophy of Education Society of GB (elected)
  • 2013: Output Assessor: Research Excellence Framework (REF) Panel 25 (Education)
  • 2013: Commissioned by Routledge publishers: To produce Major Themes in Education: Philosophy of Education II (5-vol anthology covering 1998-2013), to be published in 2014


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Chapter in book

Edited book

Journal Article

Supervision students