Dr Sonja K Arndt

Sonja Arndt

Senior Lecturer, ECE, Global Studies in Education, Philosophy in/of Education


Cultural Learning; Early Childhood Learning; Early Childhood/Early Years Education; Education

Global studies in education, Philosophy of the Other, philosophy of education, childhood studies, post humanism

Qualifications: PhD

Contact Details

Name  Extn.  Username  Room  Department
Arndt, Dr Sonja 8245 skarndt TT.2.11 Te Whiringa Educational Leadership and P

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Recent Publications

  • Arndt, S., Urban, M., Murray, C., Smith, K., Swadener, B., & Ellegaard, T. (2018). Contesting early childhood professional identities: A cross-national discussion. Contemporary Issues in Early Childhood, 19(2), 97-116. doi:10.1177/1463949118768356

  • Tesar, M., & Arndt, S. (2018). Philosophies and ethics of the project archive. Educational Philosophy and Theory, 1-11. doi:10.1080/00131857.2018.1476237

  • Arndt, S. K. (2018). Early childhood teacher cultural Otherness and belonging. Contemporary Issues in Early Childhood. doi:10.1177/1463949118783382

  • Arndt, S., & Tesar, M. (2018). True Fake News: Reshaping educational policies with the #MarchofOurLives. Policy Futures in Education, 16(3), 233-236. doi:10.1177/1478210318772205

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